Mariah Carey is nothing short of an icon. The A-lister is best known for her high octave range and her headline-making love life.
Keep scrolling to see Carey’s relationships over the years!
The “Bye Bye” singer began dating the Australian billionaire in 2015. The two were briefly engaged in 2016 but called it quits shortly after Packer proposed.
OK! previously reported Carey demanded $50 million due to the inconvenience and emotional distress it caused. It was reported that the Precious actress won the settlement but the dollar amount awarded remains unknown.
“Honestly, I think Nick and I could have worked it out between the two of us, but egos and emotions got inflamed (which can translate into many billable lawyer hours, and ultimately it did),” she wrote in The Meaning of Mariah Carey. “It was tough. We both wanted to make sure everything was cool for our family. We will always be family, and we make it work.”
The two songbirds dated from 1998 until 2001. She said in her book, “he was an authentic, over-the-top Latin lover, for real.”
Carey and Derek Jeter dated for almost a year from 1997 until 1998.
The two bonded over their shared biracial identity. “It was the racial situation—that his mom is Irish, his dad is Black, but he was also very ambiguous looking to me,” she admitted to Oprah Winfrey. The songwriter wrote the songs “The Roof” and “My All” about the baseball star.
“You might want to picture a child bride,” Carey told Cosmopolitan in July 2019. “There was a conscious effort to keep me as this all-American, whatever that means, girl. It was very controlled. There was no freedom for me as a human being. It was almost like being a prisoner.”
Peoplereported on Packer and Carey’s settlement.