Last night (Monday, December 15), Mariah Carey kicked off the first of a string of six holiday concerts at New York City’s Beacon Theatre to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her iconic album Merry Christmas. (You know the one — it produced the last great yuletide classic, “All I Want For… More »
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times… Okay, scratch that, because no one is ever going to declare that 2014 was a bang-up year as far as pop music is concerned.
Sure, there were some big releases over the past 12 months. But nothing,… More »
The holiday season in New York City isn’t official until the Rockefeller Center’s Christmas tree lighting takes place — and it occurred last night (December 3)! Along with the special ceremony, a handful of musicians stopped by to perform some yuletide classics.
Mariah Carey, a.k.a the queen of the holidays, celebrated the… More »
The undisputed Queen of the Christmas and all other festive occasions, Mariah Carey, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of her classic seasonal LP Merry Christmas. Since its 1994 release, the enduring yuletide soundtrack has sold 15 million+ copies around the world — making it the best-selling holiday album ever. To commemorate… More »
As 2014 draws to a close, one thing that stands out the most about this year is the huge wave of artists who broke international barriers and crossed over into our pop music consciousness. And we’re not just talking about the UK, where Disclosure, Sam Smith, Charli XCX, Ella Henderson and Clean Bandit hail from… More »
Here we go again: It’s now a week after the election and one day before Veterans Day, so it’s time for pop-loving readers to take advantage of their democratic privileges and vote! November is nearly halfway over — trust, we’re as shocked as you are — and we’re calling on Idolator readers to… More »
The Australian leg of Mariah Carey’s The Elusive Chanteuse Show got off to a controversial start when her Perth support act was axed at the last minute. Natalia (the aggrieved local artist) ran to the media and told anyone who would listen that Mimi dropped her for being a woman. Lambs aren’t buying… More »
Mariah Carey’s diva antics are generally appreciated by fans and the general public alike but she might have taken things a little too far when The Elusive Chanteuse Show rolled into Australia. The pop icon has been accused of axing a budding pop star as her support act in Perth because she’s a… More »
Are you a New York-based Lambily member? Is Mariah Carey all you want for Christmas this year? You’re in luck: The Elusive Chanteuse herself is coming to the city to celebrate the hliday season with a short run of Christmas concerts.
Mimi certainly knows a thing or two about a festive… More »
Mariah Carey’s world tour The Elusive Chanteuse Show got off to a shaky start in Tokyo, Japan with reports of vocal troubles but the legendary diva appears to have found her groove. The 44-year-old recently created history in China by becoming the first western artist to play five stadiums (she was also the… More »
Much has been said about the legendary Mariah Carey’s The Elusive Chanteuse Show which kicked off in Asia at the beginning of the month, from the good (hear her cover Billie Holiday’s “Don’t Explain”!) to the bad, including those iffy opening night vocals — which have seemingly improved.
But while the Western… More »
Oh boy, was it a super jam-packed week for pop music! The 2014 American Music Awards nominations were announced, with Iggy Azalea leading the pack. Ariel Pink dissed Madonna’s recent work, while Christina Aguilera announced her return to The Voice next year along with new music – SAY! We also interviewed Nicole Scherzinger about her upcoming LP, Big Fat Lie and launched an Ibrawlator where you… More »
The poor performance of Mariah Carey’s Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse album is one of 2014’s greatest mysteries. It’s arguably her best album since The Emancipation Of Mimi — a view supported by an avalanche of excellent reviews. So why didn’t it sell? Def Jam’s new CEO Steve Bartels was asked just… More »
The Elusive Chanteuse Show might have only just kicked off in Tokyo on October 4, but already, Mariah Carey’s been plagued with vocal problems.
Ariana Grande didn’t make a great impression on the Australian media yesterday (September 7) when she walked out of a press event after being snapped from the wrong angle. It seems the My Everything diva issued a long list of strict instructions to attending journalists and photographers that included not asking questions about Mariah Carey or… More »
:: This is just gross. Charli XCX was recording a drop (a fancy term for an introduction) for Dutch radio when the host asked if she was fingering herself. She was upset (for good reason) and took to Twitter to vent her frustrations. [Spin]
:: Demi Lovato must love Halloween because she’s already modeling… More »