The city was busy after the premier league came to the end but just in time before fate struck in the heart of Manchester. Ariana Grande was performing in the concert but was lucky to escape unhurt by what is being investigated as a terrorist attack.
Shortly after being evacuated to safety, the 23 years old singer wrote on twitter expressing his feeling, “From the bottom of my heart, I am so, so sorry. I don’t have words.”
A spokesperson for Grande said that “Ariana is OK” as investigation heighten to establish what happened.
Soon after the shocking news was out, stars took it to the internet to express their sorrow and paid tribute to the lives and those hurt during the Manchester Arena attack.
In a twitter post, Taylor Swift sent her “thoughts, prayers and tears for all those affected by the Manchester tragedy”
Here are more celebs who shared their condolences and prayers.
A source close to Ariana said, “She is an absolute wreck. She cares more about her fans than anything.”
The concert organizers stated that they are deeply saddened by this senseless tragedy. Following the attack, public attractions such as New York City venue Madison Square garden have increased security measures.