American Idol‘s auditions in Milwaukee, Wis. last night ended in tears for some viewers. Chris Medina sang “Breakeven” by The Script, but it was the story he shared about his fiancée’s tragic accident that caused the tears.
Chris, 26, has been engaged for two years, but their wedding has been prolonged after his fiancée got into an accident and suffered a traumatic brain injury.
“I was about to make vows just two months before the accident,” he said. “What kind of guy would I be if I walked out when she needed me the most?”
Watch Chris’ heartbreaking story below.