|Rosie O' Donnell Show Transcript
Andre is a kid Mariah has helped and was first introduced to the public via Entertainment tonight. He was the announcer at the beginning stating who would be on the show. After that Rosie talked to him:
Rosie: Hi Andre
Rosie: How are you?
Rosie: Andre, can I just say on thing about
your announcing abilities
Rosie: YOU ROCKED!!
Rosie: Now look, I see what you got
there on your shirt tell everyone what Camp mariah is.
Rosie: And who founded, and financially
supplements that camp.
Rosie: MARIAH CAREY (CROWD GOES WILD), You know she's here today. I made her come cause there's a big Fresh Air Fund benefit tonight. I made her come and she's like "I can't, I can't get up I can't sing that early" and I'm like don't worry you won't have to sing I'll sing. (Crowd laughs)
Rosie: Guess who's here today. Mariah Carey. She's not singing. (Crowd goes sighs awe!!) She couldn't sing. She doesn't have a new CD, she didn't want to sing cause its early. I told her come anyways. She does so much good work for the Fresh Air Fund. She gives so much of her time and money away. And there's a big thing tonight to raise money so I said come we'll talk about it. It'll be fun.
(Rosie has a machine that plays Cd's and sound
effects she pushes a button and begins to sing 5 secs of Emotions, then
sings part of Dreamlover)
Start of Mariah interview:
Rosie: She has one of the most beautiful voices in the world and we're delighted that she could stop by today. Please welcome MY Buddy Mariah Carey.
Rosie: How are you?
Rosie: Good to see you.
Rosie: Did you see Andre do the opening?
Rosie: Yeah wasn't he
Rosie: And he probably will one day.
Rosie: See there thats all he needed. Now
we met at the Fresh Air Fund Benefit.
Rosie: Although you did come to see me
in Grease. (Grease is a broadway show Rosie was in)
Rosie: Oh Mariah stop
Rosie: Yeah well if you sing it it would
be a little bit better than my rendition. I got that Ethel Murman
thing going (Rosie sings this line "There are worse things that I can do"
Rosie: I had a good time but you were a
fan of Grease when you were a kid right?
Rosie: You ever meet Olivia Newton John?
Rosie: Did you tell her you use to watch
her so much when you were little?
Rosie: Was she thrilled or was she annoyed?
Rosie: Right, she just heard it right here
on The Rosie O'Donell show. Speakin of your voice. (Pushes button and starts
playing emotions,crowd goes wild) How do you get those AHHH OOOHHH (Rosie
screams)What is that?Its like that Minnie Ripperton WOOOOO? How do you
get that high?
Rosie: Wasn't she great?
Rosie: Its great. Its like 27 Octaves
you got in there.
Rosie: Now, you grew up on Long Island
like I did.
Rosie: What exit? ( Means highway exit.
Highway exits are numbered in US)
Rosie: And we use to go to the same dance
club. I'm a lot older than you. But we use to go to the same dance
clubs like Sunshines.
Rosie: You couldn't get in?
Rosie: Did you have the fake I.D.?
Rosie: Yeah. I had the fake I.D.
Rosie: I used that I.D. And as I was sneaking
in. And as you walk in you're friends would be goin 'HEY RO wanna
get a beer?'.. They said "DO! DO thats my name Doreen" That was a tough
thing to do.
Rosie: Now, tonight there's a big
Frush Air Fund Benefit. Tell everyone what this about which is why
Rosie: It is a wonderful program.
It really is.
Rosie: Yes the 800 number is 367-0003.
It will be on our screen while we're doing this. Now, Mariah. How's
your husband Tommy?
Rosie: Tommy's doing good?
Rosie: You guys. Do you get sick of reading
all the stuff about you in the paper? Everytime you open the paper,
there's an article, there's this. They are usually full of crud.
Rosie: I know there was somebody at the
was it the American Music awards?
Rosie: Oh it was the grammies. I
knew somebody who was at the party. They said you were dancing and I read
in the paper that you were moping.
Rosie: Right. It's like the night
before you were like woo woo and you read in the paper that "You were moping"
and you're like no I was the person wooo wooo.
Rosie: It's one of those things you have
Rosie: when you get to be as famous as
you. And you're pretty famous cause I don't know if you've uhh..
(Pushes button and plays I'll be there followed by Vision Of love)
Rosie: Thats my favorite. I had a
vision of love.
Rosie: Thank you thank you. When
we were at the Fresh Air Fund Benefit I had to be the MC. Remember
Rosie: So Mariah was at this big table
with all these mucky mucks. And I'm up there and I have to announce the
Rosie: Rich people in New York City were
Rosie: I don't know either. They said go
ahead get up there and make it fun for 20 minutes people in shawls.
So I started singing this song. (Rosie singing broadway style:) At the
shawl parade. Bid lots of money at the shawl parade!
Rosie: And then at the break Mariah said
I'm going to cover that and its going to be the first single on my new
Rosie: You know, I am available.
We'll check my schedule
Rosie: I have a lot of Fresh Air Fund benefits
Rosie: As you do to.
Rosie: You're goin on tour. World tour?
Rosie: And you will be wonderful. Christmas
album. Its classic. Mariah Carey Merry Christmas, there it is. (
Rosie show the CD to camera)
Rosie: Mariah the Fresh Air Fund Number
is up on your screen right now.
Rosie: This your dog Jack.
Rosie: And he does a trick
Rosie: and then he attacks it?
Rosie: C'mon Jack. open the water bottle.
Rosie: Oh look he'll drink it and then
pee all over our set. And thats what we like!
Rosie: C'mon puppy (While Mariah chases
him around in a circle to retreive bottle) C'mon puppy wuppy.
Rosie: Allright Thank you Mariah.
Rosie: Don't be sorry he'll do it before
Rosie: Hope you had a good time.
We'll see you tomorrow. Thank you Mariah. Fresh Air Fund Tonight!
|From Star Magazine, Australia
THE REAL MARIAH
She has a deep voice and she is starting to direct videos for alternative bands. Can this really be Mariah Carey, the 26 year old the biggest-selling female artist of the '90s. Her current album, Daydream has sold 17 million copies worldwide and went platinum not just once, but FIVE times in australia alone. right now, mariah's in pre-production of her next album, her
seventh, which will be recorded early next year - and the word is she may be coming to australia on tour when the album's released. but today, we're talking about her marriage, a few truths about the price of fame, clearing up a few rumours and trying to find out more about the real mariah.
So what's this about a deep voice? mariah has a deep voice today because she has been out late at night in a smoky club "I am very hoarse because I went out last night to a place where I threw a little party for my crew," she giggle.
How do u take care of your voice?
Is it true you are starting your own record
Your husband Tommy signed u to Sony Records.
What is it like working with him?
If you asked and advice columnist about marrying
a guy 20 years older than you, they would advise against it. What do you
You share your 12 million dollar house not
just with Tommy, it's been reported, a whole lot of animals.
This image of you doesn't fit with a quote
that recently appeared on your internet website page. you supposedly said,
"When I see starving kids all over the world, I cry. I'd love to be skinny
like that, but not with all those flies and death and stuff".
How does it make you feel when people do that?
What do u think of all the internet pages devoted
On your Tour you wore a ball gown on stage.
How often do you get to wear an outfit like that and do you and Tommy get
to lead a glamorous life?
You do a lot of charity work. Can you tell
us what the Camp Mariah project is about?
What does the project mean to you?
Do you enjoy being famous?
How much have you enjoyed working with other
Do you intend to carry on directing your own
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