*cues Adele ‘Rumor Has It’*
The infamous gossip column Page Six is reporting that Mariah Carey wasn’t too pleased about the staff at Island Def Jam giving Kanye West’s album ‘Yeezus’ priority over her own ‘The Art of Letting Go’.
As you know, MC was supposed to release the album next week but pushed it back due to lack of
Here’s the full report:
Mariah Carey’s latest album may be her last with Island Def Jam after delays and a lack of promotion and support plagued the project, sources tell Page Six.
Music insiders tell us the album’s first single, “#Beautiful,” was not heavily promoted by IDJ, and Carey was disappointed by the label’s efforts. Later, IDJ released remixes of “#Beautiful,” including a “Spanglish” version called “#Hermosa” and one withYoung Jeezy, to attract spins.
Some insiders blame the lack of attention to Carey on the fact that label execs were busy focusing on Kanye West’s album “Yeezus.” Page Six earlier reported that West’s last-minute production changes and legal issues were driving IDJ suits “crazy” as they worked overtime to get the album out.
Now some insiders are speculating the diva will leave IDJ after “The Art of Letting Go” is released. “No one’s really scrambling to renegotiate her contract or put her music out,” said a source.