Latino stars react to plane crash tragedy

29th Nov 16 | Entertainment News

J Balvin and Maluma have paid tribute to the Brazilian soccer stars who lost their lives in a plane crash in Colombia on Tuesday morning (29Nov16).

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More than 70 of the 81 passengers, including members of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team, were killed in the tragedy.

The players were en route to a game in Medellin, Colombia when the plane crashed.

J Balvin, Maluma, Nicky Jam and Fonseca joined soccer fans around the world to express their grief on social media, with Maluma writing: "We are all in mourning. God has them in their glory, condolences for all the families of the victims. The sky has won a team of champions."

Balvin added: "DIOS LOS TENGA EN SU GLORIA!! (God have you in your glory)."

And Nicky Jam tweeted: "Fuerzas para los familiares. Solo Dios sabe porque (Strengths for family members. Only God knows why)."

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