By Emma Shepherd For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 03:13 BST, 16 April 2019 | Updated: 03:17 BST, 16 April 2019
Australian singer Tina Arena has revealed she is 'devastated' by the Notre-Dame de Paris fire that has destroyed many priceless and irreplaceable artworks.
Tragedy struck Tina's 'second home' on Monday when a fire broke out in the roof of the medieval Catholic cathedral, causing considerable damage to the building.
And on Tuesday, the 51-year-old songstress expressed her heartfelt condolences in a statement to Channel Nine's Today show.
Heartfelt statement: Tina Arena has revealed she is 'devastated' by the Notre-Dame de Paris fire that has destroyed many priceless and irreplaceable artworks on Monday
'The fire at the Notre Dame is devastating. There's hundreds of years of history burning inside. A number of great works of art have been lost,' Tina said.
'Notre Dame is not only a place of worship but also a symbol of literature. It's a huge loss for France and the world.'
On Monday evening, the Parisian