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Mariah Carey Makes First Red Carpet Appearance Since Engagement

1/29/2016 11:26am EST
Mariah Carey Shows Off Her Giant Diamond Ring In First Post-Enga
Newly engaged Mariah Carey had a huge grin on her face while posing on the red carpet with fiance James Packer at the 2016 G'Day Los Angeles Gala on Thursday.

The singer stunned in a figure-hugging black dress, but all eyes were on her left hand and her enormous engagement ring.

The couple got engaged last week after dating for nearly one year. The Australian billionaire proposed with a 35-carat diamond ring, which is larger than Kim Kardashian and Beyonce's rings combined.

According to TMZ, the pair is leasing an 18,000-square-foot property in The Oaks, a gated community in Calabasas,...

Mariah Carey & James Packer Plunk Down Big Bucks To Rent California Mansion

1/26/2016 9:54am EST
Mariah Carey & James Packer
Newly engaged Mariah Carey and her fiance James Packer are leasing a home in The Oaks, a gated community in Calabasas, Calif., and the price tag isn't cheap. According to TMZ, the couple is leasing the 18,000-square-foot property for a whopping $250,000 a month.

A source told the website that the pair wanted to live in a "family friendly" area, particularly because the singer takes care of her and ex Nick Cannon's twins full time.

The Calabasas estate includes "sweeping views" and stones imported from Italy. It features a theater, sauna and gym. The property took five years to build and h...

Uplifting Songs That Give You Chills

1/24/2016 11:00am EST
12 Uplifting Songs That Give You Chills
There’s nothing like a great song to bring you up when you’re feeling down. Regardless whether you’re feeling low or not, a truly distinguished song or musical performance can definitely give chills and further elevate one’s spirit. Throughout musical history, there have been plenty of songs whose M.O. is encouragement, empowerment, and inspiration. This humble list couldn't possibly capture them all (think how long that would take), but here are 12 uplifting songs sure to give you chills.

1) Mariah Carey featuring Boyz II Men, “One Sweet Day” (Daydream, 2015)

Neither Mariah Carey nor ...

Nick Cannon Happy His Ex Mariah Carey Is Engaged, Admits He'll Never Marry Again

1/23/2016 5:14pm EST
Nick Cannon
Nick Cannon is happy that his ex-wife Mariah Carey is engaged to billionaire James Packer, making them one of the friendliest divorced couples in Hollywood. Mariah's fans started buzzing about her engagement on Thursday and it didn't take long for Nick to congratulate his ex and make mention of the 35 carat engagement ring she's now sporting.

On Friday, Cannon congratulated the happy couple via a post on Instagram (photo below) and made sure to add a dash of humor to his post. It's clear he was taking a litle dig anyone who expected him to be negative about his ex-wife's new love life. Can...

Mariah Is Engaged... You Won't Believe How Big Her Rock Is!

1/22/2016 3:24pm EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey is engaged to her billionaire boyfriend, James Packer! According to People Magazine, Packer popped the question to the superstar and presented her with a h-u-g-e 35-carat diamond ring! The couple, who have been dating for almost a year now, made their relationship official in New York City on Thursday night.

While some people are surprised to hear that the mother of two is engaged to be married again (she was married to ex Nick Cannon from 2008 to 2015 and to Tommy Mottola from 1993-1998), others can't stop talking about her enormous rock. The Wilfredo Rosado design is absolut...

Mariah Carey, 45, Stuns In A Gold Bikini

1/7/2016 11:26am EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey is soaking up the sun and has the pictures to prove it. The singer posted a photo of herself on Instagram on Wednesday, flaunting her figure in a gold bikini and wrap-around white skirt while hanging out in the water.

She captioned the shot: "#sunset #pondebeach#islandlife." The songstress looks so good, some fans questioned whether it was an old or new shot.

There's a Ponde Beach in South Australia, and Carey is dating Australian billionaire James Packer, so we assume she's enjoying some down time down under.

Carey also showed off her figure in a sexy, red wet suit as she ...

