If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through. says Mariah Carey. From this we can gather that, Mariah Carey has also sacrificed many things to become who she is today. To know more about her struggle and achievements, stick with us.
Talented and beautiful 47 years Singer-Songwriter, Mariah Carey is living a luxurious lifestyle. She has a whopping amount of net worth which she collected from her multiple-professions especially from singing.
As of 2018, Mariah Carey's net worth is estimated to be $535 million. Born to African-American and Irish descent family, Carey initially worked along with an American R&B singer, Gavin Christopher while she was in high school.
Carey struggled to achieve her education and music career. She also worked in the various restaurants and even share a room with four other friends in order to pay her school bills and to focus on music. However, her life turned completely after she was introduced to the rising pop singer Brenda K. Starr. Starr is the one who helped Mariah come into the spotlight.
Former spouse of Nick Cannon, Carey released her debut album, Mariah Carey in 1990. The album eventually reached the Billboard top 200. At the same time, she won Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance awards for her single, Vision of Love. The album's sales were around $15,000,000.
Youtube: Mariah Carey's song vision of love;
A year later, she released another album Emotions, which sales were $8 million. Carey then began to release albums in alternate years. Some of her other hit albums include Music Box, sales ($32 million), Daydream ($25 million), Butterfly ($15.5 million) Rainbow ($10 million) and so on.
However, some rough years followed both professionally and personally but she overcame it after releasing the album, The Emancipation of Mimi. Her album The Emancipation of Mimi won three Grammy Awards, 8 Grammy nominations comprising one for Best Contemporary R&B Album.
Within two years from 2005 to 2007 she sold 160 million albums. At that time, Forbes Magazine estimated her net worth at $225 million making one of the richest and talented singer. Over a two-decade of her music career, she sold more than 200 million records worldwide. Moreover, Carey is listed in one of the Top-Earning Women in Music.
Apart from a music career, the stunning woman has also appeared in numbers of films. Some of her film works include The Bachelor, Wise Girls, Death of a Dynasty, The Butler etc. Besides, she also did a world tour with many renowned celebrities where Lionel Richie was also one of them.
Youtube: Mariah Carey featuring Lionel Richie, Endless Love;
The pop diva and her former spouse Nick owned a Hamptons-Style Estate House in LA. The house features a theatre room with Lounge Seating, Pink and Blue Clouds on the Bedroom Ceilings, a bathroom Island, an aspen room that accommodates several hundred and so on.
However, the couple sold it for $9 million. During that time, they were planning to buy a huge mansion in Beverly Hills, Fleur de Lys worth $125 million made in 41,000 square ft. but eventually, the couple got divorced. Till date, it is uncleared that, the couple whether bought the house or not.
Currently, Mariah appears to be living a single life right after splitting with a 33-year-old-backing choreographer, and dancer, Bryan Tanaka. Besides, she seems focused on her children and professional career.
The gorgeous Diva also owns several expensive cars such as Maybach 62S, Porsche Cayenne SUV, Royal Royce Drophead Coupe and so on. Analysing her cars price, she has spent more than $4 million on it. Here are some pictures of her cars.
Besides, Carey also owns a four Jack Russell Terrier called Dolomite, Jackie Lambchops, Cha-Cha, and JJ. Jack Russell puppy from a reputable breeder is $350 to $600. One of her dogs also made a stage appearance at the 2012 NFL Kickoff-Concerts along with her.
The talented personality, Mariah is currently working on her upcoming tour to Australia and New Zealand. Seeing her growing success, her net worth appears to be increasing in coming days.