Joe Biden has officially been elected as the next President of the United States, defeating incumbent Donald Trump in the 2020 election.
The historic election makes Biden’s running mate Sen. Kamala Harris the first woman, first Black person, and first South Asian American person to be elected vice president.
Following the big win, celebrities took to social media to congratulate Harris, celebrate the step towards gender equality and this significant moment in U.S. history.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) November 7, 2020
This news has brought me to tears. I was overwhelmed with relief for this country. I was overwhelmed for Kamala and the inspiration that she brings to girls everywhere. Van Jones made me cry ugly tears. This country has so much work to do to come together. I pray we can do it. ❤️
— P!nk (@Pink) November 7, 2020
HE DID IT,SHE DID IT,THEY DID IT🎉🌟💋❤️
I JUMPED ON MY BED…‼️
HAPPINESS IS JUST A THING
CALLED PRESIDENT JOE ….&
VICE PRESIDENT KAMALA‼️
KAMALA THE FIRST WOMAN, A
BEAUTIFUL WOMAN OF COLOR❤️
GOD BLESS OUR AMAZING
OUR VICE PRES.ELECT🙌🏽
& GOD BLESS🇺🇸
— Cher (@cher) November 7, 2020
. @JoeBiden @KamalaHarris and the American people, you just gave the world one of the greatest acts of kindness and bravery humanity has ever seen. ❤️ 🙌🙌 nothing but love for our new Commander in Chief and the 1ST female VP elected to the White House. Also, way to go PA 😭❤️ pic.twitter.com/uXiMTWs6Hk
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) November 7, 2020
— Christina Aguilera (@xtina) November 7, 2020
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) November 8, 2020
The faces of history makers, boundary breakers, and WINNERS!! CONGRATULATIONS to you both, and mostly to the American people!! So much work to do, so much hurt to undo! Let’s GO! 💪🏿
I’m so proud of you America! #VicePresident #President46 pic.twitter.com/RIxrFcKE15
— Rihanna (@rihanna) November 8, 2020
YASSSS THANK YOU GOD. Joe Biden x Kamala Harris 😭😭😭😭😭🙌🏽🙌🏽🥳🥳🥳
— chloe x halle (@chloexhalle) November 7, 2020
In tears. What a moment! So grateful to all voters, poll workers, volunteers, staffers, everyone who made this a reality! No doubt there is a LOT of work to do but let’s celebrate this moment, friends. It’s historic! Congrats President-Elect @JoeBiden and Madame VP @KamalaHarris! pic.twitter.com/RSMN98Tg57
— Mandy Moore (@TheMandyMoore) November 7, 2020
Here’s to all my sisters out there crying their eyes out right now listening to @KamalaHarris like I am. ❤️🥂😘 WE DID IT!
— Amy Lee (@AmyLeeEV) November 8, 2020
Joe Biden is now the 46th President & Kamala Harris is our first female Vice President of color. WE DID IT! pic.twitter.com/Io3T91re2P
— Adore Delano (@AdoreDelano) November 7, 2020
MADAM VICE PRESIDENT ELECT KAMALA HARRIS!!!!
— Clea DuVall (@cleaduvall) November 7, 2020
— LUNA SHADOWS (@lunaxshadows) November 7, 2020