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CBS News’ Vladimir Duthiers reports from the Queen of Soul’s hometown of Detroit. It was there that Franklin discovered her legendary voice at the New Bethel Baptist Church, where her father was a minister.

Mariah Carey arrives at the Kids’ Choice Awards at The Forum on Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Inglewood, Calif. Mariah Carey’s ex-manager inched closer to her megabucks lawsuit against the singer Monday – but the pop diva’s camp questioned the validity of a summons left with Carey’s Tribeca doorman.

The Chainsmokers ‘ “Closer” isn’t just a chart-topping, Grammy-nominated song: It’s one of the biggest hits in the 60-year history of Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. On Billboard’s recent list of the top 20 biggest hits of all time, it’s #13, between The Beatles’ “Hey Jude” and Mariah Carey ‘s “We Belong Together.”

Mariah’s ex-manager inched closer to her megabucks lawsuit against her Monday – but the pop diva’s camp questioned the validity of a summons left with her doorman. Stella Stolper said her side successfully served Carey late Friday with paperwork.

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Aretha Franklin is said to be “seriously ill”, according to a person close to the singer, and celebrities are taking to social media to send thoughts and prayers to the legendary performer. Mariah Carey has tweeted in support of Franklin.

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Whitney Houston was my Michael Jackson. Hers was the first celebrity death that brought me to tears. I was snuggled in the corner of my bus seat lost in a book. It was Valentine’s Day weekend and we were headed to D.C. to explore the city.

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Local fans have been snubbed again by Mariah Carey, after the pop star cancelled her Australian tour months after its initial dates were already rescheduled. The Fantasy singer was due to perform in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane in October.

She’s on a six-week break from her residency in Las Vegas. And Mariah Carey appears to be spending part of it on a yacht with her beau Bryan Tanaka. On Sunday the songstress shared an Instagram snap of herself draped over the hunk.

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