Las Vegas Shooting: Sia, Chance The Rapper, Questlove and More Share Thoughts

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 01: People run from the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after apparent gun fire was hear on October 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A gunman has opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, leaving at least 20 people dead and more than 100 injured. Police have confirmed that one suspect has been shot. The investigation is ongoing. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

After the deadly mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas, Nevada that killed at least 50 people and injured at least 400, musicians have taken to social media to express their condolences.

The shooting occurred on the last day of the 3-day country music festival during the closing set from singer Jason Aldean. Aldean and other musicians who performed at the festival took to social media Monday morning to update fans of their safety and share their thoughts:

https://www.instagram.com/p/BZvRZnogBrI/

Penultimate festival performer Jake Owen took to Twitter to describe the event and share his prayers:

Big & Rich, who performed earlier that day, kept fans abreast of their safety on social media:

https://twitter.com/kanebrown/status/914723752411152384

https://twitter.com/LukeCombsMusic/status/914807960684990464

Other musicians unaffiliated with the festival, including Sia, Chance the Rapper, Questlove, and Mariah Carey, also shared their condolences in the aftermath of the shooting:

https://twitter.com/Sia/status/914736898131636224

https://twitter.com/MariahCarey/status/914757558258294784

https://twitter.com/ShaniaTwain/status/914849889883914241

https://twitter.com/steveaoki/status/914773737743966209

https://twitter.com/DILLONFRANCIS/status/914743901503635457

Follow news about the Las Vegas shooting as it develops here.

 

 

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