Ciara’s Essence Magazine Photo Shoot
Kudos to Ciara for finally landing the cover of Essence magazine. The Body Party singer was lensed for the cover and inside photo shoot by Dennis Leupold, one half of the photography duo of Gomillion & Leupold. The duo previously worked with Ciara during her Basic Instinct era and have also directed videos for Fantasia (Without Me) and Jennifer Lopez (Same Girl).
Ciara Covers Essence Magaine’s Mother’s Day Issue
Good news C-Squad, your girl Ciara has finally landed her first Essence magazine cover. CiCi graces the Mother’s Day special edition, and is featured on two different covers, both of which show her sitting on a swing surrounded by flowers. Ciara says gracing the cover has always been a dream of hers and calls the opportunity another unexpected blessing in her career.
Ciara to Host the 2016 Billboard Awards with Ludacris
We have some good news for all you Ciara fans out there, your girl is set to host this year’s Billboard Music Awards when it airs live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 22.
Ciara Tells Her ‘My Jeep Story’
Why tour or make music when you can hawk Jeep Wranglers for a living? What is wrong with Ciara? Like Kelly Rowland, she seems to make all the wrong moves when it comes to her career. Each repeatedly puts their music on the back burner to do things like appear on reality shows and sell products that do nothing to enhance either of their brands.
Ciara Postpones Her Jackie Tour to Concentrate on New Album
Sorry, Csquad, Ciara has postponed her Jackie Tour for the second time. But worry not, just as I reported a week ago, in an attempt to make the tour even better, Ciara has returned to the studio to record new music to perform on the road.
Ciara Leaving Epic Records for Independent Deal
Ciara is reportedly looking to sever ties with both her label, Epic Records, and her manager, Lisa Ellis. While promoting his memoir Sing to Me: My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic and Searching for Who’s Next, L.A. Reid reportedly told a small crowd of fans the singer was choosing to voluntarily leave the label. Ciara has been signed to Epic since 2012 and has released two albums under the label’s guidance, including 2015’s Jackie, which spawned the platinum selling hit I Bet.
Ciara Takes Future to Court
If you guys haven’t heard already, Ciara is suing Future for libel and defamation of character. The Body Party singer is accusing her child’s father of using the internet to malign her character in an attempt to undermine her career. Ciara is asking a judge to muzzle the trap rapper, as well as a cool fifteen million in damages.
While Ciara appears to be prepping for the second leg of her North American Jackie Tour, her ex, rapper Future, appears to be prepping to take the singer to task on his next record.
Future took to Twitter just moments ago to lash out at Ciara, claiming his one-time fiancée is being paid $15,000 a month in child support, yet he has to go through lawyers to see his son. Future also called Ciara a “bitch” and says she has “control problems.”
Ciara Promotes Topshop with Girls Night Out Event in Atlanta
A group of about one-hundred lucky fans were on hand last night to spend an evening being primped and pampered alongside R&B singer Ciara.
The Topshop sponsored event was held at the company’s store at the Lenox Square Mall in Atlanta, Georgia and featured hair and beauty makeovers, DJS, sweet treats, plus a live Q&A session with Ciara herself.