Ariana Grande’s scheduled concerts in Europe through June 5 – including two in London today and tomorrow have been canceled. The tour will continue on June 7 in France, with further dates in Portugal, Spain, and Italy.
Katy Perry, Lorde, Lana Del Rey, The Chainsmokers and Shawn Mendes will still take the stage in Manchester on Monday (at BBC Radio 1’s annual Big Weekend music festival) – – albeit amid heavily increased security.
- Ariana Grande’s Monday night concert In Manchester was the target of a terror attack, resulting in 22 people killed and 59 injured.
- It is the worst terrorist attack in the UK since 56 people were killed in the London bombings in 2005 [source].
- Manchester is a major city in the northwest of England (about a 3 hour drive from London).