Posts tagged "mariah carey"

Star Couplings: Nick Cannon Is Not “Mr. Mariah Carey”

Nick Cannon isn't "Mr. Mariah Carey" because he has serious bank all his own. [The Young, Black & Fabulous] Where have I been? Apparently, Chad Ochocinco is dating his "Dancing with the Stars" partner, Cheryl Burke, and gave her a "marriage gift" -- a $10,000 platinum and diamond ring! [Us Weekly] Britney Spears and Jaso…

By: Annika Harris / April 6, 2010

Quotable: Extra Push-Ups Helped Nick Cannon Woo Mariah

"I wore my good cologne. Did some push-ups. Tried to get my grown-man look on."Nick Cannon on getting ready to meet Mariah Carey for the first time. Hey, it worked. [NY Post]…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 4, 2010

Mariah Carey And Nicki Minaj Want You To Get Up Out Their Faces

Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj are the new Beyonce and Lady Gaga -- or something like that. Either way, they want you to "Get Up Out My Face." Friendly! Oddly, this video reminds me of a Target Christmas commercial. Also, I like me some Nicki Minaj, but this is her going a little soft o…

By: Susannah Breslin / January 28, 2010

Quotable: Mariah Carey On The Hazards Of Being Mariah Carey

"This height of heel is what I wear. Even my slippers. I can't even walk in flats."Mariah Carey (gesturing at her high heels) explains her diva behavior [Guardian UK]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 21, 2010

A Soused Mariah Carey Gives An Acceptance Speech

For those of you who want to yack at cutesy, faux-surprised award show acceptance speeches (still irritated over that Julia Roberts one 10 years ago), Mariah Carey accepting the Breakthrough Actress Award at the Palm Springs Film Festival must have seemed like a breath of fresh (and probably drunk) air. First Mariah hugs her presenter…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 6, 2010

Quotable: Mariah Carey’s Tight Pants Collection Started Early

“I have had very low self-esteem my whole life. When I was 12 or 13, I remember walking up the driveway, and this guy who was 20 — which may have been highly inappropriate — said to me, ‘I like your pants,’ and I was like, ‘Oh, that looks good? Oh, OK, I will wear…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 8, 2009

Mariah’s Gotta Go Potty

It looks like nature was calling while Mariah Carey waited outside the Dorchester Hotel after arriving from Milan by private jet. [London, 11/11/09]…

By: Annika Harris / November 12, 2009

10 Stars Who Seriously Misbehaved This Halloween

Of course we get the real dirt a few days after the big night. Apparently, Mariah Carey and Rihanna had a diva-off on Halloween. Even though Mariah was hosting the party, Rihanna didn't pay her regards to the songstress, a witness said. And Rihanna's tiger costume required a security guard to hold up the tail,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 4, 2009

(Another) Quote Of The Day: Mariah Carey’s Wardrobe In “Precious” Made Her Feel Rancid

"I felt completely rancid! With the music industry, it’s very like ‘Oh, she’s got a hair out of place! Go fix it!’ You know what I mean? And so this was such a liberating experience and yet humiliated me. But I needed that. We all need that. We all need to understand how to be…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 3, 2009

We Can’t Wait To See “Precious”

On paper, the new movie "Precious" doesn't sound like much fun: It's the story of a 350-pound, illiterate black teenager impregnated for the second time by her dad and physically and verbally abused by her mom. It's enough to send a girl galloping into the next showing of lighter fare like "Couples Retreat"! But the…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 26, 2009

Mariah Carey Revisits The ’80s On “Today”

Mariah Carey visited "Today" this morning to promote her just-released album, Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel. She even brought along her own crystal-encrusted microphone and mic stand, as only a true diva does. Listen to her piercing high notes (and watch the accompanying hand gestures) in the video above. She sings the 1984 classic "I…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 2, 2009

Album Drop: This Week’s New Releases, From Mariah Carey To Karen O

It’s new release Tuesday, so it’s time to take the latest tunes for a spin. This week, Mariah Carey continues to emancipate Mimi, Karen O knows where the wild things are, the Avett Brothers steal our hearts, Paramore makes us yawn, and Dizzee Rascal gets us dancing real funky at our desks. So, let’s get…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 29, 2009

Mariah: “Hero” Curls Or Diva Waves?

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By: Nina Carbone / September 16, 2009

Mo’Nique And Mariah Carey Give Stellar Performances In “Precious”

"Precious," adapted from the novel Push by Sapphire, is a gritty indie film directed by Lee Daniels about an obese and illiterate teen who is pregnant for a second time by her own father. Set in Harlem in 1987, the story follows Precious as she struggles with her insecurities and disastrous home life while using…

By: Annika Harris / September 9, 2009

Mariah Carey Gives The Grammys The Finger

Mariah Carey is really sick of being shafted by the Grammys -- she's been nominated 21 times, but has only won five awards. So this year, the songbird has basically told the Grammy people to kiss it where the sun don't shine. Mariah pushed back the release of her album, Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel,…

By: Annika Harris / August 19, 2009

Mariah Carey’s New Album Takes Product Shilling To The Next Level

Mariah Carey’s next album, Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel, hits shelves on September 15th. And it'll be a lot bigger than your traditional CD. The album will come bundled with a 34-page magazine made by the folks at Elle. The ad section of the book, which covered the costs for this endeavor, will be home…

By: Justine Fields / August 4, 2009

Star Couplings: Nick Cannon Tries To Make Peace With Eminem

Nick Cannon took to his Twitter to address the ongoing feud between wife Mariah Carey and Eminem, who's trying to sell his new album. Nick tweeted several biblical and philosophical quotes about rising above anger. [PopEater] -- So this was his punk way of defending his wife, huh? Well at least he didn't make a…

By: Annika Harris / August 4, 2009

Eminem’s New Song Disses Mariah. AGAIN.

Geez, is Eminem still thinking about that time back in freaking 2001 when he "dated" Mariah Carey? Here's the short version of the story: After this hookup heard round the world, Eminem dedicated his song "Puke" to Mariah in 2005. Nick Cannon, Mariah's husband, wrote on his website, "I'm going to make you wish you…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 31, 2009

Quick Pic: Mariah Carey Got A Sex Change?

Well, not really, but that is Mimi, cross-dressing at her video shoot for her song "Obsessed." She's a beautiful woman, but a hideous man. [NYC, 6/29/09]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 30, 2009