Travis Scott is perhaps slowly returning from his self-imposed exile to headline festivals once more this 12 months, however followers don’t appear apt to let him neglect concerning the catastrophe at his personal Astroworld Competition which prompted him to go on hiatus within the first place.
Living proof: Travis and Kylie Jenner have come underneath hearth for the decorations for his or her one-year-old son Aire’s birthday day, which had been impressed by the huge inflatable head from the pageant. The pageant’s decorations had been, after all, impressed by Travis’ third studio album, additionally known as Astroworld and named after a defunct theme park in his hometown, Houston.
As he told GQ in 2017, “They tore down AstroWorld to construct extra condo area… We would like it again. We would like the constructing again. That’s why I’m doing it. It took the enjoyable out of the town.”
Observers on social media are calling out the Astroworld-themed celebration for “mocking” the victims of the doomed 2021 pageant, throughout which a crowd crush triggered 10 deaths and hundreds of injuries. Travis remains to be dealing with a massive wrongful death/injury lawsuit combining over 1,000 circumstances, and a few survivors have criticized his efforts to make amends.
Kylie Jenner is being criticized for having an ‘Astroworld’ themed celebration for her son Aire.
Followers name the decorations used “tasteless” for the victims of the deadly crowd crush at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Competition. pic.twitter.com/SkZ4tF8g6Z
— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) February 2, 2023
Kinda in dangerous style for Kylie to brighten her children celebration like Astroworld contemplating what occurred 🥴
— Al (@alliekahlke) February 2, 2023
Kylie Jennef nonetheless doing Astroworld themed events after what occurred in Astroworld is disgusting. A 9-years-old child died there, please.
— alessandra however not ambrosio (@sallioaux) February 2, 2023
kylie utilizing astroworld branding for her kids’s celebration is a bit scary to me
— j (@gucciandior) February 1, 2023
I actually attempt to not give a shit about celeb information bc it’s not like celebrities give a shit about me lmao however Kylie Jenner naming her son a variation of “air” after 10 folks tragically died of asphyxiation at Astroworld is wild to me. I’m bewildered. Rattling.
— dom the goblin (@potato_meringue) January 23, 2023
Nevertheless, some followers are defending the couple, declaring that they’ve used comparable theming for his or her six-year-old daughter Stormi’s events up to now and arguing that the decorations are a reference to the album, not the pageant.
one factor travis scott gon do is have an astroworld theme celebration for his children 😭
— Lani 💙🇵🇷 (@hoeshatelanii) February 2, 2023
stormi’s events all the time look so cool and I like how kylie sticks to that stormiworld thingy
— Tenbe$t (@t_tenbest) February 1, 2023
that is annoying as a result of stormis birthday was astroworld themed too
— 😈 (@JAYDAAAMAIN) February 2, 2023
Broooooo they do that EVERY YEAR for his or her children themed birthday events! Y’all reaching its so humorous lol wait till the ACTUAL ASTROWORLD FESTIVAL come again this November, have your indicators prepared I’m going ! https://t.co/wEDy5bY9IW
— Chandlar W. Bloom (@King_Capton) February 2, 2023