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Christina Grimmie's Mom 'Mama Grimmie' Sadly Loses Cancer Battle

Christina Grimmie's Mom 'Mama Grimmie' Sadly Loses Cancer Battle

Tina, aka Mama Grimmie, has sadly passed away, her family announces Sunday evening (September2).

The mother of the late Christina Grimmie has lost her long battle with cancer.

“We are saddened to announce the loss of our beloved Tina, also affectionately known as ‘Mama Grimmie’ to the millions of fans of Christina Grimmie around the world. She will be missed immensely,” her family said in a statement posted to Christina‘s social media.

Tina fought a courageous and brave battle with cancer for many years, even until her final hours with family by her side,” the statement continued. “While this is a bittersweet moment for us as a family, particularly after losing Christina two years ago, we rejoice at the thought that Tina and Christina are united once again in the presence of our Lord and Savior.”

Tina was truly a one of a kind soul and our hearts are heavy. We respectfully ask for some private time to process her passing. In lieu of flowers, we invite you to make donations to the Christina Grimmie Foundation in Tina’s honor. God bless and thank you all.”

Christina Grimmie's 'Little Girl' Debuts Just in Time For Mother's Day - Listen Here!

Christina Grimmie's 'Little Girl' Debuts Just in Time For Mother's Day - Listen Here!

Christina Grimmie‘s family has just released her brand new song, “Little Girl”.

The track was written by the late musician at age 12 as a tribute to her mother, who was undergoing breast cancer treatment at the time.

“I am proud to share this extremely personal song with other mothers and daughters as well as Christina’s fans. It is very special to me and carries a part of not only Christina but our unique bond,” Tina shared with People.

She adds, “I miss her daily and I take comfort in knowing that this song might help other mothers and daughters through their fearful or tough times.”

A portion of the proceeds from the song will go to the Christina Grimmie Foundation, which helps families affected by the tragedy of gun violence or the diagnosis of breast cancer.

You can also download the song on iTunes.

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Christina Grimmie's Mom Releasing Never-Before-Heard Song For Mother's Day

Christina Grimmie's Mom Releasing Never-Before-Heard Song For Mother's Day

Christina Grimmie‘s family is doing something really special for fans this weekend and releasing a never before heard song just in time for Mother’s Day.

The song, called “Little Girl” was written especially for her mom, Tina, years ago and she’s decided to release it to the public.

“A gift to me from Christina that I’m happy to share with you #TeamGrimmie,” Tina wrote on Twitter today.

She also included a video about the story behind the song that will most likely bring you to tears.

Watch that below!

“Little Girl” will be released TOMORROW, May 11th and we can’t wait to hear it.

Christina Grimmie Foundation Launches New Player 2 Campaign (Exclusive)

Christina Grimmie Foundation Launches New Player 2 Campaign (Exclusive)

The Christina Grimmie Foundation is launching an amazing new campaign, JJJ can exclusively announce.

Called the Player 2 campaign, which is a social media and mobile giving campaign created to support families impacted by the crisis of gun violence or breast cancer diagnosis.

The PLAYER 2 Campaign is seeking to rally 500,000 people to support its cause through social media and mobile giving encouraging donations as low as $2.

This will provide for the unique needs of these families after a crisis such as housing, medical expenses, transportation, burial expenses or utilities.

“The next generation is now taking the lead in the conversation about gun violence and seeking ways to get involved beyond the politics or debates. They want to help the victims and focus on the people who are affected most, the families left behind,” Marcus Grimmie shared about the campaign.

“Our primary goal is helping families impacted by these tragedies,” Christina‘s father Bud, added. “We know firsthand that when the headlines cease, the aftermath is a family left facing a new reality after suffering a loss.”

He continues, “This is the driving force behind our new PLAYER 2 campaign, which is inspired by Christina’s love for video games and the matching player 1/player2 tattoo she shares with her brother.”

Participants can join the campaign by visiting www.readyplayer2.org or texting PLAYER to 77977 on a mobile device.

Check out the promo video below!

Christina Grimmie's Family, Friends & Fans Celebrate What Would've Been Her 24th Birthday

Christina Grimmie's Family, Friends & Fans Celebrate What Would've Been Her 24th Birthday

Christina Grimmie would have been 24 today.

The beloved musician, who tragically died in 2016 from an act of gun violence, is being remembered today in the best way by her family and friends.

Her family — mom Tina, dad Bud and brother Marcus – shared a touching message on Christina’s Instagram account for all to see.

“HAPPY BIRTHDAY PRECIOUS ANGEL!” they wrote. “Not a day goes by that we don’t think of you or miss you.”

“It warms our hearts to see the tremendous impact you’re still making on this Earth through your music and videos,” the family continues. “Your fans and the people who love you around the world give us so much strength. We love you and miss you dearly! Happy Birthday Christina Victoria Grimmie!”

See the full post below: