Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit

Some concertgoers clutched signs reading "For our angels" in tribute to the 22 people who were killed and dozens more injured when a suicide bomber set off a blast after Grande's concert at Manchester Arena on May 22.

But Piers is changing his tune after Ariana's emotional 'One Love Manchester' benefit concert for the victims of the attack.

More than 50,000 crowded into Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground to watch Grande headline the benefit.

Grande was joined by a slew of stars for the sold-out concert, including Coldplay, Pharrell Williams, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Usher and the Black Eyed Peas.

And at the time of writing, the whopping sum has already been raised through ticket sales, merchandise, and other donations, with over $A3.5 million (2 million) alone coming from text message donations from within the United Kingdom during the three hours that the concert was aired for. "Let no one take that away from you", she said. "We all listen to the same music, and you think about it, and think that's my friend, that's my sister, that's my brother, that's my cousin, that's the person that loves music". Say we honour you, and we love you. As per The Independent, officers were seen dancing in the crowd as the concert went on. I just want to take a moment to honor the people who were lost, who were taken. "To the families, we love you so much".

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The concert was aimed to raise money for those affected by the bombing that killed 22 people and wounded more than 100 at Grande's May 22 concert.

Singer Robbie Williams then took to the stage to lead the audience in a rousing rendition of his Manchester tribute song, "Strong".

One Last Time was the song Ariana performed as an encore at her show the day of the terror attack at Manchester Arena on May 22.

Fans seemed to have forgotten any lingering fears about security towards the end of the evening, with a lively crowd of middle-aged fans singing "Tonight, I'm a rock and roll star" as they made their way out of the stadium.

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