Midway through announcing the results on Tuesday’s edition of “The Voice,” Carson Daly took time to honor season 6 finalist Christina Grimmie. This shining talent was killed by a deranged fan last June 10 while signing autographs at an event in Orlando, FL. As part of Team Adam Levine, she had made it to the finals and finished third.
Daly announced that the show had created a foundation in her name to help both those affected by gun violence and breast cancer. He concluded his heartfelt speech thus: “Thank you for letting us be a part of this very important moment. And Christina, we can feel your spirit here at ‘The Voice’ every single day and we love and miss you dearly.”
Levine then spoke movingly to the members of her family who were in the audience for this announcement. “God, I loved her so much. I miss her. It’s unfair she is not here. We are going to sing a little song tonight, and I am going to be singing every word to her in her honor. Thank you guys for being here. Christina, we love you.”