Music World Reacts To Bastille Day Terror Attack In Nice
15 July 2016, 09:00 | Updated: 15 July 2016, 15:18
#PrayForNice trends as the world mourns the horrific atrocity, which has claimed at least 84 lives.
Musicians have spoken out about the terrorist attacks in Nice, which occurred in the Southern French city on Bastille Day last night (14 July).
At least 84 people were killed and 50 left critically injured when a lorry drove through crowds of people, who were on the streets celebrating the national holiday.
The Courteeners' Liam Fray led the tributes from the country last night, after hearing the sad news while visiting friends in Paris.
Queen's Brian May shared his "deepest sympathies".
Deepest sympathies to our friends in Nice. What happened to our world ? Bri pic.twitter.com/mg9TtRCpWs— Dr. Brian May (@DrBrianMay) July 15, 2016
Dance duo, Disclosure, shared their deepest sympathies and revealed they were in the region on the same day:
Thoughts with everyone affected by the horrific scenes in Nice, France. We were just there this morning.. Can't believe it!— Disclosure (@disclosure) July 14, 2016
See more reactions below:
just reading about #nice. holy fuck guys. what is going on in this world.— Amanda Palmer (@amandapalmer) July 15, 2016
Just heard the terrible news from Nice. I am shocked. My thoughts and prayers to all affected.— Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) July 14, 2016
Awful news to wake up to yet again… utterly despicable act. Thoughts and prayers are with the people of Nice. #PrayForNice— Charlie Simpson (@charliesimo) July 15, 2016