Days after the mass casualties at Astroworld, presided over by rapper Travis Scott, that killed eight people and injured dozens, celebrities close to the tragedy have started speaking out about it – including Drake, who performed at the event, and members of the Kardashian family, as Scott is Kylie Jenner’s boyfriend, the father of her daughter Stormi and the baby she is expecting.
Kim Kardashian West posted a statement on her Instagram stories and Twitter Monday, which was shared by her mother Kris Jenner and sister Khloé Kardashian, adding that “our family is shocked by the tragedy” and that they are praying for the victims and anyone affected, “as well as Travis whom we Know he cares a lot about his fans and is really devastated.”
Kendall Jenner, who attended the Astroworld event, posted that she is “at a loss for words” and is “sending everyone who’s affected all my love.”
Drake, who made a surprise appearance at Astroworld—and has been sued for his alleged role in the tragedy—posted a statement to instagram Calling the incident a “devastating tragedy” and adding that “my heart is broken for the families and friends who lost their lives and for whoever is suffering.”
Kylie Jenner, who was present at the event, wrote while addressing the tragedy on Sunday instagram There are stories that “Travis and I are broken and devastated” and that she is praying for anyone who was injured or lost their lives – she also stresses that “we will have to wait until the news comes after the show.” There was no information about any fatality.”