The world of music reacts to tragic news from Paris
The world of music has paid tribute after news broke Paris’ iconic Notre Dame Cathedral had caught fire.
The cause of the major incident at the 850 year-old landmark is not clear, but officials have said it may be related to current restoration work.
In dramatic footage below, one of the spires of the cathedral came crashing down.
Dua Lipa led the way with the tributes, saying “So much history collapsing right before our eyes. Heartbroken for Notre-Dame and Paris.”
Blink 182’s Mark Hoppus tweeted that he was “sending love to Paris”, while Franz Ferdinand frontman Alex Kapranos said he “can’t believe what’s happening,” and Mandy Moore said she was “heartbroken.
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