Jordin Sparks has added Lil’ Eddie to the list of songwriters for her upcoming third album, slated for release later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The hit songwriter – real name Edwin Serrano, Jr. – has previously co-wrote tracks including “All Day” by Cody Simpson [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], “Rainbow” by Jessie J [Lava / Universal Republic Records], “All I See" by Kylie Minogue [EMI Music Group / Parlophone Records] and “Is Anybody Out There?” by K’Naan featuring Nelly Furtado [Warner Music Group / A&M / Octone Records].
He also collaborated with top producers including Mich "Cutfather" Hansen (Pixie Lott, Ed Drewett), Carsten “Soulshock” Schack (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke), Kenneth Karlin (Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton), Jonas “Jay Jay” Jeberg (Rachel Crow, Nicole Scherzinger), Andre Harris (Mariah Carey, Usher Raymond) and Vidal Davis (Justin Timberlake, Marsha Ambrosius).
Meanwhile, other songwriters backing Sparks on the still-untitled project are Amber “Sevyn” Streeter (Estelle Swaray, Kelly Rowland), Olivia "Livvi Franc" Waithe (Cheryl Cole, Kelly Clarkson), Taurian "Adonis" Shropshire (Jennifer Lopez, Keyshia Cole), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna, Demi Lovato) and Kelly "Madame Buttons" Sheehan (Nicki Minaj, Jason Derulo).
Producers include Da Internz: Earnest Clark & Marcos Palacious (Kat Graham, John Legend), Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (Enrique Iglesias, Leona Lewis), Harmony "H-Money" Samuels (Keri Hilson, Jennifer Hudson), Andrew "Pop" Wansel (Sterling Simms, Trey Songz), Warren "Oak" Felder (Jazmine Sullivan, Keke Palmer), Mason "MdL" Levy (Justin Bieber, Mike Posner), Ryan "Alias" Tedder (Jesse McCartney, Natasha Bedingfield) and Emanuel Kiriakou (Celine Dion, Whitney Houston).
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