“It was set in history that we were gonna be connected some way, some how." For her part, Carey is happy she reconnected with the handsome dancer on her Sweet, Sweet Fantasy tour.
"It's really nice, especially when you've worked with somebody in the past and then you get to work with them again and just see how everybody's grown creatively and all that,” she told E! As viewers saw on the December 4 premiere of Carey’s new E!
The Grammy winner and her backup dancer beau have broken up after less than a year of dating, according to multiple reports."The split happened very recently... She is focusing on her kids and new music," a source shared with .
"Bryan was a good distraction after she split from James.
As for the cash register part, we're told Mariah got sick of footing the bills for her BF ...
But even though she’s trying to keep her relationship with the 33-year-old under wraps, it didn’t stop her from sharing a super sexy Valentine’s Day photo with him.
"Just make sure you tune in to the show, and you'll see kind of how everything happens." Tanaka, who has been dancing on and off for Carey since 2005, went on to explain that his moves have left an impression on the Elusive Chanteuse.
"We've been friends for a long time," he added.
In the shot, the mom-of-two — she shares 5-year-old twins with her ex-husband — posed in a bathtub with Bryan and the couple sipped on champagne together. ” she wrote in the caption, adding a kissy face emoji and the hashtags “#Happy #Moments.” MORE: Nick Cannon's Baby Mama-To-Be Brittany Bell Gives Fans a Pregnancy Update!
Mariah Carey and Bryan Tanaka appear to have called it quits.