Born in Pittsburgh and raised in the suburb of North Hills, Chris has been singing since he was young and even appeared as a pepper in his high school's production of Beauty and the Beast. He was also the lead singer of his own band, The Chris Jamison Band. He was a business marketing major at Capital University in Bexley, Ohio when he tried out for the show.
Chris tried out for the show with the song "Gravity" by John Mayer. All four coaches turned around for him, and he chose Adam Levine as his coach.With his smooth vocals and good looks, Chris built a strong fanbase with his performances of such songs as "(Sittin' On) The Dock of The Bay" by Otis Redding to "Jealous" by Nick Jonas to "When I was Your Man" by Bruno Mars. His highest charting song during his time on the show was "Lost Without U", which was a duet with Adam Levine. It hit number 63 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Post the VoiceEdit
Chris released his debut single, "Velvet", which he debuted on the show. It peaked at number 53 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 3 on iTunes. He made his return to the show on April 18, 2015 when he teamed up with rap star Wiz Khalfia on his song "See You Again", which is from the soundtrack to the movie Fast and Furious 7. Chris subbed for singer Charlie Pugh, who sings on the song. He later signed with Republic Records.
Dropped by labelEdit
On January 10, 2016, Chris announced that he had left Republic Records. He later posted a new song, "The New Me", on his YouTube channel.
- Chris and his two sisters, Emily and Samantha, are triplets.
- "Velvet" (2014)