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Christina Grimmie

Facts of Christina Grimmie

Date of Birth: 1994 , March-12
Date of Death: 2016 , June-11
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch

Quick Timeline of Christina Grimmie

1994 Born in Marlton, Evesham Township, New Jersey
2004 Began playing piano
2009 Began posting videos to YouTube
2009 Posted the cover of Miley Cyrus's Party in the USA
2011 Released her debut EP, Find Me
2013 Released her debut album, With Love
2014 Auditioned for the 6th session of The Voice
2014 Was placed 3rd in the 6th session of The Voice
2016 Released her second EP, Side A
2011 Appeared in the comedy series So Random!
2011 Won American Music Awards
2011 Won Youth Rock Awards 2011
2012 Won Intense Radio's Music Awards
2016 She was shot and dead

Detail Timeline of Christina Grimmie

March 12 , 1994

Born in Marlton, Evesham Township, New Jersey

Sweet and lovely lady, Christina Grimmie was born as Christina Victoria Grimmie in the mid 1990s in Marlton, Evesham Township, New Jersey, United States of America to parents of divorce origin. She is an American and is of Italian and Romanian descent.

2004

Began playing piano

She has been singing since her young age. She was just six years old when her father saw her singing and he was influenced by her loving voice. She has been playing piano since she was ten.

2009

Began posting videos to YouTube

She has been active in YouTube since she was in her mid teens. At the age of 15, she launched her YouTube channel under the username zeldaxlove64 and her first music video was the cover of Hannah Montana's, Don't Wanna Be Torn.

2009

Posted the cover of Miley Cyrus's Party in the USA

In August 2009, she posted the cover of Miley Cyrus's Party in the U.S.A; this video became popular in the internet. As a YouTube artist, she is famous for her cover of Nelly's Just a Dream. It has more than 128 million views as of early 2016.

June 14 , 2011

Released her debut EP, Find Me

On 14th of June 2011, she released her debut EP Find Me. It entered number 35 on the Billboard 200 chart in the US. In 2011, she also released two singles under the title Advice and Liar Liar. 

August 6 , 2013

Released her debut album, With Love

Christina Grimmie is a singer and songwriter from United States. She has also released an album on her won. Her debut album With Love was released on 6th of August 2013. It entered no 20 on US Independent Albums. 

February 24 , 2014

Auditioned for the 6th session of The Voice

In the early 2014, she auditioned in the sixth season of the American reality talent show The Voice. She sand Miley Cyrus's Wrecking Ball in the blind audition. All of the four coaches desired to chose her but she opted for Adam Levine. 

May 19 , 2014

Was placed 3rd in the 6th session of The Voice

In the Live Finale on 19th of May 2014, she sang Miley Cyrus's Wrecking Ball, Gotye feat. Kimbra's Somebody That I Used to Know and Elvis Presley's Can't Help Falling in Love. She was placed 3rd in this competition. 

February 21 , 2016

Released her second EP, Side A

After The Voice, she signed a recording deal with Island Records. She also recorded several songs with him. But in the early 2015, she was dropped by Island Records and then she began working on her second EP. Her second EP Side A was released on 21st of February 2016. 

2011

Appeared in the comedy series So Random!

Besides being a popular singer, she is also a performer and an actress. In 2011, she was seen in an American Disney Channel sketch comedy series So Random! as a performer. In 2016, she appeared in The Matchbreaker playing the role of Emily Atkins. 

2011

Won American Music Awards

She is one of the successful music artists. In 2011, she got nominated in American Music Awards for the first time in her life. She was nominated in this award that year for New Media Honoree (Female) and she was also awarded with this award that year. 

2011

Won Youth Rock Awards 2011

Till date she has been nominated in several awards and she has also been honored with them. In 2011, she got her first nomination in Youth Rock Awards 2011 and she was honored with this award that year for Rockin’ Indie Artist of the Year. 

2012

Won Intense Radio's Music Awards

In 2012, she got nominated in Intense Radio's Music Awards for Overall Best Cover Artist and Best Female Cover Artist. She was honored with this award that year from her later nomination. She has also once been honored with iHeart Radio Rising Star. 

June 11 , 2016

She was shot and dead

Recently news about her shocked the world. On 10th of June 2016, she performed at The Plaza Live in Orlando, Florida. But after the show while she was signing autographs, she was shot three times by an unknown man who also shot himself afterwards. She was announced dead the next day.

Content

Despite being such a talented and beautiful celebrity, her personal matters are low and secret. Information related to her love affairs, married life, spouse and divorce is unknown in the media.

Though Christina was born in Marlton, Evesham Township, she was raised in Marlton, New Jersey. There she got enrolled at Cherokee High School. She has been singing since her young age. She was just six years old when her father saw her singing and he was influenced by her loving voice. She has been playing piano since she was ten. At the age of 15, she launched her YouTube channel under the username zeldaxlove64 and her first music video was the cover of Hannah Montana's, Don't Wanna Be Torn. In August 2009, she posted the cover of Miley Cyrus's Party in the U.S.A; this video became popular in the internet. As a YouTube artist, she is famous for her cover of Nelly's Just a Dream. It has more than 128 million views as of early 2016. On 14th of June 2011, she released her debut EP Find Me. It entered number 35 on the Billboard 200 chart in the US. Her debut album With Love was released on 6th of August 2013. In the early 2014, she auditioned in the sixth season of the American reality talent show The Voice. She sand Miley Cyrus's Wrecking Ball in the blind audition. All of the four coaches desired to chose her but she opted for Adam Levine. In the Live Finale on 19th of May 2014, she sang Miley Cyrus's Wrecking Ball, Gotye feat. Kimbra's Somebody That I Used to Know and Elvis Presley's Can't Help Falling in Love. She was placed 3rd in this competition. She had earned the salary of $94,118 per year and her net worth was $800,000.  

Recently news about her shocked the world. On 10th of June 2016, she performed at The Plaza Live in Orlando, Florida. But after the show while she was signing autographs, she was shot three times by an unknown man who also shot himself afterwards. She was announced dead the next day. This was the sad news for a music lover and her fans.