‘Dior’ postpones their collaboration with Travis Scott after the Astroworld tragedy

Dior says it'll hit pause on its collaboration with Travis Scott after the tragedy at his Astroworld Festival left 10 people dead. During Parish Fashion Week in June, the luxury fashion house gave a first look at its collaboration between the rapper's Cactus Jack line. On Dec. 28 2021, a spokesperson for Dior told in a statement, "Out of respect for everyone affected by the tragic events at Astroworld, Dior has decided to postpone indefinitely the launch of products from the Cactus Jack collaboration originally intended to be included in its Summer 2022 Collection." A source familiar with the situation that it "was a mutual decision made by both Dior and Travis Scott to postpone the upcoming collection due in Jan '22, with both parties working to reschedule the launch at a later date." Since the tragedy, Anheuser-Busch announced the discontinuation of Travis' Cacti line of hard seltzers, while Nike released a statement postponing the launch of its Air Max 1 x Cactus Jack shoe. Travis has also been removed from the 2022 Coachella lineup, according to Variety.