Mariah Carey Announces She Will Be An American Idol Judge On Twitter

Posted Jul 23, 2012

Mariah Carey has announced on Twitter that she will now be an American Idol judge.  “It’s gonna be so much fun working on @AmericanIdol. As a singer-songwriter, I’m excited to help find and nurture new talent. LYM! –MC,” said Carey on Twitter.  Carey is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer.  She released her first song in 1990.  Carey has won five Grammy awards and she is married to Nick Cannon, the host of “America’s Got Talent.”