Enterprising fans recognized the singer based on a selfie she shared earlier that day on Instagram, more than compensating for Seattle's lack of paparazzi.
Though neither Ciara's nor Russell's reps have confirmed the relationship, an innocent press release on the White House Correspondents' Dinner guest list from AOL suggests things are more than platonic. Russell Wilson is listed as attending this weekend's event "with his date Ciara."
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The Super Bowl-winning QB may seem like a pretty big change from rapper Future, Ciara's former fiancé and father of her 11-month-old son Future Zahir Wilburn, but if Ciara's interview last week with Power 105.1's The Breakfast Club is any indication, she's ready for something different. When asked if she'd date someone in the industry again, she said "Never say never, but I do think you gotta switch it up a little bit."
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Russell was a consummate host, taking Ciara all around Seattle during her visit, from a trip to church...
...to Pike Place Market...
...to the Bellevue, Wash. P.F. Chang's.
Look for more details to emerge when the pair hit the Correspondents' Dinner this Saturday (April 25).