Perez recently sat down with Nick Cannon and in this previously unseen footage (above), Mariah's husband tells us all about Carey's new album!
Read some highlights of our chat… after the jump.
Watch the Mimi music talk in full (above)!
Perez Hilton: You said that she's working on or she's been working on new music.
Nick Cannon: She is she's –
Perez Hilton: And that you said it's going to be out before the end of the year.
Nick Cannon: I said, I think there will be a record out before the end of the year. I don’t know the album is going to be –
Perez Hilton: Is that still on track to happen?
Nick Cannon: Yeah, it should happen.
Perez Hilton: And whats it going to sound like? Are you giving us a taste, a tease –
Nick Cannon: Like I told you on the radio, if she –
Perez Hilton: You got to listen to the radio because I get a Mariah scoop from him as much as possible.
Nick Cannon: Yeah, she's very inspired by her early work.
Perez Hilton: Which I think is very amazing.
Nick Cannon: She's been listening to her first two albums quite a bit and –
Perez Hilton: Those first two albums. Actually the third album was amazing too. Actually the fourth album. Those first four albums.
Nick Cannon: And that's what she's been listening to.
Perez Hilton: Actually even up until the fifth one which had ″Honey″ on it. You see I know my Mariah Carey!
Nick Cannon: I think it's going to be good though. I think she — you know because she's ready to bring music back to the game and I think that's her job so she's excited about being able to be musical and bring the voice back.
Perez Hilton: Well, I'm so excited about that. And like I think that radio could really be recep — if she hits the right lane, radio could be receptive because I think we might be at a point where we're danced out.
Nick Cannon: Done with the dance.
Perez Hilton: But you could still have pop that's dancy like ″Someday″. (Perez sings ″Someday″)
Nick Cannon: That's my favorite song. I love that one.
Perez Hilton: I love that song too.
Nick Cannon: She does not. She doesn’t.
Perez Hilton: No?
Nick Cannon: She thinks I'm making fun of her every time I sing it.
Perez Hilton: No, I love that song.
Nick Cannon: I was like that was, that video was the video when I fell in love with Mariah Carey.
Perez Hilton: She doesn’t love that song?
Nick Cannon: [Watch the video for more.]