But Russell Wilson isn't Ciara's first famous romance. Ciara and fellow Atlanta artist Bow Wow were a hip-hop power couple when they dated from 2005 to 2006. He even pulled her onstage for a sexy encounter, massaging her back and kissing her neck during a performance.
The singer has dated some of the most eligible names in the game. The Atlanta natives hooked up for "Like You" and showed off their teenage love to the world. Ciara found on-and-off romance with 50 Cent from 2007 to 2010, and things reportedly got hot and heavy. After dating music guys, Ciara got a slam dunk with basketball star Amar'e Stoudemire.
OCTOBER 2008: PARTIALLY TORN IRIS Games missed: None How Suns did: N/A Stoudemire suffered a partially torn iris in his right eye early in training camp after being poked by teammate Boris Diaw.
Stoudemire suffered no damage to the retina or cornea at that time and missed no games.
He married former model Brooke Shields in 1997, but the marriage lasted just two years.
Graf obviously has a thing for athletes—she dated tennis player Alexander Mronz and race car driver Michael Bartels before Agassi.
Click a point on his photo on the left to learn more about that injury. 9 overall pick by Phoenix Suns in 2002 How Knicks acquired: Signed as a free agent Status: Signed through 2014-15 NBA season with million left after this season. 5, 2003: SPRAINED LEFT ANKLE Games missed: 27 How Suns did: 7-20 Stoudemire twice injured his ankle during his second NBA season, missing 18 games between Dec. APRIL 30, 2012: LACERATED HAND Games missed: 1 Return date: May 6 How Knicks did: 0-1 Frustrated after a Game 2 loss in Miami during the first round of the playoffs, Stoudemire punched a fire extinguisher at American Airlines Arena and cut his left hand.
Russell quickly became a part of Ciara (and her son's) life.
50 claimed that Ciara was so into him that she sabotaged his next relationship with talk show host Chelsea Handler. In 2011, the lovebirds were spotted cozying up on his and her mopeds in the streets of Miami. He ended up getting engaged to his baby mama the next year. Ciara and Future began collaborating musically in 2012 when he released a remix of her song "Sorry." In 2013, they worked on the hit "Body Party" and "Where You Go" together. A few weeks later, she talked about going public: "There's nothing sexy about hiding your love." He was totally head over heels too, saying, "This it.
I don't get into nothing to get out." The gorgeous pair got engaged in 2013 with a 15-carat engagement ring and had a baby the next year. Following allegations of his cheating, they split in 2015.
4, Stoudemire dropped 21 points in 31 minutes off the bench in a 101-97 loss to Portland. 18, 2005: KNEE CARTILAGE DAMAGE Games missed: 79 How Suns did: 52-27 Stoudemire underwent microfracture surgery on his right knee and missed the first five months of the season.
He needed stitches, missed Game 3 and endured countless headlines and jokes.