Flashback: Hilary’s ‘Sparks’ Hilary Duff’s ‘Sparks’ deserved to be a much, much bigger hit. MORE >> Remember when Hilary Duff briefly saved pop in 2015 with the magnificent Breathe In. Breathe Out. and then bounced? I sure do. After a couple of false starts (the actually very good “Chasing The Sun” and “All About You”), the original Ex Act finally got the ball rolling with “Sparks.