Madonna burst into tears after telling fans to be in silence for Paris attack

The singer welled up in front of her fans as she admitted she felt “disturbed” by the horrific attacksSharesCommentsCommentsVideo loadingGlobal superstarMadonnabroke down in tears on stage last night as she asked her fans to fall silent and pray for the victims of the devastating Paris attacks.The singer, 57, was performing at Stockholm’s Tele 2 Arena, when she stopped her performance to pay an emotional tribute to the129 people who have lost theirlives in the atrocities, as well as the countless more injured.”I need to take this moment to acknowledge the tragedy,” shesaid to a round of loud applause.”The tragic killings, assassinations and the senseless ending of precious life that occurred last night in Paris.”The star stopped to pay tributeRead more:What we know about the horrific Paris attacksso farShe added: “It’s disturbed me all day.”And it’s been really hard to getthrough the show, because in many ways I feel torn.”Like, why I am up here dancing and having fun when people are crying over the lossof their loved ones?”The entire crowd fell silentStopping to wipe away tears with a tissue, she went on:”That is exactly what these people want to do, they want to shut us up, they want to silence us. But we won’t let them.”There is no one in this world who should have the right to stop us doing what we love.”Admitting the attacks had”disturbed her”, Madonna said he show was about “about celebrating life and standing up for your rights”.We Are All Immigrants‼#ELLISstoryWe all bleed the same color……We are all ONE Pray For Peace!In Paris and all around the World— Madonna (@Madonna)November 13, 2015Madonna then called for a brief silence to pray for the victims, before launching in to an acoustic version of her hit song Like A Prayer.A total of 129 people are known to have died following Friday’s terror attacks and are further 99 are critically ill in hospital.

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