- Named after the Revlon perfume Ciara.
- Traveled around the world as an army brat, with stints in Germany, New York, California, Arizona, Georgia and Nevada.
- Wrote the song "Got Me Waiting," on Fantasia Barrino's album Free Yourself (2004).
- Released her debut album, Goodies, in 2004.
- Her sophomore album, Ciara: The Evolution, went to number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.
- In 2009, opened for Britney Spears' Circus Tour in London, and then headlined her own tour, Jay-Z and Ciara Live.
- Invited as a guest to the White House in 2015.
- Titled her sixth album Jackie in honor of her mother.