Pharrell changes 'Happy' lyrics at One Love Manchester

Pharrell Williams has brought a dose happiness to Manchester during tonight's One Love Manchester charity concert.

The singer spoke out about the atmosphere resilience in the city, telling the audience: "I'm smiling, because despite all the things that have been going on this place, I don't smell or see or hear or feel any fear in this building.

"All we feel here tonight is love, resilience, positivity."

He was then joined by Miley Cyrus, who performed Pharrell's hit 'Happy' with him, with Pharrell adapting the lyrics to say: "Manchester will be just fine."

Miley then gave her own inspirational speech to the crowd, saying that Manchester had always felt like home to her, and she was honoured to be a part the concert that her friend Ariana Grande had organise.

"The biggest responsibility we have on this entire planet is to take care each other," she said. "And look what we've done today.

"Right now I kinda feel like I'm at home in Manchester. Thank you for making this beautiful place feel like home."

She went on to praise Ariana Grande's resilience and determination too, adding: "She's proved she's a good role model by putting all this together."

After her touching words, Miley then went on to perform a new song hers, 'Inspired', which includes the lyrics: "You've always felt so small, but know you aren't at all, and I hope you feel inspired."

One Love Manchester kicked f with performances from Marcus Mumford, Take That and Robbie Williams.

The concert was organised by Ariana and her team and will feature performances from Miley Cyrus, Niall Horan, Little Mix, Coldplay and more over the course this evening as they come together to raise money for the victims the Manchester terror attack and their families.

Ariana has also re-released her track 'One Last Time' as a charity single, with a percentage all purchases going towards the Manchester Emergency Fund also.

To donate £5 to the We Love Manchester fund, text LOVE to 70507. Texts cost £5 plus your standard network rate, with 100% your donation going to the We Love Manchester fund.


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