She will survive
Though Sunday night's Divas 2000: A Tribute To Diana Ross concert at the Theater at Madison
Square Garden in New York was indeed a tribute to the supremest of the Supremes, for Diana
Ross herself it was nothin' but a house party. The show featured some of the most talented
and well-known divas in the world: Mariah Carey, Donna Summer, Destiny's Child, Faith Hill,
Ru Paul and, of course, Diana Ross. Through it all, however, Ross was able to give the
proceedings an intimate, down-home feel.|
Mariah Carey, who was in fine voice (and fine form) despite a very recent bout with food
poisoning, opened the evening with a version of Ross' solo hit "Love Hangover," which morphed
into Carey's own "Heartbreaker" and included bits of disco classics "Doctor Love" and "Love
To Love You, Baby." In a perilously short silver dress, Carey looked like she could give
Tina Turner a run for her money in the "she's got legs and she knows how to use 'em"
department. And she's got a future in disco, too, should she ever feel like taking a break
from the hip-hop beats. Carey's got both the pipes and the attitude to pull off dance music
Mariah Carey, who came across more as a sweet and sexy homegirl than a fierce ruling diva,
reminisced about seeing Ross at her now-legendary 1983 Central Park concert. Carey was just
a girl then and recalled how Ross valiantly tried to keep the show rolling despite a downpour
of Noah's Ark proportions. The image of Ross trying to defy Mother Nature herself stuck with
Carey: The diva would not be dismissed.
Finally, in the ultimate diva duet, Ross was joined by Carey for "Baby Love" and "Stop! In
The Name Of Love," trademark hand gestures intact. For this vocal summit, they both wore
versions of the perilously short dress in which Carey opened the evening - and they both
The entire "diva-licious" crew, as Carey put it, returned for the grand finale: Ross' signature
tune, "Ain't No Mountain High Enough."
by May from Denmark|
Anybody knows all the places she will be touring? I only know a couple but seems to be Asian places and would love to know if she will add European countries to the tour.
(Thursday 31 July 2014; 0:11)
||Simply expressing, sharing thoughts (45,693)
by May from Denmark|
About how I felt when Nick and Mariah got together first I thought "who is Nick" haha, is that I only remembered him by a tv show from Nickelodeon. Like another poster mentioned, she looked so happy and so blooming I also felt so happy for her. I never really cared her personal life, just her music. Probably the first time I ever paid attention to ... read more
(Wednesday 30 July 2014; 23:58)
||Marriage speculations (45,692)
by Gerald from USA by the way of NYC|
I know that we have to keep ourselves entertained until we know for sure what's going on next with this era but making assumptions about the Cannons' personal life is definitely not the answer. Whatever is popping off behind the scenes will soon be revealed if anything at all. Mariah was just with Nick and her in-laws house last week after the movi... read more
(Wednesday 30 July 2014; 23:53)
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