"I NEED A JOB!" Last week the Live In The Vocal Booth team talked about the "N"word, tonight at 10pm est on bks1radio.com we talk about the "U" word.... UNEMPLOYMENT! We break everything down to its essence things like... Has President Obama done well on his promises to create new jobs? Are pharmaceutical companies using temp agencies so they don't have to hire for permanent positions? Should work placement agencies cover your benefits? If you are unemployed, what frustrates you the most? How can a major city like Detroit go bankrupt?
With this economy are we truly becoming the society of the haves and have nots??? Should we bring back jobs that used to be in the US that are now overseas? We talk about it all tonight after we rate and review Ciara and her new project "Ciara" on a scale of 1 to 5 5 meaning super hot and 1 means its not! Call in (646) 233-1302 or jump in the chat.
Artist Review: Ciara
Ciarais an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actress and fashion model. Born in Austin, Texas, she traveled around the world during her childhood, eventually moving to Atlanta, Georgia where she joined the girl group Hearsay. However the group disbanded after having differences, it was at this time Ciara was noticed for her song-writing, In 2002 Ciara met music producer Jazze Pha. With his help, she signed a record deal with LaFace Records.
In 2004, Ciara released her debut studio album Goodies, which spawned three hit singles: "Goodies", "1, 2 Step", and "Oh". The album was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and earned her four nominations at the 48th Grammy Awards. She released her second studio album, Ciara: The Evolution, in 2006 which spawned the hit singles "Get Up", "Promise", and "Like a Boy". The album reached number one in the US and was certified platinum. Her third studio album Fantasy Ride, released in 2009, was considerably less successful than Ciara's first two albums.
However, it produced the worldwide top-ten hit "Love Sex Magic" featuring Justin Timberlake, which earned her a Grammy Award nomination for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals. The following year, Ciara released her fourth studio album Basic Instinct, which was met with low sales and continued a downward trend in her commercial success. In 2011, she signed a new record deal with Epic Records, and is preparing to release her upcoming self-titled fifth studio album, Ciara, which is preceded by the top-ten R&B/Hip-Hop hit "Body Party."
Ciara has also ventured into acting in 2006 she made her film debut it All You've Got, followed by Mama, I Want to Sing! and That's My Boy (2012). As of 2013 Ciara also has a recurring role in the US TV Series The Game. Since making her musical debut in 2004, Ciara has attained eight Billboard Hot 100 top-ten singles, including a number one. She has also earned numerous awards and accolades, including three BET Awards, three MTV Video Music Awards, three MOBO Awards, and one Grammy Award. Ciara has sold over seven million albums worldwide, and more than 4.3 million albums and 6.9 million digital singles in the United States alone.