One Love Manchester (2017)

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Live coverage of the concert set up by Ariana Grande at Old Trafford cricket ground to benefit those affected by the May 2017 Manchester bomb attack. Performers include Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Take That, Pharrell Williams, Niall Horan, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Robbie Williams, Little Mix and The Black Eyed Peas.

"One Love Manchester" was a benefit concert arranged by English singer Ariana Grande in action to the tragic battle that happened at her performance in Manchester on May 22, 2017. The occasion occurred on June 4, 2017, at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Greater Manchester, and was relayed on television and radio stations around the world, featuring efficiencies from a host of worldwide stars. The concert aimed to honor the victims, raise funds for those affected, and show unity in the face of terrorism.

Background and Organization
Following the shocking attack that eliminated 22 individuals and hurt hundreds, there was an extensive sensation of grief and determination to stand versus violence. The concert was rapidly arranged, with Manchester City Council, Greater Manchester Police, and other regional firms coming together to guarantee the occasion could proceed safely. Grande was keen to go back to the city to use her assistance and music as a recovery force.

Performances and Highlights
The show started with a performance by Marcus Mumford, who called for a minute of silence. After which, Take That required to the phase, followed by Robbie Williams, who led the crowd in a robust performance of "Strong", altering the lyrics to resonate with the Manchester crowd. Among the most poignant minutes of the night came when Grande joined the Parrs Wood High School Choir, that included survivors of the attack, for a moving version of "My Everything".

Other noteworthy performances included Justin Bieber, who offered a psychological speech about love and sang acoustic versions of his songs; Coldplay, who provided rousing and uplifting performances of their hits; Miley Cyrus, who performed "Happy" together with Pharrell Williams and a duet of "Don't Dream It's Over" with Grande; Katy Perry; and Liam Gallagher, who made a surprise appearance.

Grande was the thread linking all acts, as she carried out several times throughout the evening, showing strength and grace. She sang her own tracks, signed up with other artists for duets, and continued to send messages of love and assistance. Her last performance of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" worked as a sincere homage to the lives lost.

Fundraising and Impact
The show was not practically music; it was also a significant fundraising effort. The British Red Cross's 'We Love Manchester Emergency Fund' taken advantage of ticket sales, product, and contributions, with millions raised. The funds went towards helping the victims and their households manage the after-effects of the attack.

"One Love Manchester" also had a wider effect, as it was a screen of defiance against terrorism and a rallying require unity and compassion. Individuals all over the world were touched by the program of solidarity and the cumulative message that like and neighborhood could outshine hatred and violence.

Legacy and Reflection
The show has actually considering that been remembered not just for the home entertainment it provided however likewise for the exceptional spirit it embodied. It served as a presentation of the way music and cumulative action might act as a powerful action to catastrophe. The event left a legacy of hope and continued assistance for those affected by the Manchester attack. "One Love Manchester" ended up being more than a show; it was a historical moment of unity and love that transcended the boundaries of the occasion itself, resonating across nations and neighborhoods.

Top Cast

  • Ariana Grande (small)
    Ariana Grande
  • Sara Cox (small)
    Sara Cox
    Self - Host
  • Ore Oduba (small)
    Ore Oduba
    Self - Host
  • Anita Rani (small)
    Anita Rani
    Self - Backstage Host
  • Nick Grimshaw (small)
    Nick Grimshaw
    Self - Backstage Host
  • Mac Miller (small)
    Mac Miller
  • Pharrell Williams (small)
    Pharrell Williams
  • Miley Cyrus (small)
    Miley Cyrus
  • Leigh-Anne Pinnock (small)
    Leigh-Anne Pinnock
  • Jade Thirlwall (small)
    Jade Thirlwall
  • Perrie Edwards (small)
    Perrie Edwards