Celebrities tweet support for Ariana, victims of concert explosion
A blast that rocked Ariana Grande’s concert in Manchester, England have left many in grief over the tragedy.
Celebrities took to Twitter to share their love and support towards victims of what could possibly be a terrorist attack, according to local police. While Ariana was not injured, the explosion killed 19 concertgoers, reports the Associated Press.
Ariana herself apologized and said she was “broken” after the incident:
from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don’t have words.FEATURED STORIESENTERTAINMENT
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 23, 2017
It is uncertain if the singer will continue with her next concert in London this week.
Artists such as Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj and Selena Gomez voiced their concern.
the community we all create together thru music should be completely devoid of fear. our hearts go out to Ariana Grande & crew & the fans.
— paramore (@paramore) May 23, 2017
My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight. I’m sending all my love.ADVERTISEMENT
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) May 23, 2017
Tearing up imagining innocent concert goers losing their lives.. praying for everyone and all #arianators. 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
— Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) May 22, 2017
My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected in Manchester.
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) May 23, 2017
My heart hurts for my sister, Ariana & every family affected by this tragic event in the U.K. Innocent lives lost. I’m so sorry to hear this
— NICKI MINAJ (@NICKIMINAJ) May 23, 2017
Praying for everyone at @ArianaGrande‘s show
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) May 22, 2017
Sending love to those affected in Manchester.
— Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) May 22, 2017
I just heard about the attack at Ariana’s concert.This is truly awful. I’m sending my deepest condolences & praying for every one affected🙏🏼
— Victoria Justice (@VictoriaJustice) May 23, 2017
Singer-songwriter Lorde described the incident as “a worst nightmare” for musicians who intend shows to be a safe space:
every musician feels sick & responsible tonight—shows should be safe for you. truly a worst nightmare. sending love to manchester & ari
— Lorde (@lorde) May 23, 2017
Artists described the incident as “horrendous,” “terrifying,” and “unthinkable”:
I am truly so sorry about what has happened in Manchester tonight. Unthinkable events. All my love to the families affected.
— Shawn Mendes (@ShawnMendes) May 23, 2017
What is happening in Manchester is absolutely terrifying. Praying everyone effected has found safety and hope Ariana is okay :( Jesus
— h (@halsey) May 22, 2017
Absolutely Horrendous what happened in Manchester tonight. My thoughts are with the great people of Manchester and also Ari and her team xx
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) May 23, 2017
Girl group Fifth Harmony, Camila Cabello and Harry Styles were heartbroken by the tragedy:
I’m heartbroken over what happened in Manchester tonight.
Sending love to everyone involved. H
— Harry Styles. (@Harry_Styles) May 23, 2017
oh god…….my heart is breaking hearing about this tragedy that happened at Manchester arena tonight…
— Camila Cabello (@Camila_Cabello) May 23, 2017
Just saw the news about Manchester… Our hearts are breaking 💔 Prayers for all who attended, their families, Ari and her whole crew.
— Fifth Harmony (@FifthHarmony) May 23, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with the people of Manchester, any one affected, @ArianaGrande and the entire crew. Heartbreaking
— P!nk (@Pink) May 23, 2017
Legendary Cher also spoke up:
MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO PPL OF MANCHESTER…HAD SPECIAL TIMES THERE FROM YOUTH & BEYOND
— Cher (@cher) May 22, 2017
Investigation is still underway on the explosion at Manchester Arena. Niña V. Guno/JB
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