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Miley Cyrus Shares Touching Post after Tennessee Tornadoes Kill More Than 20 People

Afouda Fortune
Mar 04, 2020
08:21 A.M.
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Singer Miley Cyrus has sent in her wishes for families and friends affected by the tornadoes that ripped through Nashville.

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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.

Miley Cyrus attends the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square Garden on January 28, 2018 in New York City. | Photo: Getty Images

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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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.

Miley Cyrus attends the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena on September 23, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo: Getty Images

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As it turned out, Miley wasn’t the only celebrity to share her support after news of the disaster began making headlines.

According to Today, Reese Witherspoon, Reba McEntire, Michelle Branch, and several other celebrities have sent their love and prayers to those affected by the tornadoes. 

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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.

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Michelle added that the event was surreal while Jake Owen echoed a positive message. writing

"NASHVILLE will stand together and help anyone and everyone in need. That’s why I’m proud to live here and call it home.”

Fans and other Nashville residents have also sent in their best wishes. Our prayers are with the Nashville during this trying period.

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