Today marks three years since Ariana Grande’s concert in Manchester, England, was targeted by a suicide bombing attack, which claimed the lives of 22 concert-goers and injured 139 others.
Ariana reflected on the heartbreaking events by sharing an open letter with fans, detailing how the events still weigh on her mind. “I want to take a moment to acknowledge and send my love to everyone that is feeling the sadness and tremendous heaviness of the anniversary coming up this week,” Grande expressed in a Wednesday note on her Instagram Stories. “not a day goes by that this doesn’t affect u and all of us still. i will be thinking of u all week and weekend.”
Concluding with a black heart and bee emoji, the singer promised, “My heart, thoughts, prayers are with u always.”