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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Jordin Sparks, the youngest American Idol winner ever in the popular TV franchise’s history, blazes a post-Idol signature trail all of her own and signs to 19 Recordings/Jive Records, one of the industry’s most cutting-edge labels.

“We’re thrilled to welcome the partnership with 19Recordings and Jordin Sparks as the first Idol winner to make her home at Jive,” stated Barry Weiss, CEO and President of Zomba Label Group (ZLG). “Her poise, her amazing vocal ability, her relentless optimism has been apparent to millions of fans all around the world. We’re honored to have this burgeoning worldwide superstar on Jive Records.”

Clive Davis, Chairman of BMG, U.S. , also commented: “Jordin is a terrific young singer who has found a great home at Jive. Barry and his successful team know how to patiently nurture career artists, and Jordin Sparks hints of a legacy and longevity waiting to be fulfilled.”
Source: Press Release