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Ciara Signs New Label Deal & Teases New Single – VIBE.com


Ciara and her label, Beauty Marks Entertainment, have partnered with Republic Records and Uptown Records as revealed by Billboard Wednesday, June 29.

“I’m thrilled to partner with Uptown/Republic Records through my own label Beauty Marks Entertainment,” Ciara shared in a press release. “[Republic co-president] Wendy [Goldstein] and I have been in discussions to work together for some time and the enthusiasm she and the whole team have expressed about this new project marks an exciting new chapter in my career. I am grateful to be able to pursue my mission of making the world dance with a team that I admire, who are at the forefront of empowering artists.

Kicking off her new label deal is “Jump,” Ciara’s first release since her 2019 indie album, Moles. The news also comes on the heels of the “Level Up” singer revealing to ET live that she’s owned her masters since June 2018, citing that she “no longer felt creatively cuffed.”

“It’s an amazing chapter,” she said. “It’s kind of cool to know that you’re here running and hustling and not only performing songs that you wrote, but also owning the masters of those songs. I was dreaming about it when I was signed to a label. I was like, the day I get a chance, I want to own my own masters. I want to do something else.”

Goldstein added of Ciara’s new partnership, “I’ve been a lifelong fan of Ciara. Working with her has been a dream, and she’s now some of the most powerful, undeniable, and innovative music of her entire career. is an amazing creative chapter for her, and we’re all thrilled to be a part of it.

Ciara’s new single, “Jump,” arrives July 8. Listen to the teaser below.