Mariah Carey

  • Mariah Carey to spend 115,000 pounds to charter a private jet to fly her dogs to Britain for a holiday August 6, 2014

    London: Singer Mariah Carey is set to splash out 100,000 pounds to charter a private jet to fly her eight dogs to Britain for a holiday, and she has plans to shell out more for their luxury. The 44yearold has decided to treat the eight pooches to a stay in a...
  • Mariah Carey, husband Nick Cannon sells Bel Air mansion for USD 10 million July 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Mariah Carey and her husband Nick Cannon have sold their sprawling Bel Air mansion for USD 10 million. The superstar singer and her TV presenter spouse have earned a cool USD 3 million profit by selling their lavish estate, according to TMZ. The couple, who have threeyearold twins...
  • Coldplay keeps Mariah Carey from topping Billboard 200 June 5, 2014

    Reuters: British rockers Coldplay retained the top spot on the weekly Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, holding off new entries from Mariah Carey and Austin Mahone. Coldplay's "Ghost Stories" clocked a second week at No. 1 with sales of 83,000 over the past week, according to figures compiled by Nielsen...
  • Mariah Carey helping Whitney Houston's daughter to launch career? February 13, 2014

    London: Singer Mariah Carey and producer Randy Jackson are reportedly preparing Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown for music stardom. Carey, 43, and Jackson, 57, are said to have decided to help Bobbi's music career, reported Showbiz Spy. "Mariah and Randy were close friends of Whitney's and were heartbroken after...
  • Recovering from injury 'toughest experience' for Mariah Carey October 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Mariah Carey, who suffered a serious injury in July, says recovering from her dislocated shoulder has been the 'toughest experience' of her life. The 'Beautiful' hitmaker was injured while she was shooting a music video for a remix of her hit song. It has been a long road...
  • When a classmate spat on singer Mariah Carey August 8, 2013

    New York: Singer Mariah Carey says a classmate had spat upon her in a racist attack during her childhood. The 43yearold, whose mother, Patricia, is Irish and late father, Alfred, was of AfricanAmerican and Venezuelan descent, experienced abuse for her biracial background when she was growing up in Long Island....
  • Nick Cannon praises wife Mariah's pet care habit July 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Nick Cannon says his singer wife Mariah Carey takes care of their pet dogs like any other regular person. The couple has been married for five years and has eight Jack Russell dogs at home. "She doesn't have any problem with that. She loves taking care of her dogs....
  • Mariah Carey hospitalised after shoulder injury July 9, 2013

    New York: Pop star Mariah Carey was rushed to the hospital after dislocating her shoulder on the sets of her new music video. The 43yearold singer was shooting for the music video of her track 'Beautiful' with Jeezy, when she took a tumble which caused the injury. Her representative insists...
  • Nicky Minaj, Mariah Carey quit 'American Idol' May 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singers Nicky Minaj and Mariah Carey have quit as judges of TV show 'American Idol'. Carey, 43, has quit the show in order to undertake a world tour following the success of her latest single 'Beautiful' and Minaj, 30, also wants to focus on her music and confirmed her...
  • Mariah Carey to quit 'American Idol' season 12? May 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singersongwriter Mariah Carey reportedly wants to quit the ongoing season of the reality music show 'American Idol' because of her feud with singer Nicki Minaj. "Mariah doesn't want to come back. Nicki is really disrespecting her, and she's tired of trying to bite her tongue all the time," contactmusic.com...
  • I'm a spectacular judge on 'American Idol': Nicki Minaj April 1, 2013

    Los Angeles: Rapper Nicki Minaj feels she is spectacular as a judge on 'American Idol'. Minaj, 30, who is judging the singing reality show along with Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey and Keith Urban, said she never has a worst moment on the show, reported Radar online. "My best and worst...
  • Faced no racism, says desi 'American Idol' contestant March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Turbanator' Gurpreet Singh Sarin seems to be luckier than Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty. The young man of Indian origin, who made it to the top 40 on the 'American Idol' reality show, says he didn't face any racial discrimination on his journey to achieving a fusion of Indian...
  • Bear Blu, Moroccan, KalEl: Weird celeb baby names February 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hollywood celebrities seem to have taken the Shakespearean phrase 'What's in a name?' a bit too seriously, branding their kids with bizarre monikers of late. Latest to join the list of weird celebrity baby names is actress Uma Thurman's new born daughter, who goes by the name Rosalind...
  • 'American Idol' returns with new judges onboard January 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'American Idol' is facing a 36 millionplus question: Will that combined paycheck lavished on superstar judges Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban pay off in ratings? The newcomers have their work cut out for them whether they earn it with colorful feuding ladies, you know who we're...
  • Rihanna's 'Diamonds' tops Hot 100 list November 23, 2012

    Los Angeles: R&B star Rihanna scored her 12th charttopping single on the Billboard Hot 100 on Wednesday, as her seventh studio album 'Unapologetic' raced toward a big debut after its release this week. Rihanna's 'Diamonds,' the lead single from 'Unapologetic,' notched the top spot on the Hot 100, tying the Barbadian...
  • Mariah Carey splashes USD 1500 on 8hour massage October 26, 2012

