Rhythm-and-blues star Ciara will perform at The Joy Theater in New Orleans on May 19. Dubbed “The Jackie Tour,” Ciara’s 18-city tour is the Grammy-winner’s first in six years.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, April 3. General admission tickets are $25, VIP reserved seating tickets are $40. Tickets and more information are available at www.wintercircleproductions.com.

Ciara released her self-titled fifth album in 2013. Her breakthrough hit, “Goodies,” appeared in 2004. Atlanta-based rapper-producer Lil Jon produced “Goodies” and named Ciara the First Lady of Crunk & B.