Quote: "I made this deal with myself that whenever I travel, and there's a foreign language, I must pick something up. I love learning languages. It's also a way of paying respect to my international fans." Singer Ciara makes an effort to learn new languages.
Quote: "I didn't get to go to college because of my career. That's the one thing I fantasise about sometimes." Singer Ciara has dreams of furthering her education.
Quote: "There were too many best parts, but I think one that comes to mind right away is Earth, Wind & Fire performing. That was kind of everything... For me, it was my most perfect day I've ever had in my life, so it was pretty awesome." Ciara recaps her wedding day in England. The singer married sportsman Russell Wilson last week (06Jul16).
Fact: Ciara has recorded a new version of the Rolling Stones classic Paint it Black for Vin Diesel's new action film The Last Witch Hunter. The track can be heard over the end credits to the movie.
Quote: "I've always said I was a fan of Tom's - we have the same trainer, so after meeting him I was like, 'I support that guy, because he was a really cool guy', but I know who the number one is... That's very clear." Singer Ciara insists her boyfriend Russell Wilson is a bigger American football star in her eyes than her one-time training partner Tom Brady.
Quote: "It's until the deal is sealed... It's cool when you get to build a foundation with someone... and get to really know each other's personalities. It's really fun... You go one day at a time and I'm really enjoying every day that we're sharing." Singer Ciara has no problems with boyfriend Russell Wilson's no-sex-before-marriage policy.
Fact: Ciara will perform the U.S. National Anthem at next week's (14Jul15) 86th Annual MLB All-Star game at Cincinnati's Great American Ball Park in Ohio. The pre-game festivities will also feature Josh Turner singing God Bless America.
Quote: "All I can say to you is he really is an awesome person. Everything in life is about timing. I've been able to have my experiences and learn from them and kind of figure out the thing that works for me and is best for me and that's all I can really say." R&B singer Ciara prefers to remain coy about her budding new romance with American football superstar RUSSELL WILSON. They made their public debut as a couple at a White House state dinner last week (ends01May15).
Quote: "He's actually on one of my songs that I did with Diane Warren... He has a cute little laughing moment. He just was the best spirit around. He's really my good luck charm, and just a ball of energy and... a ray of light and the best thing that's happened to me." R&B singer Ciara recruited her baby boy Future for a track on her new album, Jackie, named in honour of her mother.
Quote: "Everything from breastfeeding to how a stroller works." Pregnant singer Ciara reveals she has been getting lots of baby tips from pal Kim Kardashian.
Quote: "I feel like pregnancy has been a great fashion challenge because you can't wear things that you used to wear and you still want to feel like who you are. I have to pay some credit to my fiance's closet, because I literally have worn probably all of his clothes." Heavily pregnant singer Ciara has been dressing in her rapper beau Future's clothes as her body expands.
Quote: "I kind of want to take the theme that 'baggy is the new sexy.' I don't know, I just want to be comfortable. When I can't wear heels anymore, I won't wear heels. I'll be putting on my Jordans (sneakers). My Jordans and my Uggs (sheepskin boots) will be my best friends, but it's all about being comfortable." Pregnant singer Ciara is choosing comfort over fashion as she dresses for her expanding figure. The R&B star confirmed news she is expecting a baby with fiance Future on Tuesday (14Jan14).
Quote: "I did have a preference before I found out what it was... (The result) was different than what I thought, but my fiance got what he wanted." Pregnant R&B star Ciara plays coy about the gender of her first child with rapper Future.
Quote: "It made the process of making music that much more special because, you know, you're with someone who cares about the best outcome. He's also my best friend. We initially met (in 2012) with the best intentions to work together. We just vibed really well together and that turned into something else. Singer Ciara enjoyed working with her boyfriend Future on her self-titled new album.
Quote: "I would like to work with Janet Jackson... We could do something fun." Ciara on her dream collaboration.
Quote: "I am coming out of my shell and I am sharing more but I think it's really important to have some of your life for yourself." Singer Ciara on turning down offers to front her own reality Tv show.
Fact: R&B star Ciara's ex-boyfriend and basketball star Amar'e Stoudemire celebrated his recent nuptials to wife Alexis Welch during an extravagant bash in Miami, Florida on Saturday (29Jun13). The couple legally wed in December (12) and marked the special occasion over the weekend with a handful of celebrity friends, including Timbaland, Alicia Keys and her husband Swizz Beatz.
Tweet: "Santa, listen up!..I NEED A Range Rover!! Vroom! Ha!" R&B star Ciara is wishing for a car this Christmas.
Fact: R&B singer Ciara's ex-boyfriend Amar'E Stoudemire is engaged to wed the mother of his three children. The New York Knicks basketball star proposed to Alexis Welch during a romantic trip to Paris, France on Saturday (02Jun12).
