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Country Singer Who Hid in Freezer During Vegas Massacre Reunites With Those He Rescued Onstage

Playing Country Singer Who Hid in Freezer During Vegas Massacre Reunites With Those He Rescued Onstage

A country singer who survived the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting in Las Vegas by huddling with others in a freezer has returned to the stage, debuting a new song about the tragedy.

Read: Video Shows Concertgoers Huddled in Freezer in Desperate Bid to Escape Vegas Carnage

Bryan Hopkins of the country group Elvis Monroe sang a song he wrote to honor the lives lost in the Vegas massacre.

Hopkins led dozens of concertgoers to a freezer backstage where they waited until the gunfire stopped.

Five days after that horrific night, he joined hands with one of the women in the freezer with him, Nicole Ruffino, 24, during a benefit concert at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Vegas.

Also on Thursday night, same night, family and friends of Charleston Hartfield gathered to pay their respects to the fallen hero across town.

Read: Vegas Shooting Victim Comforted by Therapy Dogs in Hospital: 'It Just Helps the Healing Process'

Thousands gathered for a memorial service to honor Hartfield, the off-duty Las Vegas police officer and Nevada Army National Guard sergeant, who was killed during the melee.

Watch: After Vegas Attack, How to Help Someone If They've Been Shot

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