Ciara had one Really She had a good laugh when asked how co-parenting with her ex is going.
There… it doesn’t work at all.
With just a few words, the “Level Up” hitmaker threw some serious shade at her ex, hip-hop star Future, on Wednesday’s episode of “The Level Up.” “Enter the shadow room.”
“What is co-parenting like for you?” asked moderator Thembi during a lengthy conversation about work, life, family and love.
Ciara immediately giggled. Then he chuckled again. For almost 20 seconds. Without verbalizing a direct answer to the question.
“Thembi, you’re amazing,” she said.
“I feel like that says it all,” the host replied.
“Yes,” Ciara agreed. (Watch the full exchange at 36 minutes the video below.)
While the session lasted 49 minutes, the cackling clip was highlighted on the influential Shade Room Instagram account with 28.6 million followers and quickly went viral.
Followers also knew exactly what Ciara was expressing, as her laughter spoke volumes about how Future was — or wasn’t — involved with her son, Future Jr. The two They reportedly share custody.
“I broke up with her because I understood her perfectly 🤣🤣🤣 IYKYK 😭😩” said a comment.
“I have the exact same reaction when someone asks about my son’s father 💀💀,” another user wrote.
“That laugh was a whole sentence… A paragraph actually 🤣🤣,” one follower observed.
“Someone said she laughed in Full Custody 😂😂” added another.
“Here comes the future of making a song about laughter… and we will say that the bright fye… and will be 9/10,” one user predicted.
“This will be the perfect sound on TikTok: ‘How’s the diet going?’ Then the laughter 😂,” another extrapolated.
Some users also interpreted the laughter as an expression of Ciara’s discomfort with the question and desire to move on.
The “How We Roll” singer and Future called off their engagement in 2014 amid infidelity rumors. In 2015, Ciara began dating NFL superstar Russell Wilson, whom she married in 2016. Since then, she has been a fixture at the famous quarterback’s games, accompanied by Future Jr. and their two children, Sienna and Win. Last month they announced that they were soon having a third child.
But Ciara’s drawn-out laugh might just have been the “Goodies” singer’s latest “classic throwback.”
In March she found herself in the eye of a digital hurricane for wearing a sheer Dundas dress to the Vanity Fair Oscar party she attended with Wilson. The singer gained weight quickly Tick tock to respond to “selective outrage” over her appearance – while wearing a bed sheet.
“Whenever I respond, it’s definitely what I’m feeling at the moment,” she told Thembi of this saga, adding, “You don’t care what people say about you.”