Jordin Sparks Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Jordin Brianna Sparks was born on 22nd December 1989, in Phoenix, Arizona USA of Caucasian and African-American descent. She is a songwriter, singer and actress who rose to prominence in 2007 as the winner of the singing competition series “American Idol” (season 6). She is the winner of the NAACP Image Award, BET Award, American Music Award, Soul Train Award and other awards, though she has been active in the industry only since 2007.

How rich is Jordin Sparks? In 2015, her net worth is estimated to be $10 million. It has also been estimated that Jordin earns around $1.2 million per year from music and about $250,000 per year from various endorsement deals.

Jordin Sparks Net Worth $10 Million

Jordin Sparks has been singing since early age. In order to better concentrate on singing, she was taught at home for some time. Prior to becoming the star of the “American Idol” show, she participated in various competitions, including the 2006 Drug Free AZ Superstar Search, Colgate Country Showdown, America’s Most Talented Kids, the Gospel Music Association Academy’s Overall Spotlight Award and Coca-Cola’s Rising Star. When 17 years of age, she won the “American Idol”, becoming the youngest winner in the history of the series. Soon after winning, her first studio album “Jordin Sparks” (2007) was released, which to date, is her most successful album, which was certified platinum in the USA. More, it has sold more than three million copies internationally. The album was supported by three singles, including “Tattoo” (2007), “No Air” (2007) certified platinum and “One Step at a Time” (2008). It is worth mentioning, that the single “No Air” (2007) was nominated for a Grammy Award as the Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals. Afterwards, the studio album “Battlefield” (2009), with several successful singles “Battlefield” (2009) and “S.O.S. (Let the Music Play)”, was released which has strengthened her position in the music industry. In 2015, the third studio album “Right Here, Right Now” (2015) was released helping her to return to the stage.

From 2010 to 2015, Jordin has taken a break in her singing career, and been engrossed in various engagements on television, cinema and Broadway. She performed in the play “In the Heights” (2010), a Broadway musical. Sparks has appeared in various episodes of television series’ including “Big Time Rush” (2010), “When I Was 17” (2010), “Brain Surge” (2011) and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” (2013). More, she has hosted a number of events such as “Fashion Police” (2013), “E! News” (2014), “American Music Awards” (2014), “The View” (2014) and “Wild ‘n Out” (2015).

In 2012 she debuted on the big screen, starring in the musical film “Sparkle” (2012) directed by Salim Akil. Afterwards, she played supporting roles in the drama film “The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete” (2013) directed by George Tillman, Jr., romantic film “Dear Secret Santa” (2013) directed by Peter Sullivan, thriller film “Left Behind” (2014) directed by Vic Armstrong and drama film “The Grace of Jake” (2015) written and directed by Christopher Hicky. All those appearances increased her popularity and wealth considerably.

Jordin Sparks was in a long term relationship with a singer, dancer and choreographer Jason Derulo. However, the couple split up. Currently, she claims to be single.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 22, 1989
Birth place: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Height:6 ft (1.83 m)
Profession:Singer, Model, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Musician, Actor, Artist, Music artist
Nationality:United States of America
Parents:Phillippi Sparks, Jodi Sparks
Siblings:P.J. Sparks
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Was in a relationship with Sage the Gemini from April 2015 to February 2016.
2Was previously in a relationship with Jason Derulo [2011-2014].
3Used to wear a purity ring she received as a teenager.
4Video for "Battlefield" placed number #17 on VH1's Top 40 Videos of 2009.
5Has a dog named Maggie and a dog named Miles.
6Not only is she the youngest to win American Idol (2002), she is the first non-southerner to win and the first mixed race person to win.
7Video for "No Air" with Chris Brown placed number #16 on VH1's Top 40 Videos of 2008.
8Her father is black. Her mother, who is white, has German, English, Scottish, and Norwegian ancestry.
9Has a younger brother, PJ (Phillippi Sparks Jr).
10Attended Sandra Day O'Connor High School in Glendale, Arizona, but only for her freshman year. She was home-schooled after that.
11Her musical inspirations include Mariah Carey, Beyoncé Knowles, Christina Aguilera, Justin Timberlake and Hanson.
12At just 17, she is the youngest American Idol (2002) winner as of 5/23/07.
13Was a Torrid plus-size model.
14Her father is former NFL cornerback, Phillippi Sparks, who played eight seasons for the New York Giants and one season for the Dallas Cowboys, before retiring in 2000.


Quotes

#Quote
1I just have one thing to say about promise rings. It's not bad to wear a promise ring, because not everybody - guy or girl - wants to be a slut.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest SongSparkle (2012)· R. Kelly (Writer)
· Whitney Houston (Performer)
2009GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Pop Collaboration with Vocals· Chris Brown
2007Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV: Female Reality/Variety StarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (2002)


Filmography

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sparkle2012/Iperformer: "Hooked On Your Love", "Jump", "Something He Can Feel", "Look Into Your Heart", "One Wing", "Love Will", "Celebrate"
American Idol2011-2012TV Series performer - 2 episodes
12 Dates of Christmas2011TV Movie performer: "Angels Are Singing"
African Cats2011Documentary performer: "The World I Knew"
Avalon High2010TV Movie performer: "Battlefield"
The National Christmas Tree Lighting2009TV Special performer: "I'll Be Home for Christmas"
Live from Studio Five2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
So You Think You Can Dance2008-2009TV Series performer - 5 episodes
The Bold and the Beautiful2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Suite Life on Deck2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
The New Paul O'Grady Show2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
America's Got Talent2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
More Than a Game2008Documentary performer: "If You Dream"
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2007TV Movie performer: "Tattoo"
Great Performances2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
American Music Awards 20132013TV Special writer: "The Way"
The Best Man Holiday2013performer: "Christmas Time to Me"
VH1 Divas 20122012TV Movie performer: "I'm Every Woman", "How Will I Know"

