That in itself was incredibly effective, as he got nearly the entire crowd to sing along to some of his hits.
One of the most powerful moments of the concert was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir sang Grande's "My Everything" with the singer.
She joined Coldplay to perform Oasis hit Don't Look Back In Anger, recalling how city centre crowds had spontaneously burst into a rendition of the song in the days after the Manchester bombing.
"I don't want to feel or hear or see any fear in this building", United States singer Pharrell Williams told the crowd as he led them in a rendition of his hit single Happy.
Introducing her song "Side to Side", Grande said she'd recently met with the mother of 15-year-old Olivia Campbell, who died in the bombing.
"They demand our bravery, and I want to thank you once again for coming out here today and opening up our call that hatred will never win, fear will never divide us because on this day we all stood with Manchester".
While a fourth lamented: "Can't believe Will.I.Am walked on stage and said hi London how could he get that one wrong". "The compassion, kindness, love, strength and oneness that you've shown one another this past week is the exact opposite of the heinous intentions it must take to pull off something as evil as what happened Monday".
Scooter said: "This tragedy has made us all throw away our divides, our differences, our politics, our adult nature and look to our children".
Coldplay were also a crowd favorite, performing well-known songs like "Viva La Vida" and "Fix You".
Ariana also performed "The Way" in a duet with her rapper boyfriend Mac Miller.
"I don't feel or smell or hear or see any fear in this building. I love you guys so much and I think that the kind of love and unity you're displaying is the kind of medicine that the world really needs right now". We must not be afraid, and in tribute to all those affected here and around the world, we will bring our voices together and sing loudly. Williams serenaded the crowd with his song Strong, changing the words to, "Manchester we're strong". She choked up towards the end of the song and had to pause and compose herself before singing the last few notes.
It was a ideal and touching ending to a star-studded concert that paid tribute to Manchester, as well as those affected by June 3's London attack.
On Saturday night seven people were killed and almost 50 injured after three men drove a van into a crowd on London Bridge and set upon people in a crazed knife rampage.
The Black Eyed Peas were joined by Grande for a special version of their hit "Where Is The Love", dedicated to the city of Manchester.
The New Orleans Pelicans did not move into the top three and therefore owed their pick at tenth overall to the Sacramento Kings . With their fourth top three pick in a row, Philadelphia can start to gel together the image of a formidable team.
The zoo was evacuated as a precaution but officials said the public was never at risk and the tiger did not escape at any point. Tributes have flooded social media for Rosa King , the zookeeper who was killed yesterday by a tiger at Hamerton Zoo.
Bert Gagnon, a retired NASA employee from Mechanicsville, Maryland, said he came to Lafayette Square to show support for Trump. Public advocate Tish James welcomed Trump's supporter, who James refers to as "Agent Orange".
The flight crew extinguished the fire, and emergency crews were able to remove the damaged equipment after the plane landed. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has said the ban might expand to all worldwide flights entering or leaving the US.
It's the French Open . "Nadal, I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair", he offered. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
With Ryu's streak ended, Stacy Lewis becomes the tour's active leader in consecutive cuts made, with 49, including this event. Michelle Wie climbed up the field to finish in a tie for third place at seven under after shooting a six-birdie 65.
First of all, me and De La Hoya have been cool for a long time. "That's the bottom line", De La Hoya explained to BoxingScene.com. The date and place might be bogus since Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are expected to fight on the same day.
His head wound had been bandaged but blood still soaked his white dress shirt. "It showed me that we won't give up", said Hashimy. The Associated Press reports , "The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded".
He also said that the militants involved in the act would be given "cash rewards" and warned of more such attacks in coming days. Panic gripped Wuzur and adjoining villages when the firing was followed by a "cordon and search" operation.
Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in World War II. Moments later, Trump stopped for a young man who wanted to snap a picture of himself with the president.
How do you feel about doing it?' We talk among ourselves. "We go out and just try to be as great as we can be every night". This NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been building up for a while.
She played her typically safe style for much of the match, winding up with 15 fewer unforced errors than No. 8 Kuznetsova. The 26-year-old Martic next faces fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina after the Ukrainian beat Magda Linette 6-4, 7-5.
The showers and storms will then ramp up late Sunday and Monday , courtesy of a storm system diving in from the northwest. Showers start in western New England by dinner time Sunday before spreading eastward through the rest of this evening.
A ruthless Rafael Nadal permitted just one game demolishing Nikoloz Basilashvili to roar into the Roland Garros fourth round. The biggest cheer of the match came when Basilashvili , a little-known 25-year-old ranked 63, finally won a game at 6-0 5-0.
In his argument, the judge compared the cow to the national bird, the peacock, and described both the species as "pious". He told CNN-News 18 that he believes his call to have cow killers imprisoned for life has nothing to do with secularism.
But the Conservatives confirmed that interior minister Amber Rudd would represent the party as planned at the BBC hustings. Yesterday a poll from Kantar showed the Tories' lead over Labour had stretched to 10 points.
Saina starts the tie as favourite, given her vast experience of playing in the knockout stages of big tournaments. Both players have met thrice in the past, and the ace Indian shuttler has won all of those matches .
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. And she faces the No60-ranked Elise Mertens in her next match instead of No24 seed Daria Gavrilova.
Bernal said it was the result of the simmering tension between House Democrats and Republicans over the SB4 vote. Rinaldi said that he told Nevàrez he would "shoot him in self-defense" if Nevàrez acted on the perceived threat.
Trump, who made no public appearances Sunday, was expected to deliver remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. But he said that as long as the information was shared with the US government, it didn't represent a problem.
According to Cleveland police, Loehmann's job application contained inaccuracies and he violated other administrative policies. Rice had been playing with what looked like a gun in a park near his home when someone called 911 to report him.
It released several photos of both the launch and Jong Un's reaction, none of which, could be independently confirmed or verified. Experts believe the North's new missile is the longest-range weapon ever successfully tested by the isolated nation.
The Post report said that there were questions about the authenticity of the document, and yet Comey acted on it anyway. On Friday, CNN reported that Comey acted on this document, even though he knew it could be fake.
Grande, whose fan base is dominated by girls and young women, said she had seen a "beautiful, diverse, pure, happy crowd". Soon after the terror attack, Grande chose to suspend her Dangerous Woman world tour for at least two weeks.