“Mariah Carey's career had highs and lows, but nowadays she is believed one of the successful pop singers of all times. On her road to the success were lots of obstacles, as well as happy coincidences, without which she, probably, would never become a Diva.”
Once, in November 1988, young Mariah Carey got an invitation from her friend to one of the NY's luxury establishment where one record-label threw the party. In her hand she was carrying the audio tape cassette with her demo on it, hopefully to give it to some music producer. But suddenly, someone from car passing by grabbed tape from her hand and disappeared. Stunned, girl came back home.
As it turned out, stranger was Tommy Motolla, head of Sony Music. He listened to the recording in his limousine, and was very impressed of her voice. Then he realized, he found a treasure! He ordered to turn the car around, but when he came back, incarnation of Cinderella had gone. What’s worse, is that cassette wasn’t signed. Tommy didn’t give up, he started scouring city district by district and finally found the girl.
That's marked the start of one of the most up-growing singing careers and made Carey the performer whose wealth estimated in £394 million.
She was born in Huntington, New York, on 27 March in 1970. In family of engineer of aviation Alfred, who had Afro-American and Venezuelan origins and opera singer Patricia with an Irish descent. The surrounding people made her feeling that something wrong with her because of her parents.
Tommy Mottola gathered together the best producers for recording her debut album, but persevering Mariah required Ben Margulies, who helped her recording demo, was a member of team.
The debut album represented with the single Vision Of Love in 1990, won first rank in US and 9th in UK charts. For this result she had received two Grammys awards. Being all time together, Tommy and Mariah had not surprised colleagues and fans with the fact that their business relationship has converted to intimate. 20-years-old young lady and father of two kids, being newly divorced from his spouse, married on 5 June 1993 in New York. Carey wore Vera Wang gown, that people say, was replicated from princess Diana's wedding outfit.
But after newly marriage settled in their £7.3 million estate, young wife realized that marriage with this man is not that she expected to have. Working in a studio she had independence and freedom of making her music. Number of her hits like the single Dreamlover from her 1993 album Music Box, All I Want For Christmas Is You, that believed as the biggest hit in her career, were written particularly in that period.
But being at home Motolla was in a taught control, and dictated what to do, poor Mariah even had to wear only that he accepts.
Very soon, discussing her life, she was comparing herself with a bird in a gilded cage. After all that, couple, finally, divorced In 1997.
next relationship pop Diva has with Mexican singer Luis Miguel in 1999. After
three years being together they divorced, that break-up Carey considers as one
of the biggest challenge in her life. In 2001 celebrity reported that she takes
a pause in her career.
After some time she was hospitalized with bleeding arms. Her press agent immediately denied rumors of suicide attempt, she explained that singer had an emotional devastation, and broke some vessels indeed, so might cut herself by accident.
bad luck did not stop there, her first album she'd recorded after Morolla, failed.
soon, year after, luck came back, Island Records bought her next two album,
furthermore she'd found her love Nick Cannon, during producing her clip Bye
Less than 2 months dating they married in Bahamas. On the third anniversary spouse welcomed their twins Morrocan and Monroe.
As her parents divorced when she was three, and father died in 2002, Nick made her dream about family come true.
But in 2014 idyll gone, commenting divorce singer said the relationship did not have any development it needed to be finished.
Having number of relationship during last years, today pop Diva happy to
bringing up her lovely twins and dating with 13 years younger dancer Bryan
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