There's something sad about that but also something good, because I will take that blank canvas and make something beautiful out of it."I'm just so glad we're in a new year. You don't know how strong you are until you have to be.I lost my grandfather a couple of years ago and I always feel that he's watching over me. Every day when I go running, I feel like he's pushing me to run harder."If you were a fan of the late Cory Monteith, you will know that he sang in a band called Bonnie Dune, and as a band, they were planning to release an album, and do a US tour.He definitely meant a lot to us and it was something that Cory really had a great time doing, we all did."Take a listen to The special show deals with the death of Monteith's character, Finn, who they decided to kill off as a way for the cast to cope with his passing in real life.The clip shows characters laying art tributes by Finn's locker, crying on each other's shoulders and generally looking upset as Lea Michele's voice is heard singing a teary rendition of Bob Dylan's It is thought that Monteith's tolerance to the substances could have been lowered due to periods of abstinence.actor tragically passed away from an overdose back in July 2013, and even though he had performed six out of a planned ten songs for their debut album, he sadly never got to hear the finished album.Now, for the first time, Justin Wilczynski, the lead vocalist and close friend to Cory Monteith decided it was time to release the songs they worked on together.: "We finished these particular six songs quite a while ago.Some things happened where Cory needed to take a break and we realised that he was struggling and that he was having a hard time, so we took a bit of a hiatus from the writing and recording process."We were always thinking we were going to go back and do more songs to release a full length record - I wanted to do a 10-song record.When Cory passed we decided we would just release all the songs we recorded with him and release all the ones that we have."When asked if this is a farewell album to Cory Monteith, Justin responded: "[It's a] celebration of his life and what he enjoyed doing.
In May, she wrote: "Matthew, thank you for bringing such happiness into my life…For making me smile again and bringing such a bright joy into my every day…Thank you for loving me and my family."SOURCE: TWITTERLate actor Cory Monteith would have turned 33 yesterday and his former girlfriend Lea Michele made sure that his birthday was not forgotten by sharing a heartfelt tribute on Twitter. Kevin Mc Hale, who played Artie Abrams, posted a message on Instagram dedicated to his friend. Along with the touching message, she tweeted a black and white picture of the two of them laughing together.The caption reads: "Not one day goes by...❤️ happy birthday"., Ann Mc Gregor paid tribute to her "amazing son", saying:"In the last few days I'm beginning to accept it. Until three days ago I couldn't look at a picture of Cory, so there's been progress."Cory's death from a drug overdose a year ago saw an outpouring of sadness from fans around the world, and from family, friends and his girlfriend, Lea Michele. I know her pain." Asked about the advice she would give to other parents struggling with to help their children with drug addictions, Ann said: "I don't think we have power to change the choices they are making."I think with the kind of connection Cory and I had, if we couldn't prevent that situation, I don't have the answer [except] live every moment, grab every second."And in the heartbreaking interview, Ann revealed she had had a feeling that Cory would die tragically young, saying, "He had a lot of emotional things he was trying to figure out - a lot of it was he really wanted a relationship with his father."I think when a child gets invalidated they keep reaching even harder, they want to find out why," she added."I remember after Cory's first OD, the drive we took, and all I did was stare into his eyes and hug him and look at him because I wanted to know him because I knew I was not going to have him my entire life - I knew way back then."Here's hoping with time life will get easier for Ann, Lea and the many others who loved Cory. , she spoke about her loss: "At the start, it's hard because you're so physically and mentally shocked and damaged, but after a while you get tired of physically feeling so horrendous, so I started doing yoga, which really helped. Lea Michele has remembered her late boyfriend Cory Monteith on the anniversary of his death yesterday by posting a photo of him driving and writing: "Today we remember the laughter and joy you brought into our lives every day.We think of you always and love you so." actress now lives her new boyfriend, Matthew Peatz, whom she credits with making her happy again.Ann revealed that she still speaks to Lea saying, "I do [still talk to her], she texts me and emails me. Yesterday was the one-year anniversary since "The biggest heart and most beautiful smile.. Then gradually your mind catches up with your body.