'Voice' Singer Christina Grimmie Posted to Facebook Hours Before Shooting
The 22-year-old was bubbly and urged fans to stop by the show at The Plaza in Orlando.
Christina Grimmie's last Facebook post a few hours before she was fatally shot Friday showed a smiling upbeat young woman asking people to attend her concert.
"Hey guys, what's up?" she said into the camera. The 22-year-old was bubbly and urged fans to stop by the show at The Plaza in Orlando, Fla. She closed with an excited "byee!"
The video was posted around 7 p.m. ET on Friday and according to authorities, the concert ended around 10 p.m. Grimmie was shot as she signed autographs for fans at a merchandise table.
Grimmie, a New Jersey native, finished third during season six of NBC's The Voice in 2014, competing on the team of Maroon 5 star Adam Levine. She began amassing a following on YouTube as a teenager, gripping online viewers with her powerful renditions of hit songs. Her videos on YouTube have garnered millions of views.