Mariah Carey Talks New Music While Juggling Baby Moroccan!

February 21, 2013 8:25 am

American Idol judge and songstress Mariah Carey phoned in to “On Air with Ryan Seacrest” to chat Idol, her latest single for Oz: The Great and Powerful entitled “Almost Home,” and her own upcoming music she’s been working on.

Amongst cries from baby Moroccan, Mariah shared although “there’s so much talent [at Idol] it’s kind of stressful.”

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What isn’t stressful for Mariah, is the release of her latest single “Almost Home” for Oz: The Great and Powerful. Mariah explains the track as: “I definitely think it’s a feel good record because, I mean, I’m not sure but there’s so much that seems in terms of the movie that’s going to wow people and inspire people, that’s you know, sort of like where the two come together so it’s a massive project for Disney and I’m excited to be a part of it.”

Along with recording the track for Disney, Mariah’s reveals: “I’m working on my album as well while this was going on.” Adding, we can expect the album out “ASAP! I’m working really hard.”

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We can’t wait to hear Mimi’s new music! Be sure to tune in to American Idol on Fox on Wednesday and Thursday nights at 8/7c and catch Oz: The Great and Powerful in theaters March 8.