R&B singer Ciara has finally set a date for her forthcoming album release!!

Hit the link below to find out the date, along with pics of her at a recent event…

Basic Instinct will hit stores just in time for the holidays on December 14th…and will include the singles “Speechless”, “Ride”, and “Gimmie Dat”.

CiCi uses the following words to  describe her new album: “fun, party, sexy, confident, bossy, energetic.”

Diddy and Dirty Money’s Last Train to Paris comes out on the same day, along with Young Jeezy‘s Thug Motivation 103…..wonder who will do better??

Meanwhile, Ciara attended the “Get Schooled National Challenge” Tour stop at East High School last Thursday afternoon (Oct 7) in Memphis, TN. The R&B singer was on hand to speak with students about the importance of staying in school. Check out a few pics below!