The last celebrity we expected to see on Twitter, let alone the computer, has joined the popular micro-blogging craze.
Mariah Carey is the latest pop star in a growing list that includes Diddy, Solange, and Erykah Badu to Twitter. The Twitter service is a free social messaging utility for staying connected in real-time and can be accessed through a PC or mobile device.
Under the username MariahHBF, Carey starting using the program from her BlackBerry on Friday to update fans on her new album and even share some moments from her personal life. A selection of her tweets are below.
TRYING to fall back asleep but now that I figured out how to twitter from my bberry its like my new lil toy. Lol
Waking up. “Good Morn-Ting”(said like Madea) watching my husband in “American Son” on Starz in Black right now. Check it out.
Some quick replies: I friggin love you too! I can’t really define the new album yet but I’m in love w/it and its not called MC3 or whatever
Sorry I can’t answer all the questions bout the album etc but I am loving it so much I can’t wait for you to hear it. Computer’s bk on.
Hey! Just finished 2 songs. Now I get to eat a bleak morsel of “food” and get some sleep! I enjoyed ya’ll profusely today/night. God Bless!
Back in the studio. Loving this song!!!!!! don’t wanna be too ra ra dramatic about this but I’m just happy bout it and hope you will be 2
Missing my husband. Still in the club but nothing compares to “moments” w/him. I am in love.
While she already has thousands of followers, M.C. is currently only following three people–her husband Nick Cannon, Diddy, and President Obama.