Katy Perry visits a sick fan who couldn’t attend her most recent Australian show due to her brain surgery.
Superstar singer Katy Perry took some time out from her Australian tour, a visit to a sick fan after she could no longer attend the singer’s concert due to a brain tumor surgery.
Eight-year-old Grace Moores underwent a brain surgery last week after learning that they have a 6cm tumor.
Moores was going to attend Perry’s most recent concert in Adelaide, Australia, but learned that she would not be able to go because of her surgery. Grace Moores’ older sister, Tiana, tweeted at the superstar and shared the 8-year-old’s dilemma.
At the urging of others to “retweet” her message, Tiana wrote, “RETWEET PLEASE! my sister is meant to attend the @katyperry concert in Adelaide this year, but was diagnosed with a 6cm brain tumor and is fighting all year, grace… is Katy’s biggest fan since she was 3 years old, help us try to get in contact with @katyperry xx.”
RETWEET PLEASE! my sister is meant to attend the @katyperry concert in Adelaide this year, but was diagnosed with a 6cm brain tumor and is fighting all year, grace, love is Katy’s biggest fan since she was 3, help us try to get in contact with @katyperry xx pic.twitter.com/5C9Xuccmu4
— Tiana is the recycle bin (@tianamoores_) July 25, 2018
With 21,000 retweets and 18,000 ‘likes’, Perry’s team got in touch with Tiana and decided to surprise her sister with a visit from the singer herself.
On Tuesday, before her final concert that night, Perry showed up in their house to the amazement of her little superfan.
GUYS WE HAVE DONE IT! @katyperry visited grace! She is really great and a very sweet person, this was really great! pic.twitter.com/elxDW7ioyg
— Tiana is the recycle bin (@tianamoores_) July 31, 2018
“Grace loves Katy as a person and she says that her songs will make her feel strong and empowered,” Tiana said.
The big sister shared photos and clips of Perry’s visit on her social media platforms, while the 33-year-old singer posted the photos on her Instagram story, the parts of the visit with her 71 million Instagram followers.
In one of the Instagram story clips, Perry called Grace Moores her “new merch model” and shown in a picture of the 8-year-old with a signed tour T-shirt.
MY FRIEND WAS @KATYPERRY TO COME TO HER HOME TO HER BEAUTIFUL SISTER!
Grace was diagnosed with a brain tumor and is now going through rehabilitation, This honestly melts my heart. pic.twitter.com/lieE9VF0VP
— k (@bornstunnaflow) July 31, 2018
The “Chained to the Rhythm” singer hung out with the Moores family, and even performed an acoustic version of the song “Roar” with her to restore fan.
According to Billboard, Perry’s “WITNESS: The Tour continues to go in Australia arenas in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.
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