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Update, 5 June, 12pm: if you missed last night’s concert in Manchester, it’s now available in its entirety on Ariana Grande’s YouTube channel, embedded below. The full concert’s around 210 minutes long, so you might want to take an extra-long lunch break for this one.
Original article: Just over two weeks since a suicide bombing after her Manchester concert claimed the lives of 22 people, Floridian singer Ariana Grande will tonight perform a benefit concert at Old Trafford cricket ground.
The concert will also be livestreamed to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and iHeartRadio.
In a statement issued soon after the 22 May incident, 23-year-old Grande announced that she would be “returning” to the city to play another concert.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 26, 2017
The benefit concert also comes a day after another attack on London Bridge and Borough Market in central London claimed the lives of at least seven people.
Grande took to Twitter earlier today to extend her thoughts to those affected in England’s capital city.
Praying for London ♡
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) June 4, 2017
Tonight’s concert will also feature the likes of Justin Bieber, Coldplay and Katy Perry, with proceeds going to a fund opened for the families affected by the Manchester attack.
The performance is set to begin at 8pm SAST.