Over the weekend, elusive chanteuse Mariah Carey delivered a #Beautiful set for iHeartRadio’s music festival in Vegas, bringing many concertgoers to legit tears.
— Y100 Miami (@Y100MIAMI) September 22, 2018
Before hitting the stage, Paula Abdul introduced Carey recalling the first time she heard the pop diva sing and being absolutely floored by her vocal abilities. After Mimi’s performance, the two pop stars ran into each backstage, posed for a photo, and took to Twitter to @ each
WHAT A NIGHT!! @iheartfestival was SOOO much fun! I always leave events like this feeling inspired ✨ It was so great to be able to introduce this beautiful woman @mariahcarey who continues to surprise me with her unbelievable vocal talent time and time again xoxoP pic.twitter.com/GHwlbKTJV3
— Paula Abdul (@PaulaAbdul) September 22, 2018
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) September 23, 2018
Fans quickly reacted to the Twitter exchange with requests for a duet or cover.
“Cover ’Rush, Rush,'” wrote one fan suggesting MC cover Abdul’s 1991 no. 1 hit.
Honestly, we’d be here for it.