Celebrity Mother of Twins - Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey
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Celebrity Mother of Twins Name:

Mariah Carey

Known For:

An award-winning R&B/Pop singer and songwriter, Mariah Carey was the first recording artist to have her first five singles top the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. She has won five Grammy awards and seventeen World Music Awards and has sold more than 200 million albums, singles and videos. Songs like "Vision of Love," "Dreamlover," "Hero," "We Belong Together," and "Obsessed." She is also an actress, model, songwriter, film producer, record producer and philanthropist.

She markets numerous products, including perfume, jewelry, shoes and accessories.

Twins Names:

Monroe and Moroccan Scott. After the birth of her twins, Mariah and her husband Nick Cannon were reluctant to release their names. They finally announced the names on May 5th. Monroe, the girl, was named in honor of Marilyn Monroe. The boy, Moroccan Scott (to be called Roc for short), is a reference to the Moroccan decor that adorned Carey's New York city apartment, where husband Nick Cannon proposed to her. The middle name, Scott, is Cannon's middle name as well as his grandmother's maiden name. Monroe has no middle name, just like her mother Mariah.

Twins Birthdate:

April 30, 2011

More Info About Mariah Carey's Twins:

Mariah Carey was married to Nick Cannon, an actor, comedian and rapper. The couple announced that they were expecting in the fall of 2010. Rumors swirled about the possibility of a duet, but the couple did not confirm that it was twins until December after the singer let the secret slip to President and Mrs. Obama at a Christmas concert.

The twins were born on the couple's third wedding anniversary. Mariah stated that her pregnancy was the result of a natural conception. After a few instances of false labor, Mariah delivered the babies on April 30, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. The girl arrived first, weighing 5 pounds, 3 ounces, followed by her brother, weighing 5 pounds, 6 ounces.

Mariah Carey posts pictures, tweets and updates about the babies at DemBabies.com. The couple divorced in 2015.

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