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Adele breaks down as she dedicates Belgium show to Orlando victims

Oscar-winning singer Adele was overcome with emotions as she spoke of the Orlando shooting while performing at Belgium.

music Updated: Jun 14, 2016 17:23 IST
British singer Adele dedicated her entire show to the victims of the Orlando tragedy.(AP)

Singer Adele just couldn’t stop crying as she spoke about the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida during her concert in Belgium as part of her ongoing tour. Performing at Antwerp, Belgium, the British singer also dedicated her entire show to the victims of the tragedy that occurred at a gay nightclub.

“I’d like to start tonight by dedicating this entire show to everybody in Orlando and Pulse nightclub,” the Hello hitmaker said and added, “The LGBTQ community... They’re like my soulmates since I was really young,” before starting to cry in front of the cheering crowd.

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The Orlando shooting killed 50 people and injured more than 50 others, making it the deadliest mass shooting in US history and the worst act of terrorism since 2001’s 9/11.

Watch Adele dedicate her show to the victims of Orlando:

First Published: Jun 14, 2016 17:22 IST