Following the explosion that killed 22 people at Ariana Grande’s concert, various celebrities have taken to social media to show support for the families who have been affected.
Police raised the death toll to 22 people on Tuesday morning.
According to reports, Ariana was ending the concert when tragedy struck.
The Manchester Arena posted on their website that the explosion occurred as concertgoers were leaving the venue.
Celebrities took to Twitter and showed their support for the singer and the families affected.
Sending prayers to the people of Manchester. I’m heartbroken for the lives lost and all the families suffering right now
— Reese Witherspoon (@RWitherspoon) May 23, 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) 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
Sending love to the U.K., @ArianaGrande and all of her supporters who were caught up in this awful attack. Heartbreaking.
— John Legend (@johnlegend) May 23, 2017
Broken hearted for the families tonight. Broken hearted for Ari. Broken hearted for the state of this world. ?
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) May 23, 2017
— Scooter Braun (@scooterbraun) May 23, 2017
Thoughts, prayers and my whole ❤️ are with Manchester this evening.
— Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) May 23, 2017
Devastating news this morning. Thoughts and prayers are with all those affected.
— Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) May 23, 2017
My thoughts & prayers are with all the families & friends affected by last nights attack in Manchester! #StandTogether
— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) May 23, 2017
In total shock and absolutely devastated about what’s gone down in MANCHESTER sending Love and Light to all the family’s involved LG x
— Liam Gallagher (@liamgallagher) May 23, 2017