Mariah Carey

Oct
27
Mariah Carey, Kelly Rowland, & Jennifer Hudson Honor Women at ‘Black Girls Rock!’

Mariah Carey and Patti LaBelle

It was ladies’ night as BET taped its “Black Girls Rock!” special at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark on Saturday. Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, the star-studded evening celebrated the positive images of women of color.

This year’s performers included Janelle Monáe, Patti LaBelle, Ledisi, Alice Smith, and Kelly Rowland, who was joined by Sevyn Streeter and Eve on a remix to her latest single “Gone.”

“@kellyrowland def the big sis I never had! She murdered BGR tonight!” tweeted Sevyn, who penned “Gone.”

Jennifer Hudson debuted a new short ‘do while performing her Pharrell-produced single “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel).”

Mariah Carey, who recently recovered from a painful injury, ditched her sling and bared her midriff while presenting her godmother Patti LaBelle with the Living Legend Award.

See all these moments and more when “Black Girls Rock!” airs on Sunday, November 3, at 7 p.m.

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Oct
24
Mariah Carey Teases New Single ‘The Art of Letting Go’

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey is going back to her roots with her new single “The Art of Letting Go,” which is also the title of her next album. As the November 11 release date approaches, the pop diva is giving her fans a teaser of the emotional song, produced by Rodney Jerkins.

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Oct
18
Nas Talks New Album, ‘Sinatra in the Sands,’ and Mariah Carey ‘Banger’

Nas

Nas has been laying low while he records the follow-up to Life Is Good, but the hip-hop icon took some time to update The Huffington Post on his latest projects including his new album, clothing line HSTRY, and his partnership with Hennessy.

In honor of the 20th anniversary of his debut Illmatic next year, he is planning to repackage the album and throw a concert.

Nas, who recently turned 40, also shared more details about “Sinatra in the Sands,” his Timbaland-produced collaboration with Jay Z and Justin Timberlake, and his “banger” with Mariah Carey.

Check out highlights from the interview below.

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Oct
14
Mariah Carey Announces New Single ‘The Art of Letting Go’

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey is back in business. After suffering an injury over the summer, the pop diva is returning to music with a brand new single.

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Oct
11
Mariah Carey Addresses Injury, New Album in Letter to Fans

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey is in full recovery mode after her injury in July. The pop diva has written a letter to her Lambs updating them on her condition. In the Facebook post, she opens up about the painful accident she suffered on set of the remix video for “#Beautiful” featuring Young Jeezy. According to Nick Cannon, she dislocated her shoulder, cracked a rib, and chipped her shoulder bone.

“The last three months of my life have not been easy,” says Mariah. “Getting through this injury has been the toughest experience of my life.”

The singer, who is now managed by Jermaine Dupri, delayed the release of her album from July, but it appears that an announcement will be made soon.

“This is, to me, one of the most important albums I’ve ever made in my life,” Mariah says of the follow-up to 2009′s Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel.

She has been in the studio with Nas, Hit-Boy, Mike WiLL Made-It, Rodney Jerkins, and J.D.

Read Mimi’s letter below.

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Oct
7
Mariah Carey and Jermaine Dupri Announce ‘Merger’

Mariah Carey and Jermaine Dupri

Mariah Carey and Jermaine Dupri have a history of hits together, and now the dynamic duo is taking their business relationship to the next level. The So So Def mogul has signed on to become Mariah’s manager.

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Sep
27
Mariah Carey Hits the Studio with Nas

Mariah Carey, JD, and Nas

Are Mariah Carey and Nas cooking up another collaboration? After celebrating his 40th birthday earlier this month, the pop diva hit the studio with the hip-hop legend this week.

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