Madonna gets tearful on stage during Paris attacks speech

Madonna performs in concert during her "Rebel Heart Tour" in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. (File photo: AP)

Madonna held back tears when she took a moment to acknowledge the Paris attacks during her concert of the Rebel Heart Tour is Stockholm on Saturday.

The 57-year-old singer got emotional when she addressed the packed Arena, asking her fans to give a moment of silence for the victims of the brutal attacks.

"It’s been very hard for me to get through this show up to this point and not forget about what happened last night,” she said in a video that has been circulating that web. “I need to take this moment to acknowledge the tragedy, the tragic killings, assassinations and the senseless endings of precious life that occurred last night in Paris.”

After her speech, fans clapped and cheered in support of Madonna’s statements.

After the show, Madonna took to Instagram to thank her fans, posting:

Before her performance in Sweden, on the night of the Paris attacks, Madonna posted on her Twitter account to show her solidarity.




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