Christina Grimmie

Christina Grimmie

Pop Singer

Christina Victoria Grimmie was an American singer and YouTuber. In 2009, she began posting covers of popular songs onto YouTube. After releasing her debut EP, Find Me, her YouTube channel reached one million subscribers. After she reached two million subscribers, she released her debut studio album, With Love.

Full Name
Mar 12, 1994
Jun 10, 2016
Net Worth


Christina Victoria Grimmie (March 12, 1994 – June 10, 2016) was an American singer and songwriter from Marlton, New Jersey. She was a contestant on season six of The Voice and finished in third place. Grimmie first gained attention by posting covers of hit songs on YouTube and had accumulated over three million subscribers and over 200 million views. 

Grimmie grew up in the Marlton area in South Jersey and began singing at age six when she joined her church worship band. At the age of sixteen, she attended her first open-mic night in Philadelphia where she performed her own original songs. After gaining recognition through social media, Grimmie released the EP Find Me in 2011 and began touring with Selena Gomez during her We Own the Night Tour in 2012. In 2014, she released her debut studio album With Love which peaked at number four on Billboard's Top Heatseekers chart. Following this, Grimmie auditioned for season six of The Voice finishing as runner-up to Josh Kaufman. 

After The Voice, Grimmie continued to tour independently until 2015 when she announced her departure from Island Records to begin working with a new team and label. In 2016, she released two EPs titled Side A (2016) and Side B (2016). On June 10th 2016, Christina Grimmie was killed after a concert in Orlando while signing autographs for fans. Her death generated an outpouring of grief from many of her peers including Adam Levine who offered to cover all funeral costs.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1994</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Christina Grimmie is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On March 12, 1994, Christina Victoria Grimmie was born in Marlton, New Jersey.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Grimmie Signs with Manager</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Grimmie signs with manager Brian Teefey and begins to pursue a career in music.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2010</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signed by Island Records</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Grimmie is signed to Island Records and releases her debut EP, Find Me.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Places 3rd on The Voice</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Grimmie places third in the sixth season of NBC's singing competition The Voice.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Grimmie releases her debut album, With Love, which peaks at number eight on the Billboard 200.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Performed Final Concert</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Grimmie's last performance before her death was at Plaza Live in Orlando, Florida.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">June 10, 2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Tragically Killed at Concert</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">27 year old Christina Grimmie was fatally shot after a concert in Orlando, Florida.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's an Inspiration</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Christina Grimmie was a remarkable singer, performer and person. She inspired millions of people with her courage, strength and optimism. Her songs were always full of energy and love and she was able to reach people through her music in a way that few artists can.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She Had an Amazing Voice </h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Christina Grimmie had an amazing voice that was so powerful, yet still gentle and beautiful. Her vocal range was incredible, and she could hit high notes effortlessly. Her ability to control her vibrato and convey emotion through her singing was truly captivating.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She Was Kind and Compassionate</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Christina Grimmie was well known for her kind spirit and compassionate nature. She cared deeply about the people around her, especially those who needed it most. She took the time to get to know the fans who followed her career and showed them how much she appreciated their support.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started Singing Professionally at Age 6</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Christina Grimmie began her singing career at the young age of six, performing in her church and local talent shows.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Appeared on Broadway</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2008, Christina Grimmie made her Broadway debut as a cast member of the musical production "Les Miserables".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Was a YouTube Sensation</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before pursuing her musical career, Christina Grimmie rose to fame through her YouTube channel, where she covered songs from various artists.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Six Million YouTube Subscribers</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">At the time of her death, Christina Grimmie had over 6 million subscribers on her YouTube channel.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Winner of The Voice Season 6</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Christina Grimmie won season 6 of The Voice in 2014, beating out fellow finalists Jake Worthington and Josh Kaufman.</p></div>


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