Travis Scott is again on the street. Weeks after asserting his headlining gig at Rolling Loud LA — the Houston rapper shared extra pageant information. Travis will co-headline Mirror Mirrora alongside Skepta. The pageant will honor the life and legacy of late designer Virgil Abloh. Virgil handed away final November after a two 12 months battle with a uncommon, aggressive type of most cancers, cardiac angiosarcoma. He was 41.
Yves Tumor and Venus X may even take the stage throughout Mirror Mirror. Virgil’s spouse, Shannon Abloh, launched an announcement concerning the commemorative pageant. “Virgil had the flexibility to deliver everybody collectively to create magic,” Shannon shared. “Along with his shut collaborators, we wished to deliver everybody collectively to have fun Virgil–his legacy, his ardour, and his take care of others.
“He believed his actual work was championing others and we are going to proceed his work supporting youth within the arts with the launch of the Virgil Abloh Basis in 2023.”
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Virgil served as males’s creative director of Louis Vuitton. He additionally based the luxurious avenue label Off-White and served as Kanye West’s longtime inventive director. Abloh and Travis labored alongside one another for Scott’s Cactus Jack clothes line. The occasion was produced by Virgil Abloh Securities. It will likely be held throughout Artwork Basel on December 3.
Mirror Mirror and Rolling Loud LA signify Travis Scott’s gradual return to the music scene following final 12 months’s Astroworld Tragedy. However he dropped off the invoice following due to the deadly Astroworld incident. Tickets for Mirror Mirror go on sale Wednesday, (November 23). Proceeds will help the Virgil Abloh Basis.