Could Ariana Grande have been a target of ISIS because the terrorist organization despises what she stands for? Grande has 46 million Twitter followers and 106 million on Instagram.
Her concerts are packed with young women and girls who admire her self-assurance, and her sexy, proudly-feminine style. Mubin Shaikh, a former extremist, believes ISIS viewed the attack as a perverted PR opportunity.
Some of the biggest stars in pop music say their shows will go on despite the carnage in Manchester.