Sparkle is hoping to capitalize on the success of the new Lifetime documentary-series Surviving R Kelly - by releasing her new single "We Are Ready."
Sparkle's last single, "So Bad," was six years ago and was released months after mother's death.
The Chicago native debuted her Jesse Francois-produced single, which is being called an anthem of empowerment dedicated to women who have fought and survived abuse.
And the lyrics are dedicated to abuse survivors.
"They have tried to silence from us, strip away the power from us," she sings in the first verse. "Said that we were weak long enough, but time is up/ We ain't weak/ We have a voice and its loud, no we ain't just figure it out/ When we come together we win we overcome battles, we fall, we'll do it again/ And it's never been an easy win, but we are ready."
Last night was the finale of Lifetime's Surviving R. Kelly, and so Sparkle took to Instagram to promote her music.
"I want to accredit @dreamhampton @briemirandabryant and everyone at @lifetimetv for presenting my and these courageous women testimonies with such care and accuracy," she writes. "This has been an emotional and eye-opening process. Please pray for all involved.. Sincerely, Thank You!"
She then posted a link about her music.
Here is the song: