Celebrity News -- January 16, 2023: C.J. Harris, who finished in the Top 6 of the 2014 American Idol competition,
passed away on Sunday in Jasper, Alabama,
reportedly after a heart attack. He was 31.
According to TMZ, a family member said Harris passed away on Sunday (Jan. 15) in his hometown of Jasper following what seemed to be a heart attack. He was taken to the hospital right away, but doctors were unable to save his life.
The Walker County Coroner's Office has verified his death.
Caleb Johnson posted the following this morning on Facebook
WNCTIMES by Marjorie Farrington