The Hollister native just earned the third place finish in December on season thirteen of NBC's "The Voice" contest. Simpson hosted a free meet and greet to her fans back in January in Hollister and announced she was planning a "Welcome Home" concert for her Roanoke Valley and surrounding fans.
Saturday night kicked off with forty to fifty fans, who purchased VIP ticket within ten minutes of the day ticket sales started, had a meet and greet while they posed for photos with Simpson. Simpson announced to the ones who didn't see oh her twitter page earlier in the morning that she released her second single 2 AM, the first that she had written and recorded herself.
Simpson's entertained the near thousand fans with twelve songs during her concert with songs as 2 AM, Beautiful, A Man's World, Wrecking Ball, Praying and crowd pleasing Amazing Grace to name a few.
Simpson stated after the show, "I'm exhausted, but so grateful to be able to do the "Welcome Home" concert and thankful to all the fans who came out. "Before I went up on the stage. I was really nervous just because it was a big show and in front of my hometown crowd, but once I went up there, it all went away and I was ready, stated Simpson. Simpson added. "I am so grateful for the community's support and that I'm proud of where I am from and hope to do more shows like this".
If you missed the show, no worry, Simpson will be back close to the Valley coming up in Louisburg. The
"Welcome Home" concert photos by Randy Wrenn
Also here are a few video clips from Simpson:
What is Beautiful: https://youtu.be/r4OrIEXSHqY
Bob Dylan song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fAet_k4g8Y4
Man's World: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uE5YIhC6GE
Natural Woman: https://youtu.be/C9KL010t6G0
What about Us: https://youtu.be/k--1htdGXWM
Amazing Grace: https://youtu.be/FaMCQlQRJcE
Wrecking Ball: https://youtu.be/xHPbrQgRdgQ