Album Review: 'The Rarities'

We review Mariah Carey’s collection of rare and unreleased material ‘The Rarities.’

One of the most surprising revelations in Mariah Carey’s best-selling memoir is the fact that she recorded a whole alt-rock album in the ’90s under the moniker Chick. “I was playing with the style of the breezy-grunge, punk-light white female singers who were popular at the time,” the Lamb Whisperer explains. “You know the ones who seemed to be so carefree with their feelings and their image… I totally looked forward to doing my alter-ego band sessions after Daydream each night.”

The 19-time chart-topper shares more information on the project, which was eventually released as