Jordin Sparks

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Jordin Sparks
Jordin Sparks in parade.jpg
Sparks in the American Idol Experience motorcade at Walt Disney World in 2009.
Background information
Birth nameJordin Brianna Sparks
Born (1989-12-22) 22 December 1989 (age 30)
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
OreiginGlendale, Arizona[1]
  • Vocals
  • guitar
Years active2006–present
Associate actsJason Derulo

Jordin Brianna Sparks (born December 22, 1989)[2] is an American sangster, sangwriter an actress. In 2007, she rose tae fame efter winnin the saxt saison o American Idol; at age 17, she acame the youngest winner in the series' history. Her self-teetled debut album wis released later in the same year; it wis certified platinum bi the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) an haes sauld ower twa million copies warldwide.[3] The album spawned the US Billboard Hot 100 tap-ten singles "Tattoo" an "No Air"; the latter is currently the third-heichest-sellin single bi ony American Idol contestant, sellin ower three million deegital copies in the Unitit States.[4] The sang earned Sparks her first Grammy Awaird nomination for Best Pop Collaboration wi Vocals.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Jordin Sparks". 2007-05-11. Retrieved 2015-08-24.
  2. "Jordin Sparks". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-01-10.
  3. Parker, Lyndsey (2010-11-24). "Does Winning 'American Idol' Even Matter Anymore?". Yahoo! Music. Yahoo! Inc. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-02-16.
  4. Grein, Paul (2009-10-07). "Week Ending Oct. 11, 2009: Oprah Saves The Music Industry". Yahoo! Music. Yahoo! Inc. Retrieved 2011-01-08.