|Style:||Singing, song writing, music.|
|Date Joined:||9th February 2009|
|Date Shut Down:||N/A|
Christina Victoria Grimmie (Zeldalove64 on Youtube) is a Catholic Singer and Musician From New Jersey, United States. She was born on the 12th March 1994 (19 years old). She is not just a talented musician, but a presenter, songwriter and has been in various commercials on TV.
She is mostly well known for her covers of popular songs by big artists such as Demi Lovato , Miley Cyrus, Christina Aguilera ,Justin Bieber and many more. Back in 2011, she realised her first album 'Find Me ' which has eight songs, all written by Christina Grimmie, which she explained was all inspired by her own life events. The music in her album are mostly pop, she quoted, "My music is a little bit of pop, a little bit of dance, a little bit of urban vocals...it's got a little bit of everything really."
She also has made a series of 'Random Songs' where viewers send in random sentences, where Christina and her best friend Sarah Happlesful creates a song full of these sentences. At the moment there are six 'Above All That Is Random' songs. These series are very popular, the fourth song being the most seen with 7,447,968* views. Sarah often appears in Christina's videos.
Christina was born on the 12th March 1994 to her parents Tina and Albert Grimmie. She also has an older brother called Mark who is one year old then her. Christina grew up in Marlton, New Jersey. At the age of four, she started singing and carried on singing alone until she was given a piano when she was ten. Christina was given piano lessons, however she chooses to play by ear. She can also play the guitar and the flute. She was raised being a Christian, and often reminds her fans (Team Grimmie), that she 'loves Jesus'. On her Youtube Account she put "I'm a full-on Christian, by the way. Jesus is my Saviour and I looove Him and sing for Him. She was taught at Cherokee High School. In September 2010, Grimmie was homeschooled as she entered junior year.
Christina started a Youtube Account after a friend persuaded her to put a cover up. This video was put up on the 17th July 2009, which was a cover of "Don't Wanna' Be Torn " by 'Hannah Montana'. She continued to do covers, and her career started after posting a cover of Miley Cyrus' 'Party in the U.S.A ' on the 12th August 2009. This video landed her many subscribers and fame. Since then she's had more then 337 million views, 2.1 subcribers on only 161 videos. This gave her the position of 'The 4th most subscribed musician on Youtube.' Not only that, but she was placed Number 2 at the op 5 of the 'MyYoutube competition, behind Selena Gomez , and infront of Rihanna , Nicki Minaj and Justin Bieber . Soon she was discovered by 'Brian Teefey' who is Selena Gomez' stepfather. He became her manager and she became very popular all around the world, starting a big career.
Because of Brain Teefey, Christina has performed at the UNCEF charity concert (A benefit conccert to raise money for charity), performed backup vocals forSelena and The Scene and toured with them for 6 weeks, opening for them in the 'We Own the Night Tour.' Selena Gomez became her mentor. Her and Christina are great friends. Christina and Selena stared in an 'Xbox Kinect ' commerical along with Selena's band, where in the commercial Christina and Selena were against their band. Christina has also been in a Doritos Advert along with Demi Lovato's sister, Dallas Lovato. She has also opened for the Jonas Brothers and AllStar Weekend during the Concert Of Hope. On The Ellen Show , Christina Grimmie performed with Tyler ward and performed 'Liar Liar' by herself. Other shows she's been on are So Random ,American Music Awards of 2011 and Dancing With The Stars ing With The Stars.
After signing to Creative Artists Agency in January 2012, Christina and her family moved to LA where she currently lives now, and is working on her new album, which will be annouced soon.
Christina was given her own show in the start of 2012 on Disney Channel called 'Power Up with Christina Grimmie', a 5 minute show series where Christina grimmie would talk about the latest Video Games. She is a huge fan of video games so it was easy for her to become the show's presenter.
Christina Grimmie has won a few awards, they were:
|2011||American Music Awards||New Media Honoree (Female)||Herself||Won|
|2011||Youth Rock Awards 2011||Rockin’ Indie Artist of the Year||Herself||Won|
|2012||Intense Radio's Music Awards||Best Female Cover Artist||Herself||Won|
- Christina can't read music notes.
- Christina has another account called 'PureXEssence64 ' however it is no longer active.
- She is currently dating her friend 'Bobby'.
- Christina is 5ft2.
- Her favourite video game is 'The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina of Time '. She loves 'Nintendo '.
- She also plays Skyrim and lots more video games, the song 'The Dragonborn Comes' was covered by Christina.
- She is a fan of FUN ,Christina Aguilera and Skrillex .
- She owns a Macbook Pro.
- Her favourite animals are Cows.
- She likes Anime.
- Her favourite colour is green because it's the colour of Link's overalls. (The main character of 'The Legend Of Zelda'.
- Her inspiration is 'Stacie Orrico .'
- She has a dog named Chloe.
- Her instagram is 'Zoraxlove64 '.