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Expect New Music From Mariah Carey This Year

She may be going through a breakup right now, but that won't stop Mariah Carey from releasing new music.

The singer has re-signed with Epic Records, and has announced that she will put out a new album "later this year." It will be her first release since 2014.

I'm thrilled to be working on new music. Hope you're as excited as I am!! πŸŽ΅πŸ˜ŠπŸ¦‹πŸ‘ #Epic #ButterflyMC #Lambily

34k Likes, 1,385 Comments - Mariah Carey (@mariahcarey) on Instagram: "I'm thrilled to be working on new music. Hope you're as excited as I am!! πŸŽ΅πŸ˜ŠπŸ¦‹πŸ‘ #Epic #ButterflyMC..."

 

Carey spoke out about the news saying, "I am putting my heart and soul into making more new music. I am so thrilled for this next chapter and to continue working with, and for, everyone that I love."

The star is also due to return to her Las Vegas residency in July.

 

Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who has contributed to publications and websites including The Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Bustle, Thought Catalog, The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, and others. She’s also the co-host of The Margarita Confessionals podcast. Say hi on Twitter, @lifewithlauren1.