Ariana Grande Concert Explosion: Miley Cyrus, Liam Payne, Justin Bieber, Sam Smith, Christina Aguilera & More Celebs React

As the death toll from Monday night's (May 22) explosion outside Ariana Grande's concert at the U.K.'s Manchester Arena rose to 22 dead and 59 injured, another wave of fellow musicians and friends offered their prayers, thoughts and condolences to the victims of the tragedy. The city remained in shock and mourning following the attack and on Tuesday morning (May 23) police confirmed that a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident at the 21,000-seat venue that was full of many young concertgoers and their families.

Among those weighing in: Miley Cyrus, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson of One Direction, Missy Elliott, Christina Aguilera, Mark Ronson, Justin Bieber and Sheryl Crow. Read their tributes below:


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praying for the hurting families in manchester-- i'm so heartbroken.

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Horrible news about Manchester - my heart goes out to you my friends.

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My thoughts and blessings goes out to our brothers and sisters in Manchester-England ----

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Praying for Manchester.

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