Christina Grimmie who had appeared on season 6 of the Voice back in 2014 had just finished performing at a concert in Orlando,Florida when she was shot by a man while signing autographs for fans. Christina’s brother who was also at the concert was able to stop the gunman preventing him for harming anyone else. After being stopped from Christina’s brother the gunman fatally shot himself.

Christina Grimmie was rushed to a nearby hospital where she was being treated for her injuries. The Voice, and Christina fans around the world started a hashtag #PrayForChristina while waiting to her the status of her condition. Unfortunately after being in critical condition, the Orlando Police Department announced on Twitter that the young singer died from her injuries early this morning. The Voice wrote a statement on Twitter this morning stating:

“There are no words. We lost a beautiful soul with an amazing voice. Our hearts go out to the friends, fans and family of @TheRealGrimmie”

Christina was definitely a talented young woman, who was well on her way towards a successful music career. While auditioning on the Voice, Christina made it to the top 3 finalists on the show. After appearing on the Voice she continued working towards her music career while she became a Youtube star, toured around the country, and created a strong fanbase. Christina’s brother is definitely a hero for not allowing the gunman to harm anyone else.She will truly be missed by her family,friends,and fans. #RIPChristinaGrimmie

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