Willie Spence died in car crash

‘American Idol’ Runner-Up (2021) Willie Spence Dies at 23 in a Car Crash


American Idol 2021 (Season 19) runner-up Willie Spence dies at 23 Age in a car crash in Tennessee, a family member confirm to TMZ

Fellow American Idol runner-up “Katharine McPhee” also confirmed the news on her Instagram Story on Tuesday also posted a video or herself and Spence

A family member tell to TMZ that Willie had a flat tire but somehow it got fixed and continue to drive back home to Atlanta from Tennessee, as per source his car crashed into a semitruck that was parked on the slide of the road

Just hours before the crash, Spence posted a video of himself singing "You Are My Hiding Place" on his Instagram page.

American Film Producer “Randall Emmett” also feel very sad for his family and left message that “I was lucky that you sing for me at my home and events. Will miss you & you touched so many of us”

Willie Spence finally reached the finale alongwith Grace Kinstler and Chayce Beckham, with Beckham going on to become that year’s winner.

In the Season 19 finale, Spence sang “Georgia on My Mind,” “A Change Is Gonna Come” and “Stand Up.”, he got fewer votes than Chayce Beckham who won the Idol