Mariah Carey Stuns In Gold Swimsuit

12/28/2015 8:47am EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey continues to make fans jealous with her gorgeous photos from Aspen, Co. The songstress spent the holiday in the snowy state and has been hanging out over the past week with her children and boyfriend.

On Sunday, she posted a snap of herself on Instagram chilling out in an outdoor hot tub. The singer is pictured standing in the water at night wearing a gold swimsuit with a plunging neckline.

She captioned the shot: "#traditions #aspen #wintermoments Sending love to all my #lambs."

Fans made comments such as: "You look amazing!" and "Girl looks good."

#traditions #aspen #wi...

Mariah Carey Has Dropped Some Serious Weight!

12/25/2015 8:21pm EST
Mariah Carey Liposuction Rumors: Mimi Loses 45 Pounds, Skeptics
Her weight loss is amazing, but some think Mariah Carey's abrupt slim-down isn't natural, and cosmetic surgery is being tossed around. The latest rumor about Mimi is she lost weight -- some 45 pounds -- by way of liposuction.

According to a tweet, Mariah Carey posted a Merry Christmas note to her nearly 16 million Twitter followers. Along with the short post, Mimi attached a picture of her sporting a slimmer and trimmer frame.

According to a National Enquirer post, the Infinity singer's skinny girl frame came with a little help using lipoplasty (or fat modeling). It involves the removal...

Mariah Carey Celebrates Holiday In Aspen With Her Twins & Billionaire Boyfriend

12/22/2015 8:42am EST
Mariah Carey Cuddles With Boyfriend James Packer In Aspen, Posts
Mariah Carey is having a blast in Aspen, Colorado, with her boyfriend James Packer and her twins, Monroe and Moroccan. Over the last two days, the singer has posted several photos on Instagram from her holiday in the snowy state.

In one image, the Australian billionaire has his arms around Carey. The ski-jacket clad couple is all smiles. The songstress captioned the pic: "#icantski #skilesswonder."

She may not be able to get down the slopes in style, but Carey looks the part in white snow pants, a grey and white jacket and matching gloves.

In another shot, Carey sits at a table with her ...

Mariah Carey's Twins Dress Up As Elves (See The Cute Pic!)

12/17/2015 9:22am EST
Mariah Carey's Twins Moroccan & Monroe Are Utterly Adorable As E
Mariah Carey showed some Christmas spirit on Wednesday by posting an adorable photo of her twins dressed up as elves on Instagram.

The singer captioned the pic: "My little elves." Her children with ex Nick Cannon, Monroe and Moroccan, 4, are wearing red pajamas and matching elf hats (complete with pointy elf ears).

Fans loved the image, making comments such as: "Awww! So adorable," and "Please tell me - how do you cope with the cuteness?" Another added, "Oh my gosh it's actually too much. And I wonder if she sings them lullabies."

My little elves ✨ #comeon #rocnroe

A photo posted by M...

That's Right! Nick Cannon Loves Hanging Out With Mariah Carey's Boyfriend

12/5/2015 4:50pm EST
Nick Cannon Mariah
So much for those ugly divorce stories about Nick Cannon and his ex, Mariah Carey. Almost one year after Nick filed from divorce from his wife of six years, he has only nice things to say about Mariah and her new boyfriend, billionaire James Packer.

During an interview with Howard Stern, Cannon, 35, said that Mariah's relationship with Packer, 47, is "awesome" and he hangs out with his ex and her new beau all the time.

"As long as she's happy and my children are happy, I'm happy," Cannon told Stern. "We hang out all the time."

Nick and Mariah have two young children, fraternal twins, Mon...

Mariah Carey Slims Down -- She How Much Weight She's Reportedly Lost

12/1/2015 8:51am EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey looked fantastic at the 89th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Parade in New York City last week. She celebrated the holiday in a form-fitting red dress, white stole and elbow-length gloves.

An "expert" told Radar Online that the singer "appears to have lost a staggering 45 pounds" over the last two months after moving in with billionaire boyfriend James Packer.

While it's clear that Carey looks slimmer these days, who's to say for sure how much weight the voluptuous star has actually lost.

Carey recently told People magazine that she often takes her baths in a swimsuit because h...

