Jordin Brianna Sparks (born December 22, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She rose to fame in 2007 after winning the sixth season of American Idol at age 17, becoming the youngest winner in the series' history. Her self-titled debut studio album, released later that year, was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and has sold over two million copies worldwide. The album spawned the Billboard Hot 100 top-ten singles "Tattoo" and "No Air"; the latter, a collaboration with Chris Brown, is currently the third highest-selling single by any American Idol contestant, selling over three million digital copies in the United States. The song earned Sparks her first Grammy Award nomination for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals.
History with the Macy's Parade
Jordin Sparks made for first parade appearance in 2007, Where she sang "Tattoo" on the of Pillsbury's "Holiday Lovin' Oven" float, She would return in 2015 where she would sing "Right Here Right Now" on top of GoldieBlox's "Girl-Powered Spinning Machine" float, She was scheduled to return to the parade route in 2020, where she would sing on Kalahari's "Splashing Safari Adventure" float, But was canceled in Mid-November