It looks like Travis Scott’s performance issues will continue in 2022 thanks to a new report. According to KESQ, Scott was reportedly removed from Coachella’s 2022 lineup. to get a comment from them was unsuccessful. KESQ also reports that the city of Indio, where the festival is held, and community service director Jim Curtis also confirmed the news of Scott’s removal. Brooke Beare, the city’s director of communications and marketing, told Desert Sun that “any confirmation of the festival’s programming would come from Goldenvoice.”
The report comes after Travis sat down for his first interview since the Astroworld tragedy last month. He spoke with the personality of the radio show Charlamagne Tha God about the incident and how it has weighed on him over the following weeks. “It gets really hard because, you know, I always feel connected to my fans,” he said during the interview. “I went through something and I feel like the fans went through something and people’s parents went through something, and it hurts a lot. It hurts the community, it hurts the city.” He added: “There have been a lot of thoughts, a lot of feelings, a lot of grief and I just tried to wrap my head around it.”
In more recent news, Anheuser-Busch suspended Scott’s Cacti hard seltzer line after the Astrowrold tragedy.