Why Does Mariah Carey Take Baths In Her Swimsuit?

11/28/2015 9:10am EST
Mariah Carey
Most people sit back and relax when taking a bath, but for Mariah Carey it's not quite so simple. The singer recently told People magazine that she rarely takes a bath “where no one’s banging on the door going, ‘Mommy!'”

Carey, 45, has four-year-old twins, Monroe and Moroccan. As a result, she often wears a swimsuit when soaking after a long day.

She revealed, "I love them so much, but when I’m home, they just want to be with me. I’ll often take a bath in a bathing suit knowing that I’m going to have to let them in. It’s that one thing that used to be my private time, and now it’s not, bu...

Mariah Carey: 'I Think I Have To Remain Eternally Oblivious To Age'

11/27/2015 10:31am EST
Mariah Carey Is 'Oblivious' To The Effects Of Aging
Mariah Carey looks gorgeous for her age, but while others are obsessed old hold they are, the singer remains "oblivious" to the number on their birth certificate.

“I think I have to remain eternally oblivious to age,” Carey shared in an interview with People.

“Honestly, when you put a number on it yourself, it’s just like, Why? Why do that?” she commented.

While regular women don't have the best makeup artists and hair people on the planet to glam up us on a regular basis as Carey does, her words still ring true to the average person.

“If you’re not wearing a lot of makeup, you don’t ha...

Mariah Carey Shacks Up With James Packer

11/12/2015 9:06am EST
Mariah Carey's Relationship Is Getting Serious: Singer Moves In
Mariah Carey and James Packer have taken their relationship to the next level. The singer has moved into her billionaire boyfriend's Beverly Hills mansion; however, she won't be letting go of her own home.

A source told E! News: "Mariah did move into his home but is still keeping her home as well. They spend so much time together, so it only made sense."

So that means Carey and her ex-husband's children, twins Moroccan and Monroe, 4, also moved into Packer's digs. The couple has been dating for just five months but are reportedly so serious that they've even talked about getting married.

Mariah Carey's 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' Picture Book Is Available Now

11/10/2015 6:09am EST
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey's new children's book, "All I Want For Christmas Is You," is available now from Doubleday Books.

The heartwarming picture book includes the lyrics to the singer's hugely popular holiday song and centers on a young girl who only wants a puppy for Christmas. A four-legged friend is on her mind as she draws pictures of puppies, bakes puppy cookies, builds a puppy snowman, and even dreams of a puppy.

Carey said of the book, "When I wrote 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' it was my dream for it to become a classic Christmas song.

"I am so proud of the song's impact as it continue...

Mariah Carey May Be Single Soon

11/9/2015 9:10am EST
Mariah Carey & James Packer
Is Mariah Carey on the verge of splitting up with her billionaire boyfriend? According to a new report, the singer is questioning her relationship after returning from an overseas trip.

An insider told Radar Online that Carey got upset with James Packer when she flew home following a one-night performance in China. The 48-year-old businessman reportedly tried to boss around the singer, who doesn't like to be ordered to do anything.

The source revealed: "He was barking orders at Mariah like he was her master. Anyone who knows Mariah knows that she does not take kindly to being told what to...

Mariah Carey Acts In & Directs 'Christmas Melody' On The Hallmark Channel

11/5/2015 2:14pm EST
Mariah Carey's 'Christmas Melody' First Look: Singer Flashes A W
Mariah Carey stars in the upcoming Hallmark Channel film "Christmas Melody," and we have the first promo shot from the made-for-TV movie. The singer acts and directs in the upcoming film.

Carey looks sweet in a red bandage dress, white sweater (with bows on the cuffs) and a string of pearls. She wears her hair pulled back in a high ponytail.

She may look kind in the promo shot, but her character, Melissa, isn't.

"Christmas Melody" centers on beautiful divorcee and clothing designer Kristin (Lacey Chabert) and her young daughter, Emily (Fina Strazza).

Kristin is forced to close her small...

