TULSA, Okla. — Nation star Jason Aldean returned to the stage Thursday night time after cancelling tour dates following the mass capturing in Las Vegas.
The singer was onstage Oct. 1 when a gunman sprayed bullets into the gang on the outside Route ninety one Harvest pageant, killing fifty eight individuals and leaving almost 500 injured. It’s the deadliest mass capturing in trendy U.S. historical past.
Three songs into his Tulsa, Oklahoma, present, Aldean advised the gang that he gained’t be shaken by anybody making an attempt to make People reside in worry.
“I need to play the present for you guys that the individuals in Las Vegas got here to see and didn’t get an opportunity to,” Aldean stated.
He canceled exhibits in Los Angeles, San Diego and Anaheim, California, final week out of respect for the victims and to take time to mourn.
The singer visited capturing victims nonetheless in a Las Vegas hospital Sunday. The day earlier than, Aldean carried out Tom Petty’s “I Gained’t Again Down” on “Saturday Night time Reside” in tribute to the victims and the late rock celebrity.
Petty died the day after the capturing in Los Angeles after struggling cardiac arrest.
“You possibly can ensure that we’re going to stroll by way of these robust occasions collectively each step of the best way,” Aldean stated throughout his particular look on “SNL.”
Authorities have stated Stephen Paddock focused the nation music pageant, opening hearth from the thirty second flooring of the Mandalay Bay lodge. They’re nonetheless making an attempt to find out a motive.