"Ciara Princess Harris" (born October 25 1985< Do not change Ciara's date of birth without providing a reliable citation. See WP:CITE and WP:V. -->) is a Grammy Award-winning American R&B, hip-hop and pop singer, songwriter, and dancer.
Ciara was born in Austin, Texas, and grew up in army bases in Germany, New York, California, Arizona and Nevada, since her father was in the United States Army. Her mother figured out that she wanted to pursue a career in music when she picked her up from daycare, and sung every song that was played on the radio. Ciara moved to Atlanta, Georgia when she was 8 years old. One day, when she was 14, she came home from school and told her mom that she would like to become a singer, but her mom wasn't sure if she really wanted to do this.
She has said that it was seeing a televised performance by Destiny's Child while staying home from school one day that inspired her to pursue a career in music. In her early teens she formed the goal to become a professional singer. She once was a cheerleader for her high school team, until she quit. She then joined a girl group called "Hearsay", worked on her songwriting, eventually left the group, got a pu...
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