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In a political upset that continues to rock the world, billionaire real estate developer and television personality Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States late into Tuesday night.

After a divisive and seemingly never-ending race, people across the world watched with bated breath as Trump clinched the electoral college votes that earned him the keys to the White House. As the votes tumbled in and Hillary Clinton ultimately conceded in a phone call to Trump, celebrities and regular people alike took to social media with a myriad of feelings as the historic election finally came to a shocking close.

VIDEO: Celebrities Who Turned Out to Vote in 2016

Scroll down to see what everyone from John Legend and Katy Perry to Scott Baio had to say.

Madonna:

Drew Barrymore:

Katy Perry:

Kerry Washington:

Zach Braff:

Kesha:

Scott Baio:

Laverne Cox:

Jessica Chastain:

John Legend:

Shonda Rimes:

Lady Gaga:

Lance Bass:

Lucy Lawless:

Amber Tamblyn:

Emma Watson:

Connie Britton: