According to reports, another man in Carey’s life is the reason for the breakup.The man accused of ending the Carey-Packer engagement is Mariah Carey’s backup dancer Bryan Tanaka.From 2004-2009, Sudack worked exclusively with Mariah Carey as manager and A&R.
With a new Las Vegas residency underway (the song gets prime position on her set list) and a new greatest hits package, forthcoming, asked all the players—record executive L. Reid, producer Jermaine Dupri, video director Brett Ratner, songwriter Johntá Austin, and Carey herself—about writing and recording the song, watching it blow up, and why it still resonates today. Reid: Mariah had recorded the entire album and we were literally celebrating in a hotel room. We were about to toast and we raised our champagne glasses. ” And I told her, “You need to see Jermaine Dupri.”Jermaine Dupri: L. sent her to Atlanta to finish the album, but she had come down before to make some songs.
In January 2016, Carey announced that she was engaged to Australian billionaire James Packer.
He reportedly presented her with a .0 million engagement ring.
It was also alleged that Mottola’s controlling nature did not sit well with Carey, resulting in her leaving him.
After her split from Mottola, Carey was involved in a three year relationship with singer Luis Miguel from 1998 to 2001.