Ciara is a little ridiculous for my taste. I mean, just look at that photo! Plus, she insists on pronouncing her name "Sierra," even though that's totally not how it's spelled, and I really can't handle the spoken-word interludes on her new album, The Evolution.
But, I have to say: When the Atlanta diva mixes in a little bit of hip-hop with her sassy R&B sound — as on "That's Right" featuring Lil Jon — I find it hard to resist. Lately, I'm really digging this R. Kelly remix of her single "Promise" for the same reason. To hear the song,