Adam Levine has reportedly offered to pay for the funeral of Christina Grimmie, the 22-year-old former contestant of “The Voice” who was shot and killed on Friday.
The slain singer’s brother, Marcus Grimmie, wrote in a Facebook postthe Maroon 5 singer called hismother to offer to pay for thefuneral and herflight.
I found out this morning, that Adam Levine personally called my mother and said he will pay for the funeral and her plane flight, and I was blown away. Now a friend just told me to look at the gofundme page and I see it is at 100k. Words cannot express… literally I have no words.
I first heard from my sisters manager, Brian Teefey, that he will be making a gofundme to help our family move out of…
Levine, who has been a coach on“The Voice” for five years,worked with Grimmie as her coach on the sixth season of the show.
On the day afterGrimmie’s death, Levine shared his grief on Twitter with a photo of the late singer.
Behati and I are absolutely devastated and heartbroken by Christina Grimmie’s death. Our hearts go out to her family pic.twitter.com/y4OMkm0uXu
— Adam Levine (@adamlevine) June 11, 2016
Grimmie’s brother also expressed gratitude forthe GoFundMe set up by Brian Teefey, Selena Gomez’s stepfather and Grimmie’s manager since she was 14 years old. So far the campaign has raised over $100,000.
Grimmie was shot and killed by 27-year-old Kevin James Loibl while she was signing autographs after her concert on Friday.
If you are willing and able to donate to Grimmie’s family, you can do so here.
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