1. She started just by singing on YouTube
  2. She knew she would be able to follow her dreams even if she didn't win the Voice
  3. She made it fine to be an artist while being open about being a nerd
  4. She had pride in her religion that didn't interfere with social justice issues
  5. She had a great voice and knew how to own it
  6. She gave me hope during middle school which was a time that I needed it the most
  7. Overall she was one hell of a star that will be missed