Ariana Grande Gets Bee Tattoo to Remember Victims of Manchester Arena Attack


Two days after the one year anniversary the tragic attack that killed 22 fans at one her shows, Ariana Grande has further shown solidarity with the Manchester, England, community by getting a tiny bee tattoo behind her ear. The “No Tears Left to Cry” singer tweeted a photo her new ink on Thursday (May 24), simply captioned “forever,” in memory the victims the bombing at her Manchester Arena concert last May.   

The bee has become a historic symbol the city Manchester, dating back to the Industrial Revolution when their factories were ten nicknamed “beehives” due to their busy productivity. To many citizens, the bee is also a symbol diligent teamwork, and has become a popular tattoo in support Grande and the attack victims.   

Grande acknowledged the one year anniversary on social media Tuesday (May 22). “Thinking you all today and every day,” she tweeted, complete with a bee emoji. “I love you with all me and am sending you all the light and warmth I have to fer on this challenging day.” Thousands gathered in Manchester on Tuesday to remember the victims — which included more than 800 injured — with Prince William and Prime Minister Theresa May joining the families victims at a remembrance service at Manchester Cathedral.    

See Grande's ink below.

forever ☁️

— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) May 24, 2018