Mariah Carey Had A Super Halloween With Her Kids & Ex

11/2/2015 6:04pm EST
Mariah Carey Celebrated Halloween With Her Ex Nick Cannon, Their
Mariah Carey didn't let a little thing like divorce get between her and her children's Halloween festivities. The singer celebrated the holiday over the weekend with twins Monroe and Moroccan, Nick Cannon, and her boyfriend, Nick Cannon.

Star magazine posted photos of the crew enjoying a party at Carey's rented Airbnb in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Saturday. The singer, 45, dressed like a witch, complete with a pointy black hat and a cleavage-baring latex suit. Cannon, 35, wore an Incredible Hulk costume, while their twins, 4, dressed as a pink power ranger and batman.

Carey's billionaire b...

Nick Cannon Is Opposed To Mariah Carey Tying The Knot Again (Report)

10/15/2015 8:56am EDT
Mariah Carey & James Packer
If Nick Cannon has his way, Mariah Carey will not marry her billionaire boyfriend, according to a report, which claims the "America's Got Talent" host is "begging Mariah not to marry James [Packer]."

Cannon reportedly enjoys the rhythm he and Carey have raising their twins, Moroccan and Monroe, 4, and he may still have feelings for his ex-wife.

OK! cited a report from InTouch magazine which claims, "He loves the co-parenting [to twins Moroccan and Monroe, 4] groove they’ve been in and he’s worried that might change if she gets married to someone else."

In addition, the source said: "He ...

Mariah Carey & Rich Boyfriend Make Red Carpet Debut

9/22/2015 9:51am EDT
Mariah Carey & James Packer
Mariah Carey's billionaire boyfriend James Packer made his red carpet debut at "The Intern" premiere in New York City on Monday night. The singer wore a maroon, floor-length dress with a short black jacket, while her boyfriend stepped out in a black suit.

During an interview with ET last week, she said of her relationship, "It's fun. I'm not gonna lie."

The couple reportedly met through mutual friend and filmmaker Brett Ratner. Packer co-runs Ratner's movie financing company, RatPac, and is the fourth richest man in Australia. He is purportedly worth $4.6 billion.

It was recently rumore...

Mariah Carey Might Be Expecting Another Baby

8/24/2015 9:39am EDT
Mariah Carey Pregnant? Singer & Billionaire Boyfriend Rumored To
Is Mariah Carey pregnant? A new report claims that the singer is pregnant with her billionaire boyfriend James Packer's baby.

The Daily Mail cites a report from New Idea, claiming that Carey, 45, and Packer, 47, are preparing for the arrival of a little one.

An insider reveals: "Mariah found out the baby news recently and they're overjoyed at the prospect of being parents."

The pair already has five children between them from previous relationships. Neither Carey nor Packer have commented on the gossip.

UPDATE: The singer's rep told E! News that Carey is not pregnant.

Carey and "Americ...

Mariah Carey Has Surgical Plan To Lose Weight

8/5/2015 10:41am EDT
Mariah Carey Reportedly Considering Gastric Bypass Surgery To Lo
Mariah Carey is reportedly thinking about getting gastric bypass surgery to lose the extra pounds she started gaining once she began dating billionaire James Packer. The pair have a taste for fatty foods, and it's starting to show.

An insider told Star magazine: "She and James love food. Pasta with truffles, butter-drenched lobster, cakes—you name it, they indulge in it."

Over the past few years, Carey has been steadily gaining weight -- something she's tried to hide by wearing Spanx and using photoshop (just look at her super slim body on the cover of her latest album, #1 to Infinity).


You Won't Believe What Mariah Carey Demands From Her Billionaire Boyfriend

7/24/2015 10:47am EDT
Mariah Carey's Dating Rules: Singer Schedules Sex, Likes Being F
Mariah Carey recently began dating billionaire James Packer, and the singer reportedly has some strict rules about their relationship.

OK! magazine reports that the pair "only has sex on Mondays" and the vocalist expects the businessman to wait on her "hand and foot."

It appears that Carey, 45, has the upper hand in this relationship. And one of the things she also likes is being fed by the hotel and casino magnate.

An insider claims, "Mariah thinks being fed by a lover is the most romantic thing on earth."

