February 10, 2000 - The Enquirer
is out with news that Mariah Carey has had a 2nd breast enlargement and
liposuction and perhaps even dermabrasions on her upper body and face.
All this in large part to a dissing by rival diva Jennifer Lopez, who made
snide remarks about Mariah's bod, as well as insecurities in playing alongside
Whitney Houston in the Diva's Live special.
3, 2000 - Mariah Carey interviewed in the February 17th issue of Rolling
Stone. Talking about her next worldwide tour in which she wants to start
in Guam, because she likes the name Guam. Guam has many snakes and
Mariah is afraid of them so plans to bring pigeons when she performs, as
most every bird in Guam has been eaten by snakes. Uhh, Mariah, do you really
think that sounds like a good idea then?
February 2, 2000 - Q Online
reports that Mariah Carey was puked on while doing an interview with Smash
Hits magazine's John McKie, whom apparently was drunk at the time according
to her rep, Cindy Berger. After all that, McKie apparently even asked for
Mariah's autograph and unbelievably, Mariah complied.
January 25, 2000 - Mariah
Carey has shed alot of weight after Joan River's voiced out at last year's
Academy Awards that Mariah looked fat. After interviewing Mariah, Rolling
Stone write Mim Udovitch concluded she now has an eating disorder, nibbling
on carrots and celery during her interview.
January 21, 2000 - Mariah
Carey to tour internationally for the first time in eight years with concerts
in Europe, followed by Asia, then wrapping up in the US from February 14th
to April 11th.
January 18, 2000 - Mariah
Carey receives Award of Achievement for her "rare and distinguished accomplishments"
at the 2000 American Music Awards in Los Angeles.
January 15, 2000 - The New
York Post indicates in today's issue that Mariah Carey is considering changing
her name to Mariah Nunez to better identify with the fast growing latin
music scene. Nunez was Carey's father's name before he switched to to Carey.