Travis Scott appeared in his first song since the Astroworld music festival tragedy last November.
Scott can be heard on the track “Hold That Heat” by rapper Future and producer Southside.
The three artists also published a video for the song Saturday.
In the track, the 30-year-old rapper sings, “Hold that, turn off the heat.”
It’s unclear when the track and music video were recorded. A rep for Scott did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.
Last month, Scott spoke about the tragedy in Houston. Scott was performing at the festival when a crowd resulted in 10 deaths and hundreds of injuries.
In March, the rapper shared his Instagram Followers a link to his philanthropic campaign, Project HEAL.
“Over the past few months, I’ve taken the time and space to grieve, reflect, and do my part to heal my community,” Scott began. “Most importantly, I want to use my resources and my platform to work toward actionable change. This will be a lifetime journey for me and my family.
“While it’s easy for businesses and institutions to remain in the shadows, I feel as a leader in my community I have to stand up in times of need,” he continued. “My team and I created Project HEAL to take much-needed action to support real solutions that make all events the safest places they can be. I will always honor the victims of the Astroworld tragedy who remain in my heart forever.”
The “Sicko Mode” rapper concluded by saying, “Giving back to youth and creating opportunity is something I’ve always done and will continue to do as long as I have the chance. This program will be a catalyst for real change and I can’t wait to share the rest of the technologies and ideas we’ve been working on. Bye for now.”
When Scott, real name Jacques Bermon Webster, took the stage to close out Astroworld Music Festival 2021, the crowd was already packed with fans keen to catch a glimpse of the leading man.
Many of them sneaked into the venue in the course of the day. Authorities have said 50,000 people attended the Houston event. Over 300 people were treated at an on-site field hospital in NRG Park, and at least 13 were hospitalized afterwards The crowd reportedly increased Forward.
Scott has been criticized for not finishing the show, but he has repeatedly claimed that he was unaware of how dire the situation in the crowd was from his point of view on stage and only found out how dire things were were after his set was over.
The youngest victim of the tragedy was 9-year-old Ezra Blount. The others who died ranged in age from 14 to 27, many of whom were named in lawsuits filed in the days after the tragedy.
Fox News’ Janelle Ash and The Associated Press contributed to this report
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