‘Voice’ Star Christina Grimmie — Shot and Killed

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Former ‘Voice’ competitor Christina Grimmie is dead after a shooting in Orlando.

Christina was doing a meet and greet with fans Friday night following a concert … when a man walked up to her and simply opened fire. Her brother tackled the shooter, but the man was able to get free enough to shoot and kill himself.

0611-christina-grimmie-instagram-01This picture was taken minutes before Christina was shot.

Christina was rushed to a hospital, but died early Saturday morning from her injuries. Police are hailing her brother as a hero for stopping the massacre of countless more people.

There are no words. We lost a beautiful soul with an amazing voice. Our hearts go out to the friends, fans and family of @TheRealGrimmie.

— The Voice (@NBCTheVoice) June 11, 2016

Christina and her brother were performing Friday night with their band Before You Exit. Since finishing in third place on “The Voice” Season 6 (2014) … Christina signed with Island Records, and was reportedly working on an album.

Grimmie was 22.

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We’ve learned Christina’s twitter account was hacked, but her team has regained access and taken down the message. 

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