What should have been a night filled with dancing and laughter ended in a complete nightmare in Manchester last night. After explosives went off during Ariana Grande’s concert in Manchester Arena, it has been confirmed that 22 people have been killed and many injured. A few hours later, the 23-year-old singer shared an emotional Tweet before confirming she’s suspended her world tour.
from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don’t have words.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) 23 mei 2017
Celebrities from all over the world have paid tribute to the victims on Twitter:
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) 23 mei 2017
I’m heartbroken over what happened in Manchester tonight.
Sending love to everyone involved. H
— Harry Styles. (@Harry_Styles) 23 mei 2017
Sending love to the U.K., @ArianaGrande and all of her supporters who were caught up in this awful attack. Heartbreaking.
— John Legend (@johnlegend) 23 mei 2017
every musician feels sick & responsible tonight—shows should be safe for you. truly a worst nightmare. sending love to manchester & ari
— Lorde (@lorde) 23 mei 2017
MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO PPL OF MANCHESTER…HAD SPECIAL TIMES THERE FROM YOUTH & BEYOND
— Cher (@cher) 22 mei 2017
Praying for everyone at @ArianaGrande‘s show
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) 22 mei 2017
Sending prayers to @ArianaGrande & all those who are with her also… I know this has to be difficult & heartbreaking for everyone😔🙏🏾
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) 23 mei 2017
Devastated by the news of what happened in Manchester at @arianagrande‘s concert. Sending my thoughts and prayers to everyone affected.
— Christina Aguilera (@xtina) 23 mei 2017
My thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy tonight. I’m sending all my love.
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) 23 mei 2017
Tearing up imagining innocent concert goers losing their lives.. praying for everyone and all #arianators. 🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼
— Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) 22 mei 2017
No words can describe how I feel about what happened in Manchester. I don’t wanna believe that the world we live in could be so cruel.
— Bruno Mars (@BrunoMars) 23 mei 2017
Unbelievable news about Manchester tonight. Absolutely horrific. Sending so much love.
— BASTILLE (@bastilledan) 23 mei 2017
Sending my unending thoughts, concern, love and hope to those in Manchester.
— John Mayer (@JohnMayer) 23 mei 2017
Sending love to those affected in Manchester.
— Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) 22 mei 2017
My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected in Manchester.
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) 23 mei 2017
Thoughts, prayers and my whole ❤️ are with Manchester this evening.
— Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) 23 mei 2017
James Corden learned about the tragedy while filming The Late Late Show so he interrupted the show with an emotional speech: