Jordin Sparks is an American singer and songwriter. She has also tried a career in acting and managed to become a successful actress as well. Sparks became famous after winning the title of the sixth season of “American Idol“. She was just 17 years old when she won American Idol. She is the youngest singer to have won the competition of the American Idol reality series. Her career and fame continued and she released many successful albums.
Jordin Sparks has a net worth of $8 million. She is a successful singer and has released a lot of successful albums to date. She has sold 1.3 million singles in the United States and is one of the most commercially successful “American Idol” contestants. Jordin Sparks is also established and has earned her net worth through her acting, film/TV work, and singing career.
Jordin Sparks was born on December 22nd of 1989 in Phoenix, Arizona. Jordin’s father is a professional football player and his name is Phillippi Sparks. She was raised in an Evangelical Christian household. She and her brother attended various schools and were also homeschooled by their mother when she was concentrating on her singing career.
Jordin Sparks started her singing career after she participated in the talent competitions American Idol at the age of 17. She also became famous after singing the national anthem at various sporting events.
Sparks auditioning for “American Idol” in 2006 but did not make it to the first round of Los Angeles. She auditioned again and was selected. Randy Jackson predicted that the “Curly hair will win this year.” In 2007, she won “American Idol,” and is the youngest-ever contestant to win the competition.
She appeared on the show six times and performed songs in various seasons. Sparks signed a record deal with Jive Records and released her self-titled debut album in 2007. The album was a massive success and the song “No Air,” peaked at number three on the charts.
She released her second studio album in 2008 which was titled “Battlefield.” She toured with famous artists like The Jonas Brothers, Britney Spears, and others. Jordin released her third album, “Tattoos,” in 2013. She announced in 2014 that she has signed with Saleem Remi’s record label. Sparks released her third album in 2015 which was titled: “Right Here Right Now.”
Jordin Sparks started her acting career with the show “The Suite Life on Deck”(playing herself). She went on to do a guest-starring role in “Big Time Rush”. She also became a voice actor for the animated series “Team Umizoomi”. She made her film debut with the film “Sparkle” in 2012.
Jordin Sparks and Jason Derulo became a couple and their relationship was very much publicized in the early 2010s. The couple was quite serious but broke up in 2014. The split was a shock to their fans and the social media was on fire after they went separate ways.
In 2017, Sparks got married to Dana Isaiah. She and the fitness model dated for one month and announced that they were expecting a child together. In 2018, Jordin welcomed her first child.