“I’m Kind Of A Prude”: Mariah Carey Reveals She’s Only Been With 5 Men In Her Entire Life

July 9, 2019  |  

2019 Billboard Music Awards

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Grammy-award winning singer Mariah Carey got transparent about her sexual history as the cover girl for the August 2019 issue of Cosmopolitan.

After sharing a plethora of fun bytes on the sanctity of writing her own music, style and longevity in the game, the diva of divas dropped a huge piece of info regarding her personal life.

“I haven’t had that many, but there has been a variety pack,” Carey, 49, said. “I’ve only been with five people in my life, so I’m kind of a prude, honestly, compared to most others in the field,” she added.

She’s maintained several high-profile relationships from her first marriage to Sony executive Tommy Mottola, to her second marriage to actor-comedian Nick Cannon. The two are co-parents to twins Moroccan and Monroe, 8.

After their whirlwind wedding, Cannon revealed that Carey was adamant about not having sex until after they were married. He also shared that her devotion to her faith was one of the things that drew him to her.

“On our wedding night, honeymoon style, in the Bahamas. That’s a real woman there, make you wait, til you got married. Seriously, 100 per cent,” Cannon said.

“We didn’t [know if it would be good]. The first time I made love to my wife was on our wedding night,” he continued.

After Cannon, Carey moved on to a short-lived engagement to Australian billionaire James Packer. After ending her engagement, she found love with choreographer and dancer Bryan Tananka.

But Carey also revealed some other fun details in her sit down with the magazine. One was the importance of finding good light when taking a selfie.

Take exhibit a for instance:

The August Cosmopolitan issue drops on July 16.

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