Country artists respond to Vegas shooting: “I witnessed the most unimaginable event tonight”

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By Andrea Dresdale

David Becker/Getty ImagesJake Owen and other country stars took to social media Sunday night after apparently witnessing the mass shooting that took place during a country music festival in Las Vegas near the Mandalay Bay Casino.

“Gun shots!!! Vegas. Pray to god. Love you guys. Love you Pearl,” he tweeted, in reference to his daughter, Olive Pearl. He added, “Praying for everyone here in Vegas. I witnessed the most unimaginable event tonight. We are okay. Others aren’t. Please pray.”

The shooting erupted during Jason Aldean’s set at the …read more