Drake is addressing the tragedy that occurred on the Astroworld music pageant.
The rapper, who made a shock onstage look at Travis Scott‘s Houston present on Friday, Nov. 5, took to Instagram on Monday, Nov. 8 to specific his condolences. The concert left eight people dead and 25 others hospitalized, police beforehand confirmed.
“I’ve spent the previous few days attempting to wrap my thoughts round this devastating tragedy,” Drake mentioned in his submit. “I hate resorting to this platform to precise an emotion as delicate as grief however that is the place I discover myself.”
He continued, “My coronary heart is damaged for the households and associates of those that misplaced their lives and for anybody who’s struggling. I’ll proceed to hope for all of them, and will likely be of service in any manner I can. Might God be with you all.”
Greater than a dozen concertgoers have filed lawsuits in opposition to Travis, in addition to the occasion’s organizers. One concertgoer, Kristian Paredes, named Drake in a lawsuit that was additionally named Travis, Dwell Nation and Harris County Sports activities & Conference Company, citing negligence.