facebook
twitter
search
search

Singer Jordin Sparks signed by Jive

Aug. 19, 2007 at 5:11 PM

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Singer Jordin Sparks, who won this year's “American Idol” contest, has signed a record deal with 19 Recordings/Jive Records in Orlando, Fla.

The first single from the 17-year-old, "Tattoo," will be released by Jive Aug. 27, Billboard.com reported Sunday.

Sparks' first album is set for a November release, just a little more than a month after the “American Idols Live Tour” ends.

"I'm feeling a little bit of pressure because it's coming up so fast," Sparks told Billboard.com. "But I have full confidence that we'll finish it by the time we have to."

She also will appear on Fox’s Teen Choice Awards Aug. 26.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Johnny Depp feeds baby bat in video
Jennifer Lopez celebrates 46th birthday in sheer dress
Blake Shelton cuts post-divorce concert short due to lightning
End of an era: 'General Hospital' bids farewell to Anthony Geary's iconic Luke Spencer
Ice-T, wife Coco reportedly expecting first child together