Chris Blue, the winner of season 12 of The Voice and resident of Knoxville, Tennessee, released a video today supporting his fellow hometown boy, Keaton Jones, who’s video went viral overnight.
He joins a slew of big celebrities who declared that they #StandWithKeaton.
The hashtag captures an overnight movement of support for boy named Keaton Jones who attends a middle school in Knoxville. This came after his mom posted a video of him on Facebook in which he describes how he is being bullied in school.
The video is a tearful and emotional plea from the victim to the bullies to stop.
Keaton Jones's emotional anti-bullying video goes viral and wins celebrity fans and wave of support.
Posted by The Morning Drive with Mike and Lisa on Monday, December 11, 2017
“Just out of curiosity, why do they bully?” asked Keaton. “What’s the point of it? Why do they find joy in taking innocent people and find a way to be mean to them? It’s not OK!”
The video had more than 22 million views by early this morning.
“It’s touched my heart deeply,” Chris says in his post.