The A3C Festival occurred this previous weekend on the Georgia Freight Depot, in Atlanta, Georgia. The huge hip-hop occasion featured Wu-Tang Clan and Lil Wayne as headliners, with an extended record star expertise behind them on the catalog. Wayne’s Tha Carter V simply earned the highest spot on Billboard, so concertgoers had been able to have a good time Weezy’s victory. Wayne took to the stage and carried out solely a handful songs earlier than his set was lower quick.
Accounts what ended Wayne’s set are unclear. An HNHH editor was current and corroborates studies that screams had been heard within the crowd and Wayne was ushered f stage by his safety instantly. Crowds started to stampede in worry, with some claiming there have been gunshots and others blaming the insanity on fights. The stampeding crowd was in a position to break by means of metallic safety obstacles whereas authorities known as for an evacuation. What initially brought about the insanity remains to be in query.
Lil Wayne took to Twitter as quickly as he was secure to ship optimistic mild in the direction of a rampant crowd. “Hope everybody at A3C is secure!! 🙏🏽,” he wrote. Tweets from concertgoers paint an image madness although. “Everybody began ducking whereas Lil Wayne was onstage like somebody within the crowd had a gun,” wrote one fan within the crowd. “Before the rumors come out they ain’t shoot up @A3C the fought it up,” acknowledged one other. Jewel Wicker tweeted an ficial assertion from the occasion concerning the incident after the evacuation had taken place.