Jordin Sparks Reveals She Got Married in July, Pregnant With First Child

Vivien Killilea

A double dose of congrats is in order for pop star Jordin Sparks and her husband Dana Isaiah.

The 27-year-old former "American Idol" victor secretly married boyfriend Dana Isaiah in July, People magazine reported. She tells People.com, "We're both really excited".

'We're really proud to be married to each other and to be celebrating this, ' Jordin smiled. Sparks said. "That's my husband right there". "It's been really insane because everything changes", Jordin - who is due in spring 2018 - said.

Sparks initially met Isaiah's family when her campaign, I'm M.A.D., Are You?, launched an event in Houston during this year's Super Bowl weekend. "So it was a little wake-up call for me".

The duo eloped July 16 in Hawaii.

Tissues, anyone??? Regardless, the elopement wasn't the only surprise in store for Sparks and Isaiah's loved ones.

The married couple shared a bond over their similar Christian beliefs, and when they officially met, they already knew they wanted to spend the rest of their lives together. Once we got over the initial shock of it", she added, "just like it is with the marriage, to be able to share that this fantastic thing is happening, it's such a great thing.

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Jordin - who dated fellow musician Jason Derulo for three years before they split in 2014 - said: "I'd gone through a insane time last year, so I was just like "You know what? We did this together!"

And just one month later the brunette beauty discovered she was pregnant, which came as a huge "shock" at first.

A few weeks after tying the knot, the "American Idol" season 6 victor found out she was expecting.

"I'm just not going to look, '" Sparks, who'd previously dated singer Jason DeRulo, told People.

And while Jordin said it took Dana a "little longer" to realise she was his "one", the hunk said he now wants to "shout it from the rooftops".

But now, as a newlywed and newly expectant mother, Jordin said has a new normal: "I'm the most content I've ever been in all areas".

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