Future Addresses ‘Drunk in Love’ Confusion on ‘Wendy’


After celebrating Ciara’s baby shower over the weekend, Future headed back to NYC for work. On Monday, the “Honest” rapper sat down with talk show queen Wendy Williams to chat about his personal and professional life. He confirmed that he and Ciara are expecting a baby boy and opened up about their wedding plans.

He also addressed the confusion over his song “Good Morning,” which sounds a lot like Beyoncé’s “Drunk in Love.” Future said that he demoed the Detail production for Bey before recording his version, which will not appear on his sophomore album Honest.

“It’s not on the album because toward the first beginning of the song it’s like the same melody,” explained Future.

Plus, he hit the stage to perform the title track and “Move That Dope.”

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Ciara Celebrates Baby Shower with Future, Kim Kardashian, & La La

La La, Ciara, and Kim Kardashian

Ciara was surrounded by her closest friends and family as she celebrated the upcoming arrival of her first child. Hosted by her BFFs La La Anthony, Lisa Ellis, and Yolonda Frederick, the intimate baby shower was held at the home of producer Danny Rose and lawyer Aaron Rosenberg in Beverly Hills on Saturday.

The mom-to-be was glowing in a Naeem Khan white-and-red caftan as she posed for pics with La La and Vogue cover girl Kim Kardashian. Kim’s mother Kris Jenner, Ciara’s mother, and Future’s mama were all smiles as they joined CiCi on her special day. Future also showed up, receiving a kiss from his fiancée.

It looks like the rumors are true and the couple is expecting a baby boy. There was a blue cake and the baby even received his first pair of Jordan Melos, given by Carmelo Anthony.

“Thanks Uncle Mel! @CarmeloAnthony. #Family,” tweeted Ciara.

La La added, “The perfect day surrounded by love as we celebrate a blessing coming into this world. @ciara is glowing!!! Makes me and @kimkardashian so happy to welcome her into the mommy club! I love u.”

“#TodayWasAnotherOneOfTheSweetestDaysEver! Surrounded By Nothing But Love!” tweeted Ciara.

See more pics from the baby shower below.

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Ciara and Kim Kardashian Go Shopping at Baby Boutique

Kim Kardashian and Ciara

Ciara reunited with her pal Kim Kardashian for a girls day out. North West’s mother and Future’s fiancée went shopping for baby items at high-end boutique Bel Bambini in West Hollywood on Wednesday.

Paparazzi and fans swarmed the building as they made their way out of the store with a police escort. They were also filming for Kim’s reality show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.”

The “Overdose” singer, who is working on a new album, showed off her growing baby bump in a short white dress and gladiator sandals as she exited the store.

“Me Before Going 2 Do Some Baby Prep Stuff With My Friend Kimmie. #ExcitingTimes.. Still Feels Surreal That This Is Actually Happening. Xo. Mommy @kimkardashian. #PerfectDay,” tweeted CiCi.

The mom-to-be will spend her Valentine’s Day performing at Power 106′s “Valentine’s Crush” concert in L.A.

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Ciara Debuts New Song ‘Anytime’ at Grammy After-Party


Despite being pregnant, Ciara still delivered a stellar performance at last night’s Official GRAMMY After-Party at the L.A. Convention Center. With her baby bump on display, the mom-to-be performed her hits and debuted a brand new ballad called “Anytime,” which she dedicated to her fans.

“As you may know, I’m working on my new album now and I’ve got some really cool stuff going on,” CiCi told the crowd.

She collaborated with her fiancé on the personal song. “Baby, I’ll go to war for you / Baby, I’ll give the stars to you,” she sings, while Future’s vocals can be heard in the background.

In an interview with “E! News” before her performance, she gushed about the Atlanta rapper. “He’s the best, literally like my best friend and so sweet. He’s been the best support I could have,” said Ciara. “He’s been to every doctor visit with me, so it’s been really cool.”

See CiCi debut her sweet dedication live.

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Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, Miguel, & Ciara Honor Carole King at MusiCares Gala


Some of today’s biggest stars helped celebrate a music icon at the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year Gala at the L.A. Convention Center on Friday night. Legendary singer-songwriter Carole King was honored with musical tributes from Alicia Keys, P!nk, Lady Gaga,, and more during the pre-Grammy event.

Dressed in white, Lady Gaga earned a standing ovation with her rendition of “You’ve Got a Friend.” The pop star also auctioned off her vintage Rolls-Royce to benefit the foundation.

Seated at the piano, Alicia Keys belted out a cover of King’s ladies anthem “Natural Woman.”

“Just performed Natural Woman n tribute 2 1 of my music heroes & friends Carole King! What a way 2 bring n my bday!!” tweeted Alicia, who turns 34 today.

Miguel dueted with country singer Kacey Musgraves on “Crying in the Rain” and shared the stage with Irish singer-songwriter Leah McFall for “Loves Makes the World.”

While Ciara didn’t perform, the pregnant diva did wow on the red carpet in a Lanvin menswear pinstripe suit.

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Ciara Opens Up About Baby, New Album, & Beyoncé


A baby is not the only thing Ciara plans to deliver this year. In addition to motherhood, the “Body Party” singer is working on her next album. Fresh off announcing her pregnancy on “The View,” she spoke to The Huffington Post about becoming a mom and the baby’s gender.

While she didn’t say whether she was having a boy or a girl, she did say that her fiancé Future “got what he wanted.”

According to TMZ, Ciara is about seven months pregnant. She and Future plan to wed sometime this year.

She also revealed that she started recording the follow-up to her 2013 album around Thanksgiving and plans to release “something really soon.”

When asked about Beyoncé, Ciara had nothing but kind words. “I respect any woman that works hard and gets success from the hard work that they put into it,” said CiCi, who will perform at the official Grammy after-party.

Check out highlights from the interview below.

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Ciara Announces Pregnancy on ‘The View’


Ciara has been quiet about her pregnancy, but she’s finally ready to tell the world. During her appearance on “The View” on Tuesday, the “Body Party” singer put the rumors to rest and announced that she and Future are expecting their first child together.

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