"I just want to take a sip of tea if they'll let me - they told me there would be tea", she said.
"Oh! It's a disaster!"
"Okay, well we'll just have to rough it", she added.
Later, in response to her hot tea "disaster", Carey tweeted "Found my tea!" Carey had technical difficulties during a live performance of her hit song "Emotions".
The plan is for Mariah to somehow get from the stage to the area where the ball drops so she can countdown the New Year with Ryan Seacrest. Seacrest asked Carey how she felt. But she can't get through a performance without complaining, can she? haha "Where's my hot tea?"
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"Happy New Year!" Carey said, addressing the crowd.
Things went much more smoothly Sunday night when she sang her hits Vision of Love and Hero in Times Square in NY, where revelers greeted 2018 in miserably cold weather.
In very rare instances there are of course technical errors that can occur with live television, however, an initial investigation has indicated that Dick Clark Productions had no involvement in the challenges associated with Ms. Carey's "New Year's Eve" performance. Rockin New Year's Rockin Eve came back to her for an alternate take on her hit "Toxic".
But still we need to know: where is her hot tea?
The awkwardness increased exponentially from there, as Carey stood onstage without singing, throwing slight asides to the audience like, "We didn't have a sound check but it's New Year's, baby, that's OK, you guys", and "I'm trying to be a good sport here".
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