Why the wait? “#Beautiful,” her single with Miguel, is doing a respectable #15 on the Hot 100, so it can’t be that. And its not because Carey isn’t ready for a full-court press promotion for the album—she looks great in her recent Instagram photos (above).
Actually Mimi tweeted to her fans that the delay was because every drop of gold on the album wasn’t quiet dry yet:
You can’t rush art, people!