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New Mom Mariah Carey Shows Off Weight Loss on Twitter

By Deena Bustillo on
Bauer GriffinMariah Carey has been one of the hottest gals in showbiz for decades, so putting on baby weight while pregnant with twins Monroe and Moroccan last year was a "really difficult time," as she puts it. But, the 41-year-old is proud to announce she's already lost 65 pounds. Carey steered clear of the cameras while pregnant, and after she delivered in April, and slowly but surely she's resurfaced. Just yesterday she tweeted a picture of her slender self in a teal track suit while...Read Full Story

Relive the Glory of Mariah Carey's 'Grandtastic' HSN Appearance

By Alicia Dennis on
It wasn't all butterfly, glitter and rainbows during the last months of Mariah Carey's recent pregnancy. The longtime diva was frank about how uncomfortable she was carrying her now-infant twins during a recent appearance on HSN, explaining that she hated the size of her swollen feet, among other things.Gawker's Matt Cherette edited that appearance down to just under 4 minutes of comedic brilliance, including the moments in which Mariah attempted to call the shots (she rather musically...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey Gets Kooky Plugging Jewelry for HSN with Nick Cannon

By Alicia Dennis on
Mariah Carey has always been a boon to live television (anyone remember her impromptu striptease on TRL? Of course you do!), but her latest appearance on HSN was particularly memorable.Mariah spent much of her appearance directing the show, requesting specific camera angles and insisting that the cameramen focus on the details of the clothes and not her. She also got frank about the trials of carrying twins, rolling her eyes as she described the size of her feet during pregnancy. Gawker's...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey's Kid is Already a Diva

By Adam Wenger on
(Getty) Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon (PCN) Mariah Carey's twin babies are just a month old, but according to Nick Cannon, one of them has already followed in the steps of her mother and become quite the diva. It was only in April that the pop singer gave birth to twins Moroccan Scott and Monroe, but according to her husband, and host of America's Got Talent, the two infants have quickly developed their own unique personalities. If this were any other couple, the news would be shocking. But...Read Full Story

No Drugs and Booze Involved in Birth of Mariah Carey's Kids

By Adam Wenger on
No, this isn't a joke: Child Services were called to Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's home to make sure the couple weren't doing drugs and slamming down drinks when the pop diva gave birth to her twin sons late last month. Shockingly, the couple deny such allegations. Cannon went on CNN's Piers Morgan Tonight to clear up the matter and to explain how the incident all began: "It all started where a nurse suggested to my wife that if you drink Guinness or a small amount of Guinness, the dark beer...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey Gets $12,000 Mother's Day Present from Nick Cannon

By Alicia Dennis on
(Jason of Beverly Hills) Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon make a great couple for many reasons, among them their shared love of elaborate, borderline cheesy gifts. Cannon has presented his wife with plenty of over-the-top jewelry in their three years of marriage, and now the superstar performer has a new item to add to her cache: A $12,000 nameplate necklace featuring the names of her new twins, Morrocan and Monroe.According to PeopleStyleWatch, the Mother's Day present features 4 carats of...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey Insisted Her Twins Be Born While Her Own Music Played

By Lauren Gerber on
Mariah Carey wasn't going to let her babies be delivered without a dramatic, glamorous backdrop. The diva singer insisted that her twins be welcomed into the world in synchrony to one of her famous songs. Or as hubby Nick Cannon coined the planned moment, it "was a production." He said on The Gayle King Show this week: "Now my wife wanted to make sure that when the babies came out, that they came out not only to a Mariah Carey song, but a live performance from Mariah Carey -- her Madison...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey Finally Releases Baby Names

By Adam Wenger on
After all the Twitter teasing and speculation, Mariah Carey has finally released the names of her twin babies. Staying true to her promise that both names would start with the letter "M," the pop diva has announced -- through her spokesperson anyway -- that her kids will have the monickers, Monroe and Moroccan.Monroe will be the girl's name, and no she's not being named after the fifth President of the United States, James Monroe. According to Mariah's spokesperson, Cindi Berger, the baby has...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey Teases Baby Names on Twitter

By JJ Duncan on
Mariah Carey isn't going to just tell you what her new twin babies' names are. Where's the fun in that? No, she's going to make you guess.Her Majesty Mariah kept her fans hanging on Tuesday morning as she teased them with a clue to the newborns' names via Twitter. She wrote: "both begin w/M's!!!! : )"So there you have it. Like an episode of Sesame Street, Mariah's twins are brought to you by the letter M. Right now we know that Mariah gave birth to both a boy and a girl on Saturday, but so...Read Full Story

Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon: One of the Hottest Celebrity Couples Around

By Deena Bustillo on
Zimbio just rolled out its 100 Hottest Celebrity Couples of 2011 list, and new parents Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon are sitting pretty at the #34 spot! They jumped up from #48 last year.It's been an exciting year for Mariah and Nick in the family department, but they're having a slow year career-wise. However, that's mostly because Mariah's the new mom of twins and Nick's been busy painting butterflies and Easter eggs on her very, very pregnant belly (and doing whatever Mariah tells him...Read Full Story