Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon Confirm: She's Pregnant!

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After months of media speculation, Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon confirmed to Access Hollywood what we have pretty much known for months.

“Yes, we are pregnant, this is true!” she said. “It’s been a long journey. It’s been tough because I’ve been trying to hold on to a shred of privacy.”

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Mariah said that after months of rumors, she finally had to speak out.

Congratulations to the expectant parents!

“At this point, there is no choice. I either talk or I hibernate,” she said.

In the interview, which will air today, Mariah and Nick spoke candidly about their journey together, which included a terrifying miscarriage two years ago.

Mariah and Nick revealed they were getting ready to tell their friends and family the good news that they were expecting over the holidays at that time.

Until she realized they were longer pregnant.

“It kind of shook us both and took us into a place that was really dark and difficult,” Mariah told Billy Bush about the devastating miscarriage.

“I wasn’t able to even talk to anybody about it ... That was not easy.”

And part of the reason they hesitated to confirm the rumors this time.

After the miscarriage, Nick Cannon said that the experience has actually made them stronger as a couple and he admires Mariah Carey’s strength.

“It definitely brought us closer together,” he said. “It strengthened our relationship so much. She handled it so well. The greatest gift on earth is a child. We’ve had names picked out from the first day we met and we want to stay true to that.”

We're so happy to hear the news!

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i am glad dat yall havin a baby

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i hope yall stay together foreva.mariah don't do nothin crazy to mess up your marriage.and when do u have your [babies] .bye and love u and keep makin music and loose some weight

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I am happy 4 them mariah is one of my favorite singers and nick is cool to cngrats!

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awwwh so happy for them congraulations on the new baby may god bless u luv u guys!!!!!!!!!!

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YEA SHE IS TOO OLD AND FAT AND IS JUST USING THAT EXCUSE SO PEOPLE WONT THINK SHE IS FAT

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NICK IS TOO LITTLE FOR HER

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Isn't she a little bit too old to have kids?

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Mariah: The good LORD guided Nick on the path so you would meet. It is not by chance that you married so soon after knowing each other. I have watched Nick on AGT and he really seems to be the nicest guy with a good heart. He also is attractive and loves to dance. Most of all he loves you. Do not listen to those that would separate you. Rely on your instinct. GOD bless you and your family.May you have a great life with Nick and your children. Remember that family is first and you won't go wrong. Love and Best wishes always.

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YAY!!! CONGRATS MARIAH AND NICK!!! I BET THE BABY IS GONNA BE SO ADORABLE!!!

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Hi am so glad for u CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!God Bless

Mariah Carey Biography

Playboy Bound Mariah Carey can hit high notes very, very well. She's had an incredible career, that's for sure. Carey is marred to Nick Cannon and... More »
Born
Birthplace
Huntington, New York
Full Name
Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey Quotes

I'm in love with my dog. He is my special someone. I love spending time with him.

Mariah Carey

We really do feel we are soulmates. I never felt a love like this was in the cards for me.

Mariah Carey [on Nick Cannon]
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