Roddy Ricch wants to use his platform for the better.
Following the tragedy of the Astroworld Festival this past weekend, Ricch has offered to pledge his earnings from his performance to the families of the eight victims.
Opening day of Astroworld ended with the loss of eight lives and hundreds injured.
Ricch took the Thirlls Stage at around 5:30PM at Houston’s NRG Park. Daily Mail reported that the rapper performed for about half an hour.
In addition, SZA – who also performed took it to Twitter to share her condolences following the heartbreaking news.
Speechless about last night I’m actually in shock n don’t even know what to say .. just praying for everyone in Houston especially the families of those that lost their lives 😔🙏🏾
— SZA (@sza) November 6, 2021
BIA and Metro Boomin also performed and took it to Twitter to offer their support.
I’m deeply saddened by what happened last night at Astro World. 😢💔 My prayers and thoughts go out to all the lives lost, their families and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. 🙏🏾
— BIA (@BIABIA) November 6, 2021
Would love to be involved somehow https://t.co/YXw011ublw
— Metro Boomin (@MetroBoomin) November 6, 2021
Finally, rapper Travis Scott expressed his devestation of the tragedy.
— TRAVIS SCOTT (@trvisXX) November 6, 2021