Future And Ciara Get Engaged: See The Couple's Dating Timeline

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By Sowmya Krishnamurthy

Future and Ciara are officially engaged. We congratulate the "Body Party" duo with a look back at their romance over the past year from sexy musical collaborations to adorable social media messages.

Jan 2013: Dating Rumors

Rumors of Future and Ciara’s budding romance swirled when Rap-Up reported that the duo was seen having dinner in Beverly Hills together. Previously, Ciara had been linked to famous flames like 50 Cent and Bow Wow.

Jan 2013: Future Makes It Official

Future officially confirmed that he was dating the singer on the radio. “She’s a beautiful woman, amazing, incredible, everything that comes with those words, that’s what she represents. I can tell you, all the negativity that comes with me and her is not true,” he said.

March 2013: Instagram Love

By March, the musical pair was inseparable, and we could tell from social media. Future and Ciara made goofy, lovey dovey faces all over Instagram. "“Happiness. Love. Caring. Bomb. Inspiring. Everything. He Is…<3.” CiCi shared. Awww.

April 2013: “Body Party”

Beautiful music on and off wax? Future and Ciara kept it sexy for their duet "Body Party." "It's about giving you the sensual emotion that's in the record, but also the fun. It was really important to me that there was a perfect balance of the two," Ciara told MTV News.

April 2013: Ciara Gushes About Future

Ciara couldn’t hide her love for her man. Despite paparazzi and fan comments, Ciara refused to keep her feelings quiet. She told MTV News, When you do step outside, you put yourself in a position to where people are going to be able to judge and they could criticize and they can give their opinion and that's something I used to always fear," CiCi said. "The way that he makes me feel, why not? If you love somebody you should express it, and now I understand that. There's nothing sexy about hiding your love. There's nothing sexy about people not acknowledging each other."

August 2013: Future Admits He Wants to Marry Ciara

By this summer, neither Future nor Ciara could contain their romance. Future was so in love that he openly told Hot 97 that he was ready to pop the big question. “This it…..I don’t get into nothing to get out. We haven’t set a date, this the one. I said it seven years ago, so for it to come around and happen it was meant to be.”

October 2013: Future and Ciara Are Engaged

First Kanye and Kim and now, Future and Ciara. After a whirlwind courtship, Future and Ciara are officially engaged. Future reportedly popped the question with a 15-carat ring while the singer was in NYC celebrating her 28th birthday.