Epic plans a 'Star Wars'-sized ­marketing schedule for 'Ciara.'

Among the first slate of albums in Epic's 2013 pipeline following Antonio "L.A." Reid's exit as an "X Factor" judge to focus on his day job as label chief, "Ciara" is a major priority for the company. (Another top release, Avril Lavigne's still-untitled project, is due in September.)

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