Mariah Carey Drops The Bomb On “Infinity”


Mariah Carey • Infinity – Single • Release Date: April 27, 2015  2014 was not a good year in the least for Mariah Carey – that’s an understatement! They say that “when it rains it pours” and that would be the best way to describe Carey’s status. Me. I Am Mariah was a gargantuan flop,…

Numbers:  Mariah Carey’s …The Elusive Chanteuse Expected to Underperform


Unstoppable Ghost Stories…   As much as I hate to say it (and I do) Mariah Carey’s fortunes with latest LP Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse are looking grim… DUN, DUN, DUN!  Billboard.com has already practically “signed, sealed, delivered” another chart-topping week for Coldplay, even if the erosion is near the 80% mark.  Coldplay…

Review: Mariah Carey, ‘Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse’


 After a five year hiatus, Carey ‘brings the heat’ on comeback LP Me. I Am Mariah… Mariah Carey • Me. I Am Mariah…The Elusive Chanteuse • Def Jam • US Release Date: May 27, 2014 Nearly five years ago, Mariah Carey released a solid, if not necessarily flashy album in Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel….

Could Mariah Carey’s New Album Flop?


Years ago, the notion that one of today’s most gifted, preeminent artists could release an album that could potentially ‘flop’ would have been laughable – absurd.  However, as R&B/pop diva Mariah Carey continually prolonged her long-awaited follow-up to the underperforming, oddly titled Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel, one has to wonder if the album even…

Thoughts: Mariah Carey’s “The Art of Letting Go”


Mariah gets her ‘swag’ back on latest single “The Art of Letting Go” Mariah Carey ⎪ “The Art of Letting Go” (Single)⎪ Island ⎪⎪ US Release Date: November 11, 2013 “Letting go, letting go ain’t easy / oh, it’s just exceedingly hurtful / ‘cause somebody you used to know…watch, as you’re falling down…” Those are…

The Mariah Carey #Beautiful Remix Is… Um… Something


Mariah Carey featuring Miguel & Jeezy⎪#Beautiful (Remix) ⎪ Island So let’s talk briefly about this “#Beautiful” (Remix), which happens to be the second remix of the song. Hmm, what to say, what to say, what to say.  My puzzler is puzzling… My sole question would be, WHAT IN THE WORLD IS MARIAH CAREY DOING? This…

Review: Mariah Carey featuring Miguel, “Beautiful”


Mariah Carey featuring Miguel⎟ “Beautiful”⎟ Island Def Jam⎟⎟ Released: May 7, 2013 In the past, a new Mariah Carey single would’ve been an earthquaking event.  Mariah Carey was ‘the one’ to beat.  All one has to do is look through past Carey albums and reminisce about the musical goodness she has bestowed upon us: “One Sweet Day” (with Boyz…

New R&B Albums from Veteran Artists: Teena Marie & Aaron Neville


If you are a fan of classic R&B, then you should have new albums by the late Teena Marie (Beautiful) and Aaron Neville (My True Story) in your collection. Beautiful is Teena Marie’s surprise 14th and final studio album (posthumous), released via UMe (Universal Music). Alia Rose, Marie’s daughter, aided in overseeing the finishing of the album, recorded prior to Marie’s death December…