Los Angeles, April 13 - Singer Mariah Carey says she never planned to have children and never thought that she will become a mother.
Now she is a mother of twin babies.
Contactmusic. com reports that Carey told "Entertainment Tonight Canada": "I never thought I was going to have kids. I remember being a little girl and going, 'I don't think I'm going to have babies when I grow up'.
Washington, April 7 : Mariah Carey and hubby Nick Cannon have re-listed their mansion in Bel Air for 12.995 million dollars.
According to property records, the glamorous couple had first put the house on sale on February 7 for the same price, ABC News reported.
But, decided that they did not want to sell it and de-listed the 6-bedroom, 7.5 bathroom home, which was previously owned by Farrah Fawcett , on February 11. (ANI)
London, March 29 - Mariah Carey's husband Nick Cannon has revealed that the couple hadn't slept together until their wedding night in 2008.
When the 33-year-old rapper was asked when they first slept together, he said that the first time he made love to Carey was on their wedding night, honeymoon style, in the Bahamas, the Mirror reported.
Washington, Feb. 16 : Mariah Carey posted a series of sexy snaps on Valentine's day. The 43-year-old singer tweeted racy pictures of herself wearing a Sweethearts candy-covered bra and earrings while lounging in a tub filled with pink and red balloons and glitter, Us magazine reported.
"Waiting for my Valentine," she captioned one cleavage-baring photo.
London, Feb 14 : Mariah Carey has shed her clothes for the music video of her new single 'You're Mine (Eternal)' which was aired on MTV.
In the video, the 43-year-old singer can be seen perching atop a rock in a lagoon wearing nothing but a flimsy net skirt and body glitter, the Daily Star reported.
Carey can also be seen wrapping her arms around her chest and having a lot of cleavage on show as she attempts to contain her assets.
Washington, Feb 10 : Mariah Carey sizzled in a very low cut gown as she performed at the annual BET awards in Washington.
The 43-year-old singer wore a black hip hugging dress that seemed reminiscent of Jessica Rabbit, Fox News reported.
Los Angeles, Feb 10 : Singer Mariah Carey and her rapper-husband Nick Cannon have put their lavish mansion in Bel Air, California on sale for $12.99 million.
The couple, who has two-year-old twins - Moroccan and Monroe, bought the property for $6.975 million in April 2009, reports conatctmusic. com.
Washington, Jan 3 : Mariah Carey spent New Year 's Eve singing at a party hosted by the Sultan of Brunei at London's Dorchester Hotel.
The 43-year-old singer seemed clueless as to her host Hassanal Bolkiah's background, while she performed in a low-cut, sparkly gown, Radar Online reported.
Bolkiah has been an absolute ruler since 1967 and amended the country's constitution to make himself infallible in 2006.
Washington, Dec 24 : Mariah Carey dissed Eminem when she was asked to say three nice things about him.
On an episode of 'Watch What Happens Live!' Andy Cohen broached the topic to the diva during a round of 'Plead the Fifth', Us magazine reported.
Carey replied sarcastically that they come in a package that you can carry wherever you go, people love them around the world, and they're tasty.
New York, December 20 : Mariah Carey is currently under fire for charging a staggering 1 million dollars for performing for the Angola dictator Jose Eduardo dos Santos and his family.
Carey performed twice in the country, which included a live public show at Luanda's Coqueiros Stadium, and a fundraiser gala for the Angola Red Cross attended by Santos and his wife, the New York Post reported.
Washington, Dec 6 - Mariah Carey's 1994 hit ' All I Want For Christmas Is You' has topped Billboard's first Holiday 100 chart of the year, just like last year.
The song, which Carey performed at the 81st annual Christmas in Rockefeller Center tree-lighting ceremony on Wednesday, hit the number one spot with 29,000 downloads and big airplay figures, Contactmusic reported.
New York, Aug 8 : Singer Mariah Carey says a classmate had spat upon her in a racist attack during her childhood.
