A few weeks ago there were rumors going around that Epic Records were planning to drop Mariah Carey from the label. Looks as though those rumors were false, earlier today Mariah Carey announced her new new joint partnership with Epic to establish her new label Butterfly MC Records as well as a long-awaited studio album due out “later this year.”
“To continue working with Mariah Carey at Epic has been another rewarding chapter of my career. Mariah’s incomparable talents as a singer, with her vocal range that is nothing short of legendary, are matched by her brilliance as a songwriter, producer, and performer par excellence. Mariah’s chart records have established her enduring place in music history, a position that is cherished and supported by her loyal fans worldwide. I look forward to building upon all of Mariah’s success for years to come.” Said Reid in a statement.
“I am putting my heart and soul into making more new music. I am so thrilled for this next chapter and to continue working with, and for, everyone that I love.” Said Mariah. Along with her new album and label deal, Mariah is set to continue her Las Vegas residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace which will kick off in July.