Musicians Tweet for Manchester

In the wake of Monday night’s terror attack, which is now believed to have killed 22 people, musicians were among the first to express their horror at the events on social media.

Andrew Yates

As news of the attack on a concert by Ariana Grande in Manchester filtered out Monday night, musicians around the world took to social media to express their shock and dismay at the horrific events.

Grande herself was among the first to issue a response on social media:

Famous Manchester natives, such as Liam Gallagher from the band Oasis and Johnny Marr from the Smiths, were also quick to respond:

Tributes and sympathy continued to pour in as fellow musicians learned of news of the attack.