Written by Giavanna Foster

Chris Blue will be honored during the July 4th weekend. Here’s the scoop:

During Season 12 of The Voice, Chris Blue performed as an artist on Team Alicia. He auditioned with “The Tracks of My Tears” by Smokey Robinson and the Miracles. Throughout Chris’s journey, he has received support from his fans as well as the Knoxville community. Also, Chris Blue’s “Take Me to the King” performance was featured on YouTube’s trending list. After winning The Voice, Chris received a $100,000 prize and a record deal with Universal Music Group.

Chris Blue will be honored on Saturday, July 1 in Knoxville. The Knoxville community will congratulate Chris on his success and The Voice win. This 4th of July weekend event will feature music from the Airlifter Brass band as well as the Brass Quintet of the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America. The concert starts at 5:00pm, while the recognition ceremony will take place from 7:00-9:00pm. People of all ages are welcome. Chris Blue will also speak with his fans. See the tweet below: