Mariah Carey has landed in Kuala Lumpur. And here’s her first posting!
The Grammy-winning singer posted a photo of herself with the Petronas Twin Towers in the background with the caption, “Good morning, Kuala Lumpur.”
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She will be performing a one- night only concert at the KL Convention Center Plenary Hall on Tuesday 16th October. If you haven’t bought tickets to her concert, we have bad news! All tickets are sold out. Carey made her debut in 1990 and has since become one of the best-selling artistes in the world. She has sold more than 200 million albums and has hit the top spot on Billboard Hot 100 chart 18 times.
For those of you camping outside The Four Seasons, KLCC or Mandarin Oriental to get a glimpse of the songstress, Here are 5 things you need to know about Mariah Carey.
1. Bryan Tanaka dancing
Mariah Carey’s boyfriend/ back up dancer. Make sure to check out his moves, as he dances and twirls Mariah on stage in the spotlight. Check out this instagram posting of him and Mariah greeting fans in KL.
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2. Her twins are here!
Mariah Carey uploaded a 20-second video of her seven-year-old twins Moroccan Scott and Monroe Cannon trying to pronounce the name of the Malaysian capital city.
The excitement of Kuala Lumpur is upstaged by the loss of Pringles ? pic.twitter.com/V96EfO1Sjy
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) October 14, 2018
3. She will sing her new song!
Fans can expect Carey to belt out some of her much-loved No. 1 hits as well newer songs from her extensive repertoire. She recently released a new single, With You, a good old-fashioned ballad that has gone down well with both critics and fans. She performed the song at the recent American Music Awards.
4. Great vocals — no, really!
Carey has long battled complaints that her live performances don’t live up to her work in the studio. But were hoping for a fantastic performing tomorrow. “
5. Mariah has a five octave range.
Her voice is an alto; she can cover all the octaves between an alto and a soprano. According to the BBC, “Such a range is so unusual because the human voice is very limited and we use only a small part of it. This makes it very difficult to expand the vocal range and articulate such high notes. Exploiting the range we do have comes down to physical aspects, like body structure and the length of vocal cords, technique and psychological attitude.” Gillyanne Kayes, a vocal coach/researcher states, “
This is her third stopover in Malaysia and Mariah Carey last performed here in 2014.