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Mariah Carey’s tour demand is a staff member dedicated to throwing her gum away

Mariah Carey needs a staff member to do one job: toss out her gum.

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The world doesn’t have many truly great divas — and even fewer American divas. Mariah Carey is one such superstar, known for her lavish lifestyle and over the top personality as much as for her incredible singing voice. Carey has been a star for well over two decades and is showing no sign of going anywhere. With a passionate fan base and scores of critical accolades and awards, Carey is truly an American icon. She has also made headlines many times over for her diva demands, including having staff members on hand tasked to do truly ridiculous things. 

Carey was born in New York and named after a famous Broadway musical. She was an excellent student and showed talent in acting, music, and the arts.

As a young woman, Carey was determined to make her own way in the world and did a stint in beauty school. She also made money singing at occasional gigs, and by the late eighties, she had made some friends in the music industry.

In 1988, Carey befriended Tommy Mottola, the head of Columbia Records. He helped her rise to fame in the music industry by securing her a record deal and getting her in touch with industry professionals.

Carey’s star quickly rose, and critics and fans alike raved about her perfect pitch and ability to hit any note. Eventually, Carey cut ties with Mottola — but by that point, she was a star, and was making headlines all on her own.

Carey has become a symbol for women’s empowerment and is one of the best-selling musical artists of all time. These days, Carey is a mother as well, although she always finds time for projects that matter to her. 

Mariah Carey’s diva lifestyle

Mariah Carey is known for her ability to hit all the right notes. She is also a diva of extraordinary proportions and stories about her excess have become legendary. Notoriously, Carey only wants to be filmed at certain angles, and even during interviews, she has reportedly asked producers to rearrange the cameras so that she can only be captured in the best light.

Many of Carey’s diva moments have been captured on film, such as the memorable occasions when she has had her backup dancers carry her onstage in an extravagant litter, and the other, less outlandish times when she has appeared to be slightly tipsy in interviews or at awards shows. She also isn’t averse to telling off rude or pushy reporters and even telling them to find new, more interesting questions to ask her. 

Mariah Carey’s special tour requests

Mariah Carey has become notorious for her feuds with others in the music industry, including Jennifer Lopez. While Carey will rarely discuss anything negative with the press or with her fans, many of her quirks have become widely publicized over the years — including her habit of spending money on rather ridiculous things. During one tour, Carey’s demands reached epic proportions. Reportedly, the star required bendable straws backstage (all the better to sip her costly champagne with), and actually demanded that a new staff member be hired for the express purpose of throwing away her old chewing gum.

There’s no word on what the staff member was paid, but one thing’s for sure — Carey can undoubtedly afford anything that she wants. Carey rarely tours these days, but when she does, it seems as though she wants to travel in style, and in the manner to which she is accustomed. Stay tuned to Showbiz Cheat Sheet for all the latest Mariah Carey news!

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International Emmys 2020: Netflix’s Delhi Crime Wins Best Drama Series; Check Out the Full Winner’s List

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In an astounding win for Netflix India, the acclaimed web-series Delhi Crime bagged the Best Drama series in the recently concluded 48th International Emmy Awards. It is a huge win for Indian OTT space, even though some of the popular Indian web-shows and movies have been nominated for the awards. As for International Emmys 2020, actor Arjun Mathur and the series Four More Shots Please! were also nominated for Best Actor and Best Comedy Series respectively, though they didn’t get the wins. Mission Over Mars, Delhi Crime and More: Indian Web-Series’ Representation of Powerful, Ambitious Women is Becoming Increasingly Impressive and We Couldn’t Be Happier!

Delhi Crime, created by Richie Mehta, stars Shefali Shah in the lead, along with Rasika Dugal, Rajesh Tailang, Aakash Dahiya, Adil Hussain and Jaya Bhattacharya in the cast. It is set around the police investigations after the horrific 2012 Noida rape and murder of Nirbhaya.

Here’s the tweet announcing the win for Delhi Crime:

Here’s the Trailer of Delhi Crime:

While you are at it, also check out the full winner’s list of the International Emmy Awards 2020:

Best Drama Series

Delhi Crime (India)

Best Comedy Series

Ninguem Ta Olhando (Brazil)

Best Actress

Glenda Jackson – Elizabeth Is Missing (United Kingdom)

Best Actor

Billy Barratt – Responsible Child (United Kingdom)

Best TV Movie/Mini-Series

Responsible Child (United Kingdom)

Best Short-Form Series

#Martyisdead (Czech Republic)

Best Non-English Language US Primetime Program

20th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards and Reina Del Sur – Season 2

Best Telenovela

Orphans Of A Nation (Brazil)

Best Documentary

For Sama (United Kingdom)

Best Arts Programming

Vertige De La Chute (France)

Best Non-Scripted Entertainment

Old People’s Home For 4 Year Olds (Australia)

The 48th International Emmy Awards was carried out through a virtual ceremony thanks to the COVID-19 restrictions. The presenters who announced the awards were Kelsey Asbille, Indira Varma, Haluk Bilginer, Paul Blackthorne, Tituss Burgess, Tim Daly, Miguel Angel Silvestre, Nico Tortorella and Caroline Peters.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Nov 24, 2020 02:06 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).





