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Travis Scott Says He Was Unaware of Deaths Until After Show

Travis Scott performs at the Astroworld Music Festival in Houston on Nov. 5, 2021.  Scott said he didn't know that fans had died at his Astroworld festival until after his performance ended. In an interview with Charlamagne Tha God posted on Thursday, Dec. 9, Scott said he paused the performance a couple of times, but couldn't hear fans screaming for help.  (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
Travis Scott performs at the Astroworld Music Festival in Houston on Nov. 5, 2021. Scott said he didn't know that fans had died at his Astroworld festival until after his performance ended. In an interview with Charlamagne Tha God posted on Thursday, Dec. 9, Scott said he paused the performance a couple of times, but couldn't hear fans screaming for help. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)
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Houston (AP) -- Rapper Travis Scott said in an interview that he didn't know that fans had died at his Astroworld festival in Houston until after his performance.

In a lengthy interview with TV and radio personality Charlamagne Tha God posted on YouTube on Thursday, Scott described from his perspective what happened at the Nov. 5 festival that left 10 people dead.