Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift and More Stars React After Bombing at Ariana Grande Manchester Concert Kills 22
Updated on Tuesday, May 23, at 8:00 a.m. ET.
Stars are sending their love to Manchester, England, after a bombing at Ariana Grande’s concert at Manchester Arena left 22 dead on Monday night.
A spokesperson for the 23-year-old singer tells ET that “Ariana is OK,” and her team is “further investigating what happened,” while the Greater Manchester Police Department says the event is “currently being treated as a terrorist incident.”
“Just before 10:35 p.m. on Monday, May 22, 2017, police were called to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena,” reads a statement posted by the Greater Manchester Police Department on Twitter. “So far 19 people have been confirmed dead, with around 50 others injured. This is currently being treated as a terrorist incident until police know otherwise.”
It was later reported that there were 22 fatalities.
As The Voice and Dancing With the Starspaid tribute to the Manchester victims during their live telecasts on Monday, many more stars took to social media to share their condolences and prayers. From Taylor Swift to Miley Cyrus, here’s a look at the heartfelt messages posted for Grande and the victims and families in Manchester.
Miley Cyrus: “Wishing I could give my friend @arianagrande a great big hug right now… love love love you …. so sorry you had to be apart of such a tragic event! my most sincere condolences to anyone and everyone affected by this horrific attack! all I can do is send as much HOPE and PEACE your way! This MUST end! No more war …. no more innocent lives taken …. L-O-V-E