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Travis Scott is the first Houston rapper to sell out Madison Square Garden


Travis Scott is not only the first rapper from Houston to sell out Madison Square Garden with his Astroworld Tour, he is also the first to turn it into an amusement park.

The tour for Travis’ third studio album “ASTROWORLD” The “Wish You Were Here” tour brought together his longtime fans and newcomers for a raging night at Madison Square Garden. Sheck Wes, Don Toliver and Gunna opened up the show and Travis Scott brought out Kendrick Lamar.

Houston’s very own Bun B was in attendance.

Travis Scott has always said that “Astroworld” was inspired by Houston’s Six Flags Astroworld amusement park which was closed down on October 2005. As the concert was ending, Travis took a few minutes to thank his fans for sticking with him since day one and for being patient while he worked on “Astroworld.”

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