Rihanna credits Mariah for the reason why she’s singing. See Mariah’s response.

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Rihanna credits Mariah Carey for the reason why she’s singing.

We were half-hoping Mariah would respond with…




… but fortunately for Riri, Mariah Carey feels honored. She responded in kind, telling Breakfast Xpress in a new interview: “It’s really cool. She’s amazing, love her. She’s such a great girl and really talented. It’s such a huge compliment, so I appreciate that.”



We’d appreciate a bit more pep from Mariah, but at the moment is heavily involved with a press run to promote her Vegas run which picked back up Tuesday night.

Thank you #lambs #lambily for all your pics! I had an incredible first night back in #vegas! ? #caesarspalace #1toinfinity

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We wonder if one of those 460 ANTi purchases was Mimi?

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