Travis Scott has dropped two new singles “ESCAPE PLAN” and “MAFIA,” After he teased “ESCAPE PLAN” during his rowdy headlining set at Rolling Loud New York. To celebrate the release of the dual singles, the Texas-born artist has showcased the artwork for each single on the front and back of today’s edition of The Houston Chronicle.
Scott’s releases today align with the first day of his third-annual Astroworld Festival. On Friday, November 5, and Saturday, November 6, guests will turn up with Scott and a genre-spanning lineup—including Tame Impala, SZA, Bad Bunny, and many more—at NRG Park in Houston, Texas. Fans unable to attend the festival can stream Scott’s headlining set on Apple Music at 7:00 PM PT / 10:00 PM ET Friday evening.
Astroworld Festival is an extension of Scott’s personal vision. With a new theme, “Open Your Eyes to a Whole New Universe,” the rapper has produced a multi-stage music festival experience that captures the of AstroWorld, the legendary and now-defunct amusement park that Scott visited countless times during his childhood. Solely responsible for selecting the festival’s music lineup, including Post Malone, Rosalía, Pharrell Williams, Da Baby, Lil Wayne, Young Thug, Playboi Carti, and Megan Thee Stallion.
A portion of proceeds from the Astroworld Festival will be donated to the festival’s official charity partner, Cactus Jack Foundation. Founded by Scott, the nonprofit organization looks to empower and enrich the lives of youth by providing access to education and creative resources to ensure long-term success. Visit CactusJack.Foundation to learn more.