Mariah Carey opened up in a new interview about her split from fiancé James Packer, revealing that the heartbreak is still fresh. While the breakup is ‘difficult,’ Mariah said it totally happened for a reason!
Ellen DeGeneres, TK, had Mariah Carey, 46, on her November 23 show for a pre-Thanksgiving chat about “celebrating life and wearing diamonds,” as Mariah put it. During their conversation, she managed to sneak in some questions about Mariah’s devastating end to her engagement with James Packer, 49.
Ellen asked Mariah about the episode of her docu-series in which she was trying on wedding dresses. “We see the behind the scenes of that, which is pretty personal. And now you’re not together anymore,” Ellen says. “And now it’s a whole friggen thing,” Mariah responds. That’s an understatement!
“I think I’m doing well…I’m actually [great]. Everything happens for a reason; things are the way they are. It’s kind of difficult to talk about it at the moment. So I’m just going to compliment you on these decorations once again because they are fabulous and I’m here…”