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Grace of Jake2015Nicole Lovely
Left Behind2014/IShasta Carvell
CollegeHumor Originals2014TV Series
Dear Secret Santa2013TV MovieAbby
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2013TV SeriesAlison Stone
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete2013Alice
Sparkle2012/ISparkle
Let's Be Honest2011Video short
Team Umizoomi2011TV SeriesBlue Mermaid

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Today2011-2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest / Herself - Musical Guest
The Meredith Vieira Show2014-2015TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself
The Doctors2015TV SeriesHerself
RuPaul's Drag Race2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
E! News2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight2007-2015TV SeriesHerself
Verizon Super Bowl Central Kickoff Concert2015TV MovieHerself
2015 NFL Pro Bowl2015TV MovieHerself - National Anthem Performer
Fox and Friends2013-2014TV SeriesHerself - Singer / Herself
American Music Awards 20142014TV SpecialHerself
The View2007-2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself
The Queen Latifah Show2013-2014TV SeriesHerself
TMZ on TV2014TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2009-2014TV SeriesHerself
Great Performances2014TV SeriesHerself - Co-Host / Performer
MDA Show of Strength Telethon2014TV MovieHerself
2014 MTV Video Music Awards2014TV SpecialHerself
Teen Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHerself
The International Fashion Film Awards2014TV SpecialHerself / Host
A Capitol Fourth2014TV MoviePerformer
Pânico na TV2014TV SeriesHerself
2014 Billboard Music Awards2014TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The 22nd Annual Movieguide Awards2014TV SpecialHerself
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade2013TV MovieHerself - Performer
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 20132013TV MovieHerself - Presenter
American Music Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself
Made in Hollywood2012-2013TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
The 365Black Awards2013TV SpecialHerself
BET Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself
American Idol2007-2013TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Performer / Herself - Audience Member / ...
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2012-2013TV SeriesHerself
Power of Love: Quincy Jones & Sir Michael Caine's 80th Birthday Celebration2013TV MovieHerself
Katie2013TV SeriesHerself
Fashion Police2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
VH1 Divas 20122012TV MovieHerself - Performer
A Very Special Christmas: 25 Years of Bringing Joy to the World2012TV Special documentaryHerself
American Music Awards 20122012TV Movie documentaryHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2008-2012TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2007-2012TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
Teen Choice Awards 20122012TV SpecialHerself
The Country Vibe with Chuck and Becca2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
2012 CMT Music Awards2012TV SpecialHerself
The 2012 Billboard Music Awards2012TV SpecialHerself
The 2011 American Country Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
24th Annual Children's Hospital Holiday Parade2011TV MovieHerself - Singer
Majors & Minors2011TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Mentor
The Talk2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon2011TV SeriesHerself
BrainSurge2011TV SeriesHerself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
American Idol: Welcome Home2010TV Movie documentaryHerself
Disney Sing It: Party Hits2010Video GameHerself (voice)
Big Time Rush2010TV SeriesHerself - Host / Herself
The Brian McKnight Show2010TV SeriesHerself
Katelyn Tarver TV2010TV SeriesHerself
Skate for the Heart2010TV MovieHerself
The National Christmas Tree Lighting2009TV SpecialHerself
The Suite Life on Deck2009TV SeriesHerself
The New Paul O'Grady Show2009TV SeriesHerself
VH1 Divas Live 20092009TV MovieHerself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 20092009TV MovieHerself
The Teen Choice Awards 20092009TV SpecialHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Britain's Got More Talent2009TV SeriesHerself
All Access Grammy Special2009TV SpecialHerself
The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
The Domain Lighting of Macy's Great Tree2008TV MovieHerself
2008 American Music Awards2008TV Special documentaryHerself - Presenter
Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 22008Video GameHerself (uncredited)
Loose Women2008TV SeriesPerformer / Herself - Performer
Rachael Ray2008TV SeriesHerself
Australian Idol2008TV SeriesHerself
America United: In Support of Our Troops2008TV MovieHerself
MTV Video Music Awards 20082008TV SpecialHerself
Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular2008TV SpecialHerself
So You Think You Can Dance2008TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
BET Awards 20082008TV SpecialHerself / Nominee
Larry King Live2007-2008TV SeriesHerself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20082008TV SpecialHerself
39th NAACP Image Awards2008TV SpecialHerself
Super Bowl XLII2008TV MovieHerself
Talkshow with Spike Feresten2008TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2007-2008TV SeriesHerself
New Year's Eve Live2007TV MovieHerself
The 9th Annual Family Television Awards2007TV SpecialHerself
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts2007TV SpecialHerself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2007TV SeriesHerself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2007TV MovieHerself
2007 American Music Awards2007TV SpecialHerself
Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular2007TV Special
BET Awards 20072007TV SpecialHerself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2007TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
RuPaul's Drag Race2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
FOX 25th Anniversary Special2012TV MovieHerself
Australian Idol2009TV SeriesHerself
The Colbert Report2007TV SeriesHerself

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