The Princess of Crunk&B, Ciara is a singer, songwriter, dancer, who successfully transitioned to modelling and acting. She came to the limelight in 2004 with her debut studio album Goodies which debuted to no.3 on Billboard 200 and to date it has been certified Platinum. To date, Ciara has released six studio albums, but his last release was back in 2017 although there rumours her seventh album is on the way.
Having sold more than 23 million records globally, you might be wondering what’s Ciara’s net worth as of 2018. Besides worth, I have also revealed a few things probably you didn’t know about her.
Born Ciara Princess Harris in 1985 in the state of Texas U.S she is the only child of Carlton Clay Harris and Jackie. Her parents were moved a lot since the father was in the army. Hence she grew up in places such as Utah, Germany, Nevada, California and finally settled at Atlanta.
On her personal life, Ciara is a mother to the Future’s Son whom they were dating back in 2013. Currently, she is married to Russell Wilson since 2016, and together they have a daughter who was born recently in 2017.
Ciara music career started off at an early age in her mid-teens when she would form an all-girls group Hearsay and record some demos and write some songs. In 2004 just after graduating from Riverdale High School she was signed by LaFace Records, and she released her first album in September that year titled Goodies. The album debuted to position no.3 on Billboard 200, and to date, it has been certified triple platinum having sold more than 3 million copies. The album earned her the title “Princess” or “First Lady of Crunk&B”.
Following the success of Goodies in 2006, she released her second studio album Ciara: The Evolution. The album debuted at position one on Billboard 200, and it has already sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. Some of the hit singles in the album are “Get Up”, ‘promise”, “Like a Boy” and “cant Leave em Alone”. It was at this year as well that Ciara made her acting debut with the film All You’ve Got where she was casted as Becca Whiley.
Other albums that Ciara has released are Fantasy Ride which debuted on Billboard at position no.3 though commercially was a failure; Basic Instinct was her fourth album released in 2010 it debuted at position no.44 on Billboard 200 and continued the downward trend in her commercial success. Its failure marked the end of her contract with LaFace Records. Her fifth album was titled Ciara and was released in 2013 and debuted on Billboard 200 at position no.2. Jackie was the title of her sixth studio album, and it made it to number 17 on the US Billboard 200 with two singles promoting it “I Bet” and “ Dance like We’re Making Love”.
Other than music Ciara also crafted a career in acting, and to date, she has been featured in two films that’s Mama, I Want to sing 2012, and That’s my Boy 2012. She has also appeared in a number of television series such as Americas Next Top Model 2009, The Game 2013, Nicky Ricky Dicky & Dawn 2015 and in 2016 she was a co-host of MTV Music Awards.
On Awards and Achievements: Ciara has won a total of 29 awards and received around 80 nominations. Some of the awards she has won are 2 BET Awards, 1 Grammy Award, 2 MTV Video Music Awards, 4 Soul Train Music Awards, 2 Teen Choice Awards, 3 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, 1 Vibe Award and 1 Ozone Award.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Ciara net worth currently stands at $25 million. Much of Ciara fortune has been contributed by the sale of more than 23 million records and money from concert tours. Another major source of Ciara earning is her acting career which must have brought in some good cash but the real net worth booster are her brand endorsement deals with companies such as Roca Wear, Adidas, Verizon Smartphone, among others. She also signed a deal worth million with Wilhelmina Models which saw her appear in many magazines as a model.
7 Facts You Need To Know About
Ciara first came into the limelight in 2004 with her hit single “Goodies” which later turned to one of her very successful albums and over the years she has established herself as one of the successful artists. Here are a few facts that you probably don’t know about Ciara.
1. Her name originated from perfume which her parents really enjoyed, and that’s how the name Princess came to be.
2. Ciara always aspired to be a model besides she is beautiful and she fits in, but Destiny’s Child became her inspiration to her music career.
3. She misses college, and she considers one day to go back to college since her music career took away her college life.
4. She sturdy’s history on every country she visits.
5. She has a road rage.
6. Although people refer her as the princess or rather the queen of Crunk & B she doesn’t like it since she is into R&B/ Pop.
7. She is addicted to flossing, and chewing ice.
The net worth of Ciara is a reflection of how successful she has been in her careers, and we look forward to her seventh studio album in 2018-2019.