Biden was celebrating his victory over Donald Trump, which was clinched yesterday with a win in the swing state of Pennsylvania, after days of vote counting lastly noticed him eclipse the 270 electoral school votes wanted to win the race and defeat present President Donald Trump.
Celebrations started in Wilmington at Biden’s marketing campaign HQ final night time as Biden and operating mate Kamala Harris’ victory speeches had been adopted by a firework show.
Coldplay performed throughout this dazzling show of fireworks that broke out after President-elect Joe Biden and VP-elect Kamala Harris gave their victory speeches 💥 pic.twitter.com/jjpR3rD8uS
— NowThis (@nowthisnews) November 8, 2020
Followers and celebrities from round America and the world have been reacting to the show, with Scrubs star Zach Braff tweeting: “Coldplay and pyro. He had me at hi there.”
Coldplay and pyro.
He had me at hi there.
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) November 8, 2020
One other tweeted that using ‘A Sky Full Of Stars’ was a tribute to Biden’s late son Beau Biden, who handed away from mind most cancers in 2015.
“It was his favourite track and likewise performed at his funeral,” the tweeter added.
It was his favourite track and likewise performed at his funeral. 💜 pic.twitter.com/L1hE83MAlr
— Drue Kataoka 🌎 #VOTED (@DrueKataoka) November 8, 2020
“excuse me, however listening to Coldplay BLASTING whereas fireworks went off for them and their households tonight made me wanna cry so laborious,” one other wrote. “Coldplay in any lovely situation fucks me up EVERYtime.”
One other tweeter stated the event was “the primary time I’ve smiled at an American custom in 4 years”.
excuse me, however listening to @coldplay BLASTING whereas fireworks went off for them and their households tonight made me wanna cry so laborious lmao – Coldplay in any lovely situation fucks me up EVERYtime 😂
— Ashton (@AshtonBrittney) November 8, 2020
I can not say what number of instances I’ve rewatched the post-speech fireworks show. With nearly all of it performed to Coldplay’s “Sky Filled with Stars,” what some have stated was a tribute to Beau, I maintain getting goosebumps. Its the primary time I’ve smiled at an American custom in 4 years.
— CJarrells03 (@cjarrells03) November 8, 2020
Throughout America, Joe Biden supporters spent yesterday celebrating within the streets following information of his victory within the election.
In New York’s Washington Square Park, crowds sang John Lennon hit ‘Imagine’, whereas throughout the river in Brooklyn, director Spike Lee has led celebrations after Biden’s win. Lee was captured drinking and spraying champagne over a crowd as celebrations started.
Crowds exterior the White Home in Washington, DC, in the meantime, began playing The Village People‘s ‘YMCA’ to troll Donald Trump.