Ariana Grande Benefit Concert Scooter Braun Gets Emotional In Ariana Intro

Cheryl Sanders
June 5, 2017

In a heartfelt post to her social media accounts she wrote, 'My heart, prayers and condolences are with the victims of the Manchester Attack and their loved ones.

The firm also looking to provide refunds to customers who have already bought tickets to travel to the One Love Manchester concert.

Grande came back onstage to sing Fergie's verse on the Black Eyed Peas hit, "Where Is the Love?" along with the group.

The suicide bomb attack on the Manchester Arena on May 22 claimed the lives of two other teenagers from her hometown, Liam Curry, 19, and Chloe Rutherford, 17, and the borough has been in mourning since.

Grande thanked those in attendance.


Linda Tipping, 50, from Chorley, wore Grande's signature bunny ears but confessed she was "nervous" following the London attack. It's such a relief to know that the show will go on.

In between renditions of Giants and Rule The World, Gary Barlow told the crowd: "Thank you everybody for coming out tonight, thank you for everybody watching at home, thanks to Ariana for inviting us tonight".

The singer appeared to get emotional as he told those gathered that "God loves you so, so much".

Some of those attending Old Trafford admitted to feeling nervous in the wake of the third mass casualty terror attack in the United Kingdom within four months. "This is Manchester.' Manchester, your bravery is our hope". It will show its face again.

Robbie Williams also performed, changing some of his lyrics of Strong to honour the Manchester victims.


Miley Cyrus paid tribute to Grande's friendship and support of her charity, the Happy Hippie Foundation.

"I don't feel or smell or hear or see any fear in this building".

"She says that she's a good role model for so many of you girls out there and I think she's proved that by putting this together and allowing all of us to be a part of it".

The One Love Manchester show at the Emirates Old Trafford was opened this evening (4 June) by Marcus Mumford. Justin Bieber and Coldplay are also scheduled to perform.

22 people were killed and many more injured, when a suicide bomber detonated a nail bomb at the Manchester Arena at an Ariana Grande concert on 22 May. CNN reports that seven people died and 48 were injured when three men drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before leaving the vehicle and embarked on a stabbing spree at nearby restaurants and stores.


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