American singer-songwriter and actress Mariah Carey is making her first trip to South Africa in 2016 for her “Sweet Sweet Fantasy” tour. Following the success of her Las Vegas residency, the diva is set to entertain adoring fans on May 1 and 2, 2016 at Ticketpro Dome.
The star has said, “Lambily, it’s been too long!!
“I’m so excited to be coming to South Africa to perform for you all.
“I promise we’re going to share the most amazing moments together and I have so many surprises in store for you daahhlings! Can’t wait to see you all in your hometown. Love Mariah xx”.
Over 18 number one singles, over 220 million records sold and 17 of her 18 Billboard Hot 100 number one singles have been self-penned, including “Fantasy”, “Always Be My Baby”, “Hero”, “Touch My Body”, “One Sweet Day”, and “We Belong Together” — more than any other solo artist.
She is also known for her distinct five-octave vocal range, 21 American Music Awards, Billboard’s “Artist of the Decade” Award, the World Music Award for “World’s Best Selling Female Artist Of The Millennium,” and BMI’s “Icon Award” for her outstanding achievements in song-writing.
She’s also acted in hit movies like “Precious” (2009) and “Lee Daniel’s The Butler” (2013). — mtvbase.com