    Los Angeles: Pop star Mariah Carey reportedly splashed out USD 1500 on an eighthour massage. The 42yearold hired a masseuse to help her relax at her Los Angeles mansion, reported Us magazine. "The masseuse made USD 1,500. She insisted Sacha Baron Cohen's 2009 comedy movie 'Bruno' play on repeat. It looped the...
  • Mariah Carey: No feuding with Minaj on 'Idol' yet September 18, 2012

    New York: Mariah Carey says there's no feud between her and fellow new 'American Idol' judge Nicki Minaj at the moment. Judges Carey, Minaj, Keith Urban and Randy Jackson and host Ryan Seacrest attended a press conference in New York on Monday after auditioning singers for the Fox music reality...
  • Nicki Minaj, Keith Urban named new 'Idol' judges September 17, 2012

    New York: The American Idol judges' panel is now complete with the naming of singerrapper Nicki Minaj and country crooner Keith Urban. The Fox network officially tapped the pair with an announcement Sunday, confirming rumours surrounding them both just hours before the first round of auditions for next season was...
  • Chris Lighty's death ruled as suicide September 3, 2012

    New York: Music mogul Chris Lighty's death has officially been ruled as suicide. Mariah Carey and Sean 'Diddy' Combs' former 44yearold manager was found dead in his apartment here on August 30 with a gunshot wound to the head. After completing an autopsy, the New York Medical Examiner's office confirmed that...
  • Mariah Carey confirmed to join 'American Idol' July 24, 2012

    New York: Pop diva Mariah Carey has replaced Jennifer Lopez as a judge on the upcoming season of the 'American Idol'. The 42yearold singer has joined the panel of the reality show following the departures of Steven Tyler and Lopez, reported New York Daily News. Fox Entertainment President Kevin Reilly confirmed...
  • Chris Brown, Beyonce Knowles win top BET Awards July 2, 2012

    Los Angeles: The BET Awards on Sunday split top honors among several artists, including Beyonce Knowles and Chris Brown, in a telecast filled with lively performances and an emotional tribute to late singer Whitney Houston. Beyonce was named best female R&B artist, while Brown, who performed his hit single Turn Up...
  • Playlist: 100 best songs of Mariah Carey March 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Born on March 27, 1970, Mariah Carey turns 42 this year. The singerwriter and actress is one of the best known voices across the globe. From 'Butterfly' to 'MiMi' Carey has come a long way. Mariah Carey possesses a '5octave vocal range' and has the ability to...
  • 'I am being targeted,' Bieber denies baby claim November 8, 2011

    Los Angeles: Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber is finding out the price of fame. The Canadian singer, 17, has spent the past week trying to promote his new Christmas album while denying claims that he fathered a baby after a brief backstage encounter last year with a young California fan. "They...
  • Beyonce's fragrance tops celebrity perfumes poll August 17, 2011

    London: R&B star Beyonce's debut perfume Heat has become the best selling celebrity fragrance in UK, beating others like Coleen Rooney, David Beckham and Mariah Carey. The 29yearold singer's scent which is described as a mixture of floral, fruity and woody with tones of milkwood and tonka bean...
  • Fake Mariah Carey concert promoter jailed June 8, 2011

    London: A man promoting fake concerts of singer Mariah Carey has been sentenced to jail for 21 months. RDA Group employee Antywan Ross conned a New Jersey investor into paying him a 206,250 pound loan, which he said would be used to plan a series of Mariah Carey concerts in Dubai,...
  • Mariah Carey names son after apartment decor May 5, 2011

    New York: Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon have revealed the names they've picked out for their newborn boy and girl: Moroccan and Monroe. The couple chose to name their son Moroccan Scott Cannon after the Moroccaninspired decor of the top tier of Carey's New York City apartment. The socalled Moroccan Room...
  • Konkona shows off baby bump on OK! cover April 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Actress Konkona Sen Sharma, who gave birth to a boy on March 15 this year, shows off her baby bump in the April issue of the Indian edition of OK! magazine. The 31yearold actress, who is married to actor Ranvir Shorey, has named her son Haroon. In the April issue...
  • Mariah Carey rushed to hospital on birthday March 28, 2011

    Los Angeles: Popstar Mariah Carey almost became a mother on her birthday as celebrations were stalled to rush her to a hospital after she started having contractions. The pregnant singer, who turned 41 yesterday, was hospitalised in the middle of the night but is now back home after the false alarm. The singer...
  • Gaddafi son paid Mariah Carey $ 1 mn February 23, 2011

    New York: Offering a vivid account of the Gaddafi clan's "lavish spending," US diplomatic cables leaked by WikiLeaks show that one of the sons of the Libyan ruler paid singer Mariah Carey a whopping $1 million to sing just four songs at a bash on a Caribbean island. "All of the...
  • Carey expecting boy and girl February 2, 2011

    New York: Singer Mariah Carey is expecting twins, a boy and a girl, reports people.com. But Carey and her singer husband Nick Cannon are not revealing too many details about the babies. Cannon had previously said that they are preparing for the arrival of the twins by "decorating and designing" the nurseries...