Ariana Grande Shares Statement on Manchester Attack, Plans Benefit Concert

"When you look into the audience at my shows, you see a beautiful, diverse, pure, happy, crowd."
May 26, 2017, 6:34pm
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Ariana Grande posted a lengthy statement on her Twitter today that responds to Monday's suicide bombing at her Manchester concert. In it, she expresses her condolences and says "there is nothing I or anyone can do to take away to the pain you are feeling…" while paying tribute to her "inspiring" fans. She also announces a benefit concert for those affected in Manchester at a later date, promising more details "as soon as everything is confirmed." You can find the entire note below.