10 Celebrities Who Were Born Rich


3. Jordin Sparks

Photo: Kelly Schott

Jordin Sparks catapulted into the spotlight when she won the sixth season of American Idol. With her accompanying record deal and acting gigs, the “No Air” songstress holds her own today, but bottomless expense accounts are nothing new to this celeb. Her father is a former NFL player who made millions during Jordin’s childhood. Phillippi Sparks, a former NFL cornerback, played for the N.Y. Giants and the Dallas Cowboys, and Jordin’s mother was an entrepreneur.

Jordin Sparks is very hardworking and talented person and she never used her father’s fame to get her foot in a door or make her own money. Currently her net worth is estimated at nearly $8 million. Being a teenager, Sparks was singing, modeling and acting in plays, due to which she won critical acclaim and recognition. Jordin was awarded an American Music Award in 2008 and nominated for Grammy in 2009. In everyday life Jordin proves to be a very simple and pleasant girl. Once she said in the interview that her heroes were just everyday people who worked hard and had integrity. This celeb is really amazing!