Musicians React To Britain's Exit From The EU
24 June 2016, 10:47 | Updated: 8 May 2017, 17:09
Musicians around the world react to the Brexit vote result in the UK.
As the news breaks that the UK has voted to leave the European Union, musicians from around the world have taken to Twitter to express their thoughts.
This post will be updated throughout the day (June 24th) as more messages come in.
Years & Years frontman Olly Alexander.
fuck— Olly Alexander (@alexander_olly) June 24, 2016
who can say what will happen in the future, but today feels like a loss for unity and tolerance. i don't want to say goodbye to my friends— Olly Alexander (@alexander_olly) June 24, 2016
also i c u boris do not make me come for you— Olly Alexander (@alexander_olly) June 24, 2016
It's a sad day . The economic impact that this is going to have is definitely going to make those voters regret their decision— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) June 24, 2016
And I see farage is talkin crap and telling lies as per usual on telly . Let's see what he does now . He really is a terrible man— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) June 24, 2016
Matty Healy, The 1975
I'm scared I want my Mum aka place in the European Union— matty (@Truman_Black) June 23, 2016
WHICH QUEUE DO I USE!?! WHICH QUEUE!!! AAAGGGHHH!!!! pic.twitter.com/nqgsKb28E7— matty (@Truman_Black) June 24, 2016
It's very sad to see society so fragmented esp in terms of regions, generations and class. We need to pull together now to make it work— zayn (@zaynmalik) June 24, 2016
As humans . Big love— zayn (@zaynmalik) June 24, 2016
What a sad day for the people of Britain. And a sad day for Europe. pic.twitter.com/vOIVkFgnq4— DUA LIPA (@DUALIPA) June 24, 2016
Alex Kapranos, Franz Ferdinand
Baby Boomers.— alex kapranos (@alkapranos) June 24, 2016
The most selfish generation.
Gifted in abundance from generations before.
Stole from all generations to come after.
Well millennials. We're really really fucked.— lily (@lilyallen) June 24, 2016
Heartbroken to hear the news.— Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) June 24, 2016
I truly believe this is one of the most devastating things to happen during my lifetime. I felt a fear I've never felt this morning.— Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) June 24, 2016
How many retweets do I need to become prime minister— #MERKY (@Stormzy1) 24 June 2016
Awful news to wake up to. What have we done Britain? I hope in years to come I can say I was wrong. xjadex pic.twitter.com/32wfuWi9bz— Little Mix (@LittleMix) 24 June 2016
@McKelvie just yesterday was at ruins wishing i could visit dark ages now I am lol— Grimes (@Grimezsz) June 24, 2016
Moving to Mars with Bowie— Disclosure (@disclosure) June 24, 2016