The 43-year-old, whose mother, Patricia, is Irish and late father, Alfred, was of African-American and Venezuelan descent, experienced abuse for her bi-racial background when she was growing up in Long Island. Carey says it helped her prepare for her role in the new movie "The Butler", reports femalefirst. co. uk.
Los Angeles, July 16 - Singer Mariah Carey is reportedly planning to leave her record label because she feels it failed to promote her song "Beautiful" enough.
Carey is upset with the label, Island Def Jam, also because the release date of her album "The Art of Letting Go" was delayed, reports nypost. com.
"No one's really scrambling to renegotiate her contract or put her music out," a source said.
Los Angeles, May 7 : Singer-songwriter 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 quoted a source as saying.
Los Angeles, May 2 : Singers Mariah Carey and husband Nick Cannon renewed their wedding vows in Disneyland, and the entire entertainment destination here was reportedly shut down for their special day.
London, Dec 13 : Nick Cannon has revealed that he and his wife Mariah Carey often like to get intimate while listening to her songs.
The TV presenter made the shocking revelations during a funny radio interview with his `America's Got Talent' co-host Howard Stern, the Sun reported.
In the candid chat Cannon, 32, confessed that they love sharing special moments to some of her biggest hits.
Los Angeles, Nov 12 : Singer Mariah Carey is worried about Bobbi Kristina because she feels that the youngster is going down the same destructive path as her mother Whitney Houston who drowned in a bathtub following a cocaine overdose in February.
She had a talk session with Kristina and told her to change her ways.
Washington, Oct 5 : Mariah Carey told TV host Barbara Walters that her fellow `American Idol' judge Nicki Minaj had threatened to shoot her with a gun, in a fight between them on Tuesday.
The 83-year-old broadcast journalist made the revelation while recounting a phone conversation with Carey, just before the ABC talk show `The View' went on the air.
New York, September 19 : Mariah Carey joked that it's too early for a feud to have developed between her and fellow `American Idol' judge Nicki Minaj.
"How are we gonna feud in two days? A feud takes a little longer to spread out [than that]," the New York Post quoted her as telling MTV during a visit to the show's auditions at Lincoln Center.
"It's fun, it's music, it's singing, it's laughter," Carey added.
London, September 18 : Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey have refused to deny reports of their fight on `American Idol,' just hours after Minaj officially joined the talent show.
"There's been a feud in two days?" the New York Daily News quoted Carey as saying when she was asked about Sunday afternoon's fight with Minaj
"A feud takes a little longer," she said.
New York, August 22 : Mariah Carey is reportedly furious over Nicki Minaj joining the judging panel of `American Idol,' as she was led to believe that she would be the only female judge on the show.
Having one who is much younger (Minaj is 29, Carey is 42) only added insult to injury.
Washington, August 11 : Mariah Carey is working the nail polish brand OPI to introduce two new collections that will go on sale next year.
The singer says she can''t wait to get to work as she''s always loved doing manicures.
Los Angeles, July 25 - Singer Mariah Carey has become the highest paid reality show judge after she signed a one-year deal worth about $18 million with the "American Idol".
The 42-year-old surpassed ex-judge Jennifer Lopez's fees of $12 million for her first year of the show, reports tmz. com.
Carey also left singer Britney Spears behind with her making $15 million in reality show "X-Factor".
Washington, July 24 : Mariah Carey has officially joined the judging panel of the US talent show `American Idol.'
The R and B singer has reportedly signed a 18-million-dollar contract to appear on the show for one year.
"Mariah is getting paid 18 million dollars with a one-year option to do `Idol', making her the highest paid judge on any music competition show," an insider told Us Magazine.
Los Angeles, July 17 - If "American Idol" bosses want Mariah Carey as their next judge, they will have to pay her twice the amount they pay Jennifer Lopez, says the former's husband Nick Cannon.
The 42-year-old singer is rumoured to be one of the judges in the next season of the reality show, as the prior two judges - Steven Tyler and Lopez have made an exit from the show.