Knox St. Patrick’s Parade is proud to announce our 2022 Grand Marshal, Chris Blue.
Chris Blue, a Knoxville native, is the 2017 Season 12 winner of The Voice. He began singing in church at age 3 and never looked back. Chris won the Voice-Off Knoxville competition in 2015, then toured locally as well as in England, The Bahamas, Jamaica and the Virgin Islands. He attended Tennessee Temple University in Chattanooga, TN, and was actively involved in the campus worship ministry as well as the campus gospel choir.
Chris auditioned in 2017 to compete in season 12 of The Voice. In the blind auditions, broadcast on March 14, 2017 on NBC, he sang “The Tracks of My Tears” from The Miracles. He won the title for the season.
Since then he has released albums: One Light, Fresh Start, Accomplished, The Complete Season 12 Collection (The Voice Performance).
Chris and his wife, Stephanie, have one daughter, Alina-Dior.
Listen to Chris Blue on Apple Music >