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Beyonce Dedicates 'Halo' to Victims' Families in Orlando Shooting

by Jackie Willis 6:44 AM PDT, June 15, 2016
Playing Beyonce Dedicates 'Halo' to Victims' Families in Orlando Shooting

Beyonce gave an emotional performance during her Tuesday night concert in Detroit, Michigan.

The 34-year-old singer -- who recently raised $82,000 to help the Flint, Michigan water crisis -- dedicated her hit ballad, "Halo," to the families of those slain in the mass shooting at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida. "This is a song about love," she told the audience. "This is to all the family members who lost family members in Florida."

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Prior to her performance, Beyonce took to Instagram on Sunday and paid tribute to those slain in the shooting. "Condolences and prayers to Orlando," she captioned a pic of a floral peace sign.

Condolences and prayers to Orlando

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On Monday, Lady Gaga broke down during her speech in remembrance of those who were killed in Orlando. “As we have now witnessed the largest mass shooting in American history, I can’t help but feel that this level of hatred, like all prejudicial crimes, this is an attack on humanity itself,” she said. “Tonight, I gather humbly with you, as a human being, in peace, in sincerity, in commitment, in solidarity, to take a real moment and mourn the tragic loss of these innocent, beautiful people.”

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