US SINGER Ciara has joined IMG models, she announced today (May 12).
The slender star, who is represented by sister agency WME for music and other areas, said she was “excited” to add another element to her growing portfolio.
“Looking forward to the journey ahead,” she said.
Ciara is a longtime muse for Givenchy, and she enjoys close ties with Coach and Ralph Lauren.
“I am super thrilled about partnering with IMG Models,” the 30-year-old said in a statement. “I have always had a strong love for fashion and I’m grateful to be surrounded by so many great friends that are the best at what they do in this industry. This partnership will give me an opportunity to grow and experiment as an artist. I truly look forward to all the amazing things we have planned ahead.”
As a recording artist, Ciara has sold more than 23 million records and shared a Grammy with Missy Elliott for the rapper’s Lose Control music video.
She is set to co-host the Billboard Music Awards with rapper Ludacris on May 22.