Miley Cyrus Shares Touching Post after Tennessee Tornadoes Kill More Than 20 People
Singer Miley Cyrus has sent in her wishes for families and friends affected by the tornadoes that ripped through Nashville.
Hours after the disastrous tornado that swept through across parts of Nashville and central Tennessee on Tuesday morning, Miley Cyrus has sent her love and support to the affected families.
Pop Culture made it known that the singer-songwriter, who hails from Tennessee, shared a heartfelt message to the affected families via Twitter.
The tweet, which came with a picture of herself and her family, stated that she was heartbroken regarding the event that was unfolding in her home state.
Thinking about my home and family in Nashville and how fortunate I am that my place and loved ones have remained safe in these deadly tornados . My heart is broken for my home state. So much loss and damage. We are #NashvilleStrong and will rebuild together! pic.twitter.com/nPbGPbfNqy— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) March 3, 2020
Despite the rough time, Miley was quick to reassure her followers that, “we are #NashvilleStrong and will rebuild together!”
The tornadoes had killed at least 24 people and had left an uncertain number missing, according to concerned authorities.
The “Wrecking Ball” crooner subsequently sent out another tweet that saw her asking her followers to follow her Happy Hippie Foundation which is an organization that helps troubled and homeless teens.
The singer explained that her fans would get continued updates and further information in the aftermath of the storms, through her foundation’s handle.
Follow @happyhippiefdn for updates on shelter and ways to get active! I am receiving information just as fast as everyone else at this point so stay tuned and we will share info as quickly as possible!— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) March 3, 2020
Miley’s tweets came in just after CBS News revealed that the tornadoes had killed at least 24 people and had left an uncertain number missing, according to concerned authorities.
According to the site, the death toll, which was nine as on Tuesday morning had gone up to 25 by the early evening, as bodies were recovered from fallen buildings, according to Tennessee Emergency Management Agency. However, the number was later reduced to 24.
As it turned out, Miley wasn’t the only celebrity to share her support after news of the disaster began making headlines.
My heart, thoughts and prayers go out to everyone in the Nashville area affected by the tornado last night. Even if the tornado didn’t hit our personal space, we are all affected because we are Nashvillians. My heart… https://t.co/S6dpfGfgg1— Reba (@reba) March 3, 2020
Reese, who grew up in Nashville, stated that she was heartbroken and before saying, “special prayers for the families who lost loved ones.”
At the same time, Reba mentioned that her heart was with everybody who was affected by the incident.
Praying for everyone in Nashville and Middle Tennessee dealing with the aftermath of last night’s tornado. 🙏🏻I’m just heartbroken and saying special prayers for the families who lost loved ones. Please stay safe. 💔— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW) March 3, 2020
"NASHVILLE will stand together and help anyone and everyone in need. That’s why I’m proud to live here and call it home.”
I’m thankful for the well wishes here in Nashville from everyone. There are people that have lost loved ones and their homes. We as NASHVILLE will stand together and help anyone and everyone in need. That’s why I’m proud to live here and call it home.— Jake Owen (@jakeowen) March 3, 2020
Fans and other Nashville residents have also sent in their best wishes. Our prayers are with the Nashville during this trying period.