Rihanna, The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper & More Respond to Las Vegas Attack

Pray for Las Vegas.

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On Sunday night, a mass shooting on the famed Las Vegas strip left more than 50 people dead and hundreds more injured. According to The New York Times a lone gunman opened fire on a crowd of 22,000 during the country music Route 91 Harvest Festival. The suspect has been identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock of Mesquite, Nevada, who reportedly shot himself after the mass shooting.

Paddock was on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel who started shooting at the crowd below watching Jason Aldean perform. Those in attendance said the shooting lasted for about 10 minutes.

Taking to social media, artists such as Rihanna, The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper, John Mayer and more have sent out their condolences and voiced out their views on gun laws in America. Check out their responses below.

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