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Bigg Boss 14 November 23 Episode: Nominations See Contestants Battle Each Other, Kavita Kaushik Calls Rahul Vaidya A ‘Bekaar Singer’ – 5 Highlights of BB14 Episode

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The next episode of Bigg Boss 14 will see this week’s nomination task where equations will see a 360 degree change in equations as unlikely allies form and friends part ways. While Pavitra Punia and Jasmin Bhasin forge a new dushmani, the task sees a huge fight between Rahul Vaidya who nominates Eijaz Khan and this leads to a huge fight. Check out the other highlights Below: Bigg Boss 14 Weekend Ka Vaar November 22 Episode: Ekta Kapoor Gives Rubina Dilaik the Immunity Stone, Jaan Kumar Sanu Eliminated – 5 Highlights of BB14 Episode.

Pavitra-Nikki-Kavita’s Alliance

Nikki Tamboli is seen talking to Pavitra Punia about how they need to be loyal to each other and move forward in the game. Later on, Kavita and Pavitra are seen talking about the latter’s relationships. Pavitra reveals she misses her ex every single day. Is it Pratik Sehajpal that she is talking about? Bigg Boss 14 November 23 Synopsis: Nominations Process Creates New Rifts Between Contestants.

Pinjra Nominations Ka

A huge tree with pinjras is placed in the house for the nomination process. Rubina Dilaik tells Bigg Boss that she will not use her immunity stone for the nomination process. Everyone starts discussing who will save which panchi. Eijaz tries to talk to Abhinav to not nominate Rahul, but Abhinav does not relent. Rubina tries to talk to Abhinav but he does not listen to her.

Nominations Are…

Pavitra goes first and nominates Jasmin, Rahul and Eijaz get into a fight even before the task only and ends up nominating Eijaz, Abhinav nominates Rahul, Rubina nominates Pavitra, Aly nominates Rubina and Eijaz nominates Abhinav. Kavita gets a chance to save one nominated contestant and replace a safe contestant in his/her place. She obviously picks Aly and saves Eijaz. And her speech puts everyone to sleep!

Kavita’s Monologue Creates An Issue

Rahul questions Kavita on how she can call him unfair when he was totally fair with her. Their argument continues where she ends up telling Rahul that she keeps listening to his “bekaar awaaz”. This irks Rahul who tells her that she is making the game dirty but he will never call her out on her profession and says she is a “bekaar actress”.

Aly and Abhinav Steal Juice Bottles

Aly, with the intention of making Kavita’s life difficult, steals juice bottles kept in the garden area. Aly who has clearly done this before with Rahul and Eijaz as well, ropes in Abhinav to join him. Jasmin and Aly are seen discussing about Kavita’s changed attitude towards Eijaz.

In the next episode, we see Kavita and Aly get into a huge argument over the latter stealing juice bottles. Kavita tells him, “mai teri baap hun”. This irks Aly who tells Kavita how dare she drag his father in the argument and loses his cool Aly kicks a bin kept in the house and ends up hurting Kavita in the process. Kavita cries in front of the camera and says she does not want to live with a violent person in the house.

 

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Nov 24, 2020 12:11 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).





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Who Is Charli D’Amelio, the First Video Creator to Reach 100 Million Followers on Tik Tok!

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Tik Tok has proved to be a great platform for small artists to get exposure and showcase their talent. Many artists have gained a lot of popularity through this medium and in its first, a 16 years old teen – Charli D’Amelio has crossed 100 Million Followers on Tik Tok. The teenage sensation has succeeded to achieve this feat in just over a year and a half and has managed to keep her fans entertained with new content every day. Tana Mongeau, James Charles, Charli and Dixie D’Amelio Amongst Others Flock to Larri Merritt’s Birthday Party amid Increasing COVID-19 Cases in California! 

 

Charli D’Amelio posts dance videos on Tik Tok and caters to mostly the youth across the US. The 16-year-old internet celebrity hails from Connecticut and has surpassed the followers of many celebrities, Youtubers, social media influencers among others by millions. Charli is way ahead in terms of followers than Will Smith, The Rock, Selena Gomez and several others.

Interestingly, last week the star had lost around a million followers after receiving major backlash. She was slammed for posting a video of herself smothering over a dinner prepared by her private chef. Despite that setback, she managed to reach the historic milestone on TikTok of 100 million followers today. Ahi Challenge Is the Latest TikTok Craze! Users Show Off Their Cool Dance Moves in Viral Videos.

Her fame also brought new opportunities for her. Charli has already signed her first feature film and partnered with a huge nail polish brand and makeup brand. Not just that, she will also be launching a book on her journey until now. The book is titled Essentially Charli: The Ultimate Guide to Keeping It Real and is expected to hit the stands next month.

Previously, Charli D’Amelio has also featured in a Super Bowl commercial where she shared the space with several Hollywood celebrities. D’Amelio also has a Dunkin’ Donuts drink dedicated to her.

Charli’s sister Dixie is also quite popular amongst the audience. She released a debut single earlier this year that quickly became popular. Charli, Dixie and their parents are reportedly in talks to feature in a reality TV series as well.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Nov 23, 2020 10:47 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).





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