Fact: Ciara celebrated her birthday with a special Halloween party on Friday (29Oct10) - she dressed as Storm from The X-Men to host a bash at Haze Nightclub in Las Vegas. The singer turned 25 on 25 October (10).
Fact: Singer Ciara was treated to a surprise birthday party to celebrate turning 25 years old on Monday (25Oct10). Socialite Kim Kardashian organised the bash at New York's Greenhouse venue, while CHRIS BROWN DJ-ed.
Quote: "I am single. I want someone who is confident, someone that's fun, someone that can support me and motivate me, and they gotta be sexy too." R&B singer Ciara is hunting for a man.
Quote: "Honestly, I used to always try to create one. I don't think I really have one. But someone's fashion that I've loved over the years is Jennifer Lopez. I think she's been very consistent and has done such a great job when it comes to fashion." R&B singer Ciara takes inspiration from the singing and acting superstar's wardrobe choices.
Quote: "I am single. Not ready to mingle, but I'm ready to take my time when the time is right. I am single and I am focused." R&B singer Ciara, who was most recently linked to rap superstar 50 Cent, doesn't want to rush into romance.
Fact: R&B star Ciara was named after her mum's favourite perfume.
Quote: "MJ was my biggest inspiration. I had been so looking forward to seeing Michael's show in London and finally meeting him. It's important for my generation of musicians to keep his memory alive." R&B beauty Ciara hopes today's stars will continue Michael Jackson's musical legacy.
Quote: “You can’t stop rumours, you can’t stop people saying negative things, you can’t stop that stuff, so I’m not gonna let it stop me." Ciara isn't fazed by false media speculation.
Quote: “Everything about Britney makes you like her. I feel like she’s a star. She’s got that energy that’s just magnetic. She just glows. It’s not just one thing about her that makes her cool.” Ciara is a fan of superstar Britney Spears after supporting her on her CIRCUS world tour.
Fact: R&B beauty Ciara was left red-faced on Tuesday (23Jun09) when she slid behind the wheel of a rented Lamborghini - and struggled to start the supercar. The Goodies hitmaker was leaving Los Angeles International Airport when she jumped into the waiting blue sports car and suffered the embarrassing mishap - but was rescued when an assistant helped her get the engine running.
Quote: "We didn't rehearse that part. We just played around - and then went for it!" Justin Timberlake had no idea R&B beauty Ciara would lick his ear in their sexy video shoot for her new song LOVE SEX MAGIC.
Fact: R&B star Ciara will become Super C for her new album cover art - the singer's Fantasy Ride artwork, designed by Marvel Comics Bernard Chang, depicts her as a superheroine.
Fact: R&B beauty Ciara has teamed up with Jive Records label mate Justin Timberlake for her forthcoming single LOVE SEX MAGIC. The duet will feature on the GOODIES hitmaker's upcoming album FANTASY RIDE.
Fact: R&B singer Ciara and Enrique Iglesias teamed up to wow crowds at American football's NFL Pro-Bowl event in Hawaii on Sunday (08Feb09) when they performed the track TAKIN BACK MY LOVE together during the half-time show.
Fact: R+B singer Ciara has bared all for the cover of the October (08) issue of U.S. magazine Vibe. The GOODIES hitmaker can be seen squatting nude while wearing nothing but a pair of black high heels.
Fact: Miley Cyrus, Lindsay Lohan, Ciara and Scarlett Johansson are among the celebrity presenters at this year's (08) MTV VMA awards. The stars will hand out gongs to award winners at the event on 7 September (08).
Quote: "I feel like you have this sex appeal that is like tomboy and sexy, where men wanna do you, but if women had a (lesbian) fantasy and they had to choose one person, you're like the black Angelina Jolie." Model-turned-talk show host Tyra Banks embarrasses guest Ciara.
Fact: R+B star Ciara and 50 Cent are set to send temperatures soaring with the sexiest video of the summer, CAN'T LEAVE 'EM ALONE. Sexy Ciara shows the rap superstar her 'Goodies' in the steamy promo, which feature the couple stripped to the waist and embracing.
Fact: Ciara is moving into movies after signing up to play an R+B singer in musical adaptation MAMA, I WANT TO SING!.
Quote: "Janet definitely inspired me when I was younger, but getting so many comparisons to her really motivates me to become my own artist." R+B star Ciara is flattered by the comparisons to Janet Jackson but wants to be known as her own person.
Fact: <p>R+B star Ciara is to make her movie debut in a new film about four privileged female volleyball players, who are transferred to their rivals' school when their private campus burns down. The movie will be called RUMBLE. </p>