In recent times, Jordin Sparks has made headlines more for her romantic life than her music. And by no fault of her own.
Record label drama has seen the American Idol winner take a hiatus of sorts from the charts and focus instead on what she was able to do freely – act.
Now, with the worst behind her, the 24-year-old is re-affixing her attention on music.
This week saw the vocal powerhouse showcase material from her forthcoming album and we must say that we’re surprised.
Renowned for her markedly Pop skew, Sparks appears to have made a 180º turn and is this time aiming for the clubs.
See what we mean below…