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Taylor Swift, Solange & More Artists React to Charleston Shooting

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Worshippers gather to pray in a hotel parking lot across the street from the scene of a shooting Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in Charleston, S.C. 

The whole country is reeling following the horrifying shooting Wednesday evening (June 17) at Charleston's Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church that left nine people dead and with the suspect still on the loose, per CNN.

Many are taking to social media to express their shock and condolences for the victims. 

"Plane landed, turned on my phone, and my heart dropped to the floor," Taylor Swift tweeted. "Charleston... This is an unbearable loss of lives and innocence."

Other reactions are below.

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