", the lyrical content goes against the grain, speaking of abstinence, rejecting advances because "the goodies will stay in the jar." Critics hailed it as an "anthem of the summer" and one of the best singles of the year, complementing its dance-feel and beat, and the irony of the "clever" lyrics.The single performed well worldwide, topping the charts in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom, and charting in the top ten of other charts, receiving Platinum certification in the United States.
She began production on her debut album later that year.
In early 2004, she wrote a demo with record producer, Sean Garrett, which came to the attention of Lil Jon and became her debut single "Goodies".
Following the success of the album, Ciara released a CD/DVD entitled Goodies: The Videos & More in the United States on July 12, 2005 which featured remixes to "1, 2 Step" and "Oh", as well as two new songs.
The release was certified platinum in the United States.
Her sixth album, Jackie (2015), included the singles "I Bet" and "Dance like We're Making Love".
In 2006, Ciara made her film debut in All You've Got, and later appeared in the films Mama, I Want to Sing! In 2013, she had a recurring role in the US TV series, The Game.That song came out when I was in elementary school cmon now’. is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and model.With his help, Ciara signed a record deal with La Face Records.In 2004, Ciara released her debut studio album Goodies, which spawned four singles: "Goodies", "1, 2 Step", "Oh" and "And I". The album was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and garnered four nominations at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards. Ciara's third studio album, Fantasy Ride (2009) was less successful than her first two albums.It was when she was writing songs that she met music producer, Jazze Pha, whom she called her "music soulmate." In 2002, the two recorded four demos, "1, 2 Step", "Thug Style," "Pick Up the Phone," and "Lookin' at You," which all appeared on her debut album, which was released two years later.