“Tonight, our hearts are broken.”
Those were the words posted online by Ariana Grande’s manager Scooter Braun following the horrific attack that took place at the singer’s concert in Manchester.
Police responded to reports of an explosion at the Manchester Arena where Grande was performing at her Dangerous Woman Tour concert.
Immediate reports said at least 19 people were kiled with some 50 others injured.
Braun posted his message on Twitter, saying that words could not express their sorrow for the victims and families harmed in the senseless attack.
“We mourn the lives of children and lovedo ones taken by this cowardly act. We are thankful for the selfless service tonight of Manchester’s first responders who rushed towards danger to help save lives.
“We ask all of you to hold the victims, their families, and all those affected in your hearts and prayers,” Braun wrote.
Meanwhile, Grande also took to Twitter with a message, “Broken. From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. I don’t have words.”
Several fellow singers also posted messages on their social media accounts, sending their condolences to the victims of the attack.
Miley Ray Cyrus shared an old photo of her and Grande on Instagram with the message, “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 effected by this horrific attack! All I can do is send as much hope and peace your way! This must end. No more ware… no more innocent lives taken… Love.”
Christina Aguilera wrote on Twitter, “Our prayers and strength to the victims and their families involved in this tragedy. Stay strong @arianagrande.”