With her new movie "Sparkle" set to hit theaters on August 17th, Jordin Sparks garnered herself a little added exposure by covering the September 2012 issue of REDBOOK magazine.
The 22-year-old singer/actress looked picture perfect on the Giles Bensimon shot front page while dishing about everything from her upcoming Whitney Houston-starring motion picture to musician boyfriend Jason Derulo.
Giving us a peek at Whitney Houston's fourth and final big screen role before her tragic death in February, VEVO has released the official music video for "Celebrate".
The song is featured in the upcoming musical-drama "Sparkle", which is set in 1976 and finds Houston playing a mother of three daughters who rise to fame in the music industry, but face challenges when the family begins to fall apart.
Making a beautiful arrival for the music-filled night, Jordin Sparks was on hand for the 2012 CMT Awards in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday (June 6).
The stunning “No Air” songstress rocked a gorgeous peach gown as she was joined by some of music’s other fellow greats on the red carpet at the Bridgestone Arena venue before heading inside for the big event as one of the many presenters.
Being recognized with an emotionally charged salute for her life achievements, the late Whitney Houston was selected as the recipient of the Billboard Millennium Award at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night (May 20).
The "I Will Always Love You" singer - who tragically passed away on February 11th - was honored with a tribute led off by comedian Whoopi Goldberg, who said, "I adored Whitney Houston. What all performers want and need and should get is love, and many of us here loved Whitney, and even if you're one of those who didn't show the love to Whitney, now is your chance, because tonight, that's what we're doing: We're going to be giving Whitney the greatest love of all."
With the ritzy MGM Grand Arena acting as the venue, the Diane von Furstenberg dressed "American Idol" alumna star soaked up the spotlight while passing through the red carpet ahead of the annual event's kickoff.