Jordin Brianna Sparks
(born December 22
) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame in 2007
after winning the sixth season of American Idol
She sang "Beauty and the Beast" for the diamond edition of Beauty and the Beast, performed "Saved Me Again, You're Always By My Side" in the film Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast, and guest starred in The Suite Life on Deck episode "Crossing Jordin".
She appeared in the ABC TV show The Real O'Neals.