Carey also insists on keeping tabs on Packer's whereabouts. A source added, "She...

It's Getting Serious Between Mariah Carey & Her Billionaire Boyfriend

7/16/2015 1:55pm EDT
Mariah Carey Moving In With Billionaire Boyfriend? Singer Is Con
Mariah Carey is reportedly getting serious with her new boyfriend, Australian billionaire James Packer. The singer is even considering moving to the hotel and casino magnate's native country.

A source tells Life & Style magazine: "Mariah wants to move Down Under. She's totally in love."

There is one major complication, however. Estranged husband Nick Cannon would never allow the star to take their 4-year-old twins, Moroccan and Monroe, with her.

Family law expert and attorney Goldie Schon explained to the tabloid, "The court can say, 'You want to move to Australia, Mariah, have a good t...

2015's Most Underrated Songs

6/28/2015 3:00pm EDT
25 Most Underrated Songs Of 2015 (So Far)
Not every record ends up being a hit. In fact if you think about it, only a select few songs end up with the distinction of hit status. The songs featured on this list are terrific, but none of them have been profound in the commercial department. Arguably, the best way to describe these songs are ‘underrated’ – they are the ‘unsung heroes’ of the year as well as their artist’s respective album. All deserve the same respect if not more than the hits, but they can always bask in their critical acclaim. These are the most underrated songs of 2015…so far.

The underrated songs chosen are ...

So Long Nick, Mariah's Billionaire BF Wants To Put A Ring On It

6/24/2015 11:30am EDT
Mariah Carey, James Packer
Perhaps, Mimi has found her dream lover after all? The latest news on Mariah Carey and James Packer is reportedly about wedding bells. Insiders close to Hollywood’s rumored newest power-couple say Mariah’s new billionaire boyfriend wants to put a ring on it.

Before the ink could dry on Mariah and Nick’s divorce papers, the singing sensation and America’s Got Talent host moved on with their lives. Carey got back into the studio with new music and embarked on a concert tour. Now, it seems that the separated mommy of two is back on the dating scene, but could be walking down the aisle again.

Mariah Hits The Beach In Italy With Twins Monroe & Moroccan (See Pics)

6/22/2015 10:55pm EDT
Mariah Carey Hits The Beach In Sardinia In A Tiny Black Bikini T
Mariah Carey was spotted sporting some serious cleavage in a black bikini top and an unzipped wetsuit on the beach in Sardinia on Monday.

The singer, who is rumored to be dating Australian billionaire James Packer, played on the beach with four-year-old twins Monroe and Moroccan.

Carey wore the same wetsuit with similar bikini tops over the weekend, when she was spotted with Packer on his yacht off the coast of Capri. She took in some jet skiing and swam in the crystal clear waters and was even spotted sipping an afternoon cocktail with her new beau on the deck of a small boat.

The 47-ye...

Who's Mariah Carey's New Billionaire Boyfriend?

6/19/2015 8:08pm EDT
Mariah Carey's New Boyfriend: Mariah Dating Australian Billionai
Has Mariah Carey found a new man? According to TMZ, the "Infinity" singer has officially gotten a boyfriend- Australian billionaire James Packer. The brand-new couple was spotted in Capri, Italy on Friday, holding hands and looking very smitten with each other.

Mariah and James are reportedly enjoying an "extended vacation." The couple's currently staying on James's yacht- once they're done in Capri, they'll boat over to Cannes, and then St. Tropez.

Mariah Carey -- Dating Billionaire James Packer (PHOTO)

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Why Did Mimi Join

6/2/2015 2:45pm EDT
Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey posted a profile on on Tuesday. But before you get too excited, she joined the online dating site to launch her new music video "Infinity."

Under the user name "MC1toInfinity" the singer describes herself as divorced with two children. She labels her body type as "curvy" and describes her ethnicity as "Black, African descent, Latino/Hispanic, and White/Caucasian."

The pop star says she is 5-feet-9-inches tall and a "social drinker." As for smoking, she writes, "No way."

She lists her interests as cooking, movies/videos, music, and concerts. A Christian, she conside...