The rapper-singer Travis Scott received another harsh news from the Astroworld victim’s family. Recently, Travis Scott’s legal team volunteered to pay the funeral expenses of the eight victims. Now the team got a letter rejecting the rapper’s offer to pay for the funeral of 9-year-old Ezra Blount.
He is the youngest of the 10 Astroworld victims of the terrible stampede in the aftermath of the horrific Astroworld performance. Earlier, Travis revealed that he has teamed up with BetterHelp; to offer free counselling to those who have been affected by the incident.
Ezra Family Told Travis Team That..
The 9-year-old Ezra Blount was killed from injuries during the November,5 Astroworld concert. The family of Ezra has rejected Travis Scott‘s offer to pay for the young boy’s funeral. In a letter, Blount family lawyer Bob Hilliard told Travis legal team, “Your client’s offer is declined. I have no doubt Mr. Scott feels remorse. His journey ahead will be painful. He must face and hopefully see that he bears some of the responsibility for this tragedy”. Ezra was the youngest of the ten victims of the Astroworld tragedy. This involved a dangerous crowd surge ensuing while Travis on stage performing at NRG Park in Houston in front of around 50,000 people.
Travis caught up between the Astroworld victims and lawsuits
However, Travis is facing around 120 lawsuits of more than $3 billion due to the Astroworld incident. Live Nation, ScoreMore, and Cactus Jack Records have also been named in the suits. As Drake was brought out as a special guest at the concert. The day after the incident, Travis posted a statement and a video on social media that revealed his shock and ‘devastation’ over the tragedy.
Kylie Wrote To Fans
The rapper’s girlfriend and soon to be mom of their second child, Kylie Jenner reacted on the same. “Travis Scott and I are broken and devastated. My thoughts and prayers are with all who lost their lives, were injured or affected in any way by yesterday’s events”. “And also for Travis who I know cares deeply for his fans and the Houston community. I want to make it clear we weren’t aware of any fatalities until the news came out after the show, and in no world would have continued filming or performing”.
Kim Kardashian too posted on behalf of her family. The rapper said he felt “devastated”, and mourned the loss of eight fans, who died as the result of a crowd surge. “I’m absolutely devastated by what took place last night. My prayers go out to the families all those impacted by what happened at Astroworld Festiva”.