Season 13 winner Caleb Johnson stated he shaped “so many wonderful reminiscences and experiences” with Harris, including, “Life is so fragile!”
“This hurts a lot,” Johnson wrote on Instagram Jan. 16. “CJ was my roommate on @americanidol throughout Hollywood week after which lived proper subsequent door to me and @realalexpreston in the course of the dwell exhibits. We immediately grew to become pals and shaped a brotherhood pack,” alongside contestants Alex Preston and Sam Woolf.
Jess Meuse, who completed in fourth place, stated she felt “utterly shocked.”
“Your expertise and smile will likely be missed, and the world is certainly a darker and eerily quieter place with out you in it,” she stated on Instagram Jan. 16. “I will miss your random cellphone calls asking for all times recommendation and speaking concerning the music world. While you undergo one thing like Idol collectively, it brings everybody concerned collectively like a giant, bizarre, dysfunctional household.”