Approaching the first anniversary of the NJ native's murder, 'The Voice' paid tribute to Christina Grimmie through a Beatles classic and a new organization. The Christina Grimmie Foundation has two goals.
It wasn’t terribly surprising that FOX would say goodbye to American Idol after so many years, but word that NBC might look to revive it alongside The Voice came more unexpectedly. Now, FOX is reportedly bidding for the rights to bring American Idol back on its own, almost exactly as we remember it.
It hasn’t been terribly long since FOX said goodbye to American Idol, what with the whole “reality competition” craze having appreciably cooled since the early 2000s regardless. Still, leave it to NBC to potentially drag Ryan Seacrest back to the stage for a revival season, throwing The Voice into question in the process.
You can pay your respects today to Marlton's own Christina Grimmie. The singer, who rose to fame on season 6 of NBC's The Voice and was murdered last week, was laid to rest in a private ceremony this morning, but fans are welcome to attend a public memorial service this afternoon.