|Real Name/Full Name
|Jordin Brianna Sparks
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Phoenix, Arizona, U.S
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|22 December 1989
|34 years old
|In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
|In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 159 lbs
|Father – Phillippi Sparks
Mother – Jodi Jackson
|Phillippi Sparks Jr.
|Northwest Community Christian School
|Sandra Day O’Connor High School
|Dana Isaiah Thomas
|Dana Isaiah Thomas Jr.
|Musician, actress, songwritter
Most people in the world knows American Idol show. This is because it’s one of the most watched television shows in the world where gifted people in music have been competing. For those who have following the show then definitely you know who Jordin Sparks is. This is because she was one of the competitors in the shows seventeenth season.
Not only did she compete in the 17th season, but she went all the way to win it. This made her the youngest winner of the competition as she was only 17 years by then. After the competition, she has continued with her music career and also ventured into an acting career where she has appeared in several TV shows and films like Sparkie, Dear Secret Santa and Left Behind among others.
Well, how well do you know about Jordin Sparks? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jordin Sparks’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jordin Sparks to date.
Biography and Early Life
Jordin Brianna Sparks was born on 22nd December 1989 in Phoenix Arizona. Her father Phillippi Sparks is best known with his work as a professional American football player. On the other hand, not much is known about her mother Jodi Jackson who is of Scottish, German, English descent.
Sparks was born in a family of two, and she is the older sibling to her brother Phillippi Sparks Jr. She was raised with her brother in Ridgewood, New Jersey as her dad played American football with the New York Giants. Sparks loved music from her childhood and used to sing in school and church.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jordin Sparks in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Jordin Sparks’s age is 34 years old as of today’s date 24th February 2024 having been born on 22 December 1989. Though, she is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 159 lbs in Pound and 72 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Black.
Growing up in New Jersey, she joined Northwest community Christian School located in Phoenix, Arizona where she went up to eighth grade. Afterwards, she joined Sandra Day O’Connor High School but later dropped out and joined home school program where her grandmother Pam Wiedmann was her teacher. The reason for opting for home school program was because she wanted to concentrate with her music career
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Since her American Idol win, Spark has been found it hard to live her private life the way she used to live before fame. This is because media and paparazzi have been on her heels trying to find something they can write about her. In the early 2010s, she started dating American singer Jason Deruro but their relationship ended in 2014.
On 17th July 2017, she married Dana Isaiah Thomas after dating for few years. A Few months after their wedding, rumours of her pregnancy started going round which she later came to confirm was true. According to her, she said the new of her pregnancy was a shock to both of them, but they later embraced it with happiness. Their firstborn was born on 2nd May 2018, a boy they named Dana Isaiah Thomas Jr.
Is Jordin Sparks Lesbian?
Sparks is not gay and is not known to have dated anyone who is gay. Currently, she is in a happy marriage with her husband Dana.
American Idol wasn’t the only competition she has participated in as she was a competitor in Coca-Cola Rising Star competition, Colgate Country Showdown and many others which she easily won. Her fame came in 2007 when she joined the American Idol season. Before getting her golden ticket in Seattle audition, she had tried Los Angeles auditions which she failed.
The rest is history as she went all the way to the final where she won the competition. After her win, she signed with Jive Records and released her first single, “Tattoo” on 27th August 2007. The song became an instant hit and has sold more than 2 million copies in US alone. She released her debut album, “Self-titled” in November 2007 and the album has sold more one million copies in the United States.
In 2009, she released her second album Battlefield but didn’t do well like her debut album. The album sold less than 800,000 copies and has no chart certificates. So far she has four albums to her name with her third album Right here Right Now being released in 2015 while her fourth, Cider & Hennessy was released in 2020. Apart from music, Sparks in an actress and has featured in television shows like Big Time Rush, Fashion Police and many more. She has also featured in films like Left Behind and Show Dogs.
Since her rise to fame in 2007, Sparks has been nominated I for numerous awards where she has won some. Her first award came in 2007 when she was awarded NCAACP Image Awards in the Outstanding New Artist category. That same year, she won Best Heartbreak Video with Bet Pre-Awards. In all those nominations she has received, she has won nine awards so far.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jordin Sparks in 2024
With fame came curiosity with millions of people wanting to know who Jordin Sparks is. Her first single was a huge success selling more than 2 million copies. Her first album sis also on record selling more than 1 million copies in U.S alone. Besides music, she is also into acting which is also another source of his wealth. As of 2024, she is estimated to be worth $10 million.
With her name becoming a household name, she has won endorsements with several brands among then, Avon cosmetic company. She also collaborated with Wet Seal in her own clothing line called Sparks. Besides all these Sparks is also involved with philanthropy work where she has with different organizations in their non-profit campaigns.