Pop star Ariana Grande plans to return to Manchester for a charity concert following the terrorist attack at her last concert which claimed 22 lives.
The 23-year-old singer has issued an official statement in regards to the Manchester suicide bombing tragedy which took place last Monday, 22 May 2017.
“My heart, prayers, and deepest condolences are with the victims of the Manchester Attack and their loved ones. There is nothing I or anyone can do to take away the pain you are feeling or to make this better. However, I extend my hand and heart and everything I possibly can give to you and yours, should you want or need my help in any way,” read her statement which she posted on Twitter.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 26, 2017
In the statement, the “Dangerous Woman” singer has confirmed an upcoming charity concert in England which is slated for 4 June 2017, according to Variety.
The site also reported that Grande and her manager Scooter Braun, will personally recruit other artistes to join the stage, and that 100 per cent of the proceeds will go to the victims’ families.
“I’ll be returning to the incredibly brave city of Manchester to spend time with my fans and to have a benefit concert in honour of and to raise money for the victims and their families,” she wrote.
“I will have details to share with you as soon as everything is confirmed.”
Ariana Grande suspended her “Dangerous Woman” world tour and cancelled several European shows after the bombing.
The tour will pick up on June 7 in France, with further dates in Portugal, Spain, and Italy.
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