It's official: Mariah Carey is the Queen of Shade
It’s official: Mariah Carey is the Queen of Shade.
The singer stopped by Watch What Happens: Live on Sunday night, and played a fun round of “Do You Know Her?” — a reference to Carey’s famous claim that she does not know Jennifer Lopez – and she was sure to throw some major shade.
“I’m forgetful,” Carey quipped innocently at the game’s start. “How am I to know?”
Host Andy Cohen noted a few of music’s biggest stars — like Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Madonna and more — asking whether the “All I Want for Christmas is You” singer knows them. And when it came to Ariana Grande, Carey had a simple answer: “No.”
“I’m not familiar with — I listen to hip hop more than I listen to pop music,” she continued. (When asked about Grande in 2014, Carey said at the time, “I wish everybody the best of luck and if this is the career path they choose, hopefully they can achieve.”)
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In another game called Plead the Fifth, Cohen questioned Carey about Demi Lovato‘s past comments in which she condemned the singer for her feud with Lopez and called Carey “nasty.”
“I don’t know her either,” Carey said of Lovato. “I wouldn’t say anything to her. She should come up, introduce herself to me, say, ‘Here’s my opinion. What do you think about it?’ That’s how you handle s—.”