We still can't get over the horrific death of young talent Christina Grimmie and wanted to celebrate her legacy.Before she rose to national fame as a finalist on NBC’s "The Voice," she was a South Jersey native, studying at Cherokee High School and posting covers on YouTube as zeldaxlove64. A self-made success story, she first achieved stardom on YouTube in 2009 with her cover of Miley Cyrus’ “Party in the USA” and in 2011, released her first EP, “Find Me,” which debuted at number 2 on iTunes, behind Adele’s “19.” She auditioned for "The Voice" in 2014 and finished in third place.
As family, friends and fans mourn the loss of this young musician, let’s take a look back at a few of her best musical moments.
1. "Party in the USA" - Miley Cyrus
2. "One Time" - Justin Bieber
3. "Titanium" - David Guetta featuring Sia
4. "Stay" - Rihanna
5. "Wrecking Ball" - Miley Cyrus
6. "Dark Horse"- Katy Perry
7. "Hold On We're Going Home"- Drake
8. "Somebody That I Used to Know"- Gotye (performance with Adam Levine)
9. "I Won't Give Up" - Jason Mraz
10. "Let it Go" - James Bay
There’s currently a GoFundMe for her family that was set up by her manager, to help support them through this difficult time. Click here for more info.
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