“I’m honestly just devastated,” Scott stated as he many times sighed and rubbed his brow.
“We’re actually working right now to identify the families so we can help assist them through this tough time,” stated Scott.
Some concertgoers have criticized organizers for proceeding the display whilst unresponsive other people have been being given CPR and over excited, however Scott indicated he was once no longer acutely aware of how serious issues had gotten. “Any time I could make out, you know, anything that’s going on, you know, I just stopped my show and, you know, helped them get the help they need.”
Video from the live performance’s reside movement confirmed Scott pausing his efficiency and having a look on in confusion as an ambulance pulled into the group ahead of completing the live performance.
The reason for the deaths has no longer been made up our minds, and officers have no longer launched the identities of the sufferers.
“Our hearts are with the Astroworld festival family tonight — especially those we lost and their loved ones,” Astroworld organizers stated in a observation Saturday. “We are focused on supporting local officials however we can.”
Scott, a local of Houston, has more than one philanthropic tasks in the neighborhood aimed at offering sources to town adolescence. The 3rd annual pageant, a part of every week of charitable actions the place Scott and companions unveiled a number of schooling and park beautification tasks, is called after his 2018 album “Astroworld.”
“My prayers go out to the families and all those impacted by what happened at Astroworld Festival,” Scott tweeted Saturday. “Houston PD has my total support as they continue to look into the tragic loss of life.”