Mariah Carey, Lauryn Hill release new music
May 6th, 2013
07:05 PM ET

Mariah Carey, Lauryn Hill release new music

Neither Mariah Carey nor Lauryn Hill are letting troubling headlines get in the way of new music.

Granted, the news swirling around Hill is more serious - while Carey's still (still!) embroiled in a reported feud with fellow "American Idol" judge Nicki Minaj, Hill is dealing with matters of the law.

The singer, who was sentenced to three months in prison on Monday, recently announced that she's signed a recording contract with Sony and is at work on new music.

Over the weekend, Hill gave proof that her Tumblr post didn't hold empty promises, even if she wasn't releasing the song completely on her own accord.

"Here is a link to a piece that I was ‘required’ to release immediately, by virtue of the impending legal deadline," she posted to her site, along with the iTunes link for the track "Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)."

"I love being able to reach people directly, but in an ideal scenario, I would not have to rush the release of new music ... but the message is still there," Hill said. "In light of Wednesday’s tragic loss (of former label mate Chris Kelly [of Kris Kross]), I am even more pressed to YELL this to a multitude that may not understand the cost of allowing today’s unhealthy paradigms to remain unchecked!"

Meanwhile, Carey's been busy dropping hints (and hashtags) pointing to her collaboration with Miguel, and on Monday, the final product arrived. Here's "Beautiful":

Filed under: Celebrities • Mariah Carey • Music

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  1. Joe Walsh


    May 10, 2013 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
  2. sunshine will be opened overnight..thanks.

    have a great weekend!!!!!!!!!!!!

    May 9, 2013 at 7:10 pm | Report abuse |
  3. dick Sanders

    mariah has great boobs

    May 9, 2013 at 6:19 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Present Mrs. Gunn's photo expertise for this week too Njo

    May 9, 2013 at 5:44 pm | Report abuse |
  5. No Need Too Point Out My Comments

    we have records of everything..

    May 9, 2013 at 12:06 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Animals...

    that was a gift to flatso from noj.

    May 9, 2013 at 12:03 pm | Report abuse |
  7. Rock

    I think she needs to rub those things all over my face

    May 9, 2013 at 12:00 pm | Report abuse |
  8. In TD Bank North...

    we effed it up...thanks

    May 8, 2013 at 6:52 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Summary for Today

    motored in all the time now.
    2. fones, textsrigged tweets
    3. possibly using me for info on lesbean girlfriend where abouts and personal life
    4. suzie the dry name therefore different people however was still in the phone.
    5. possibely using her for scoops - 99% up in the air.......
    6. does not know at this point what is real or not real

    May 8, 2013 at 4:01 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Mariah is number 1

    one thing about mariah carey she is a talent we need in our lives....i sing a bit and i can tell you when i had the honor of singing i'll be there by the jacksons....we were decided to sing mariah's version and we blew the house down...i was recently asked too do this number again she is 4 years younger and can still sing her high notes perfectlly. i may need some more time to hit those notes but it will be so much fun too be able too sing with a great choir in nj hopefully this will work out.....all the best too the great mariah carey..(photo above)

    May 8, 2013 at 2:24 pm | Report abuse |
  11. On my phone...the name suzie was mentioned NOT maroon 1


    May 8, 2013 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Print

    have a great afternoon all!!!!!!!!!

    May 8, 2013 at 12:55 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Still Viewed As Ignorable...

    mariah is beautiful, talented, big boobies and everyone just love too be around her energy....

    May 8, 2013 at 12:54 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Noj...viewed as ignorable...thanks....on we go!!!!!


    May 8, 2013 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse |
  15. best 50

    when i do this song its going on u tube...thanks...

    May 8, 2013 at 10:51 am | Report abuse |
  16. Meh

    Finally – a link with this bim in it that doesnt include her dopey kids in $30,000 outfits. At least those cans are still visible.

    May 8, 2013 at 10:48 am | Report abuse |
  17. Failed: her name was never mentioned a completely different couple thanks


    May 8, 2013 at 8:41 am | Report abuse |
  18. bust size

    mariah has some big ones...

    May 8, 2013 at 7:45 am | Report abuse |
  19. No Financial Bribes In This Marriage

    This marriage works because it is not based on money bribes it is based on true honest love....that's exactly what makes a cousins have bucks and they say if the marriage is a dud its a dud....all the money in the world can't buy true love

    May 8, 2013 at 6:26 am | Report abuse |
  20. stelrerak3

    Wow… My friend Lynn has just married to a handsome black man.
    They met through ~~ MìxedŚìngle.Çoм ~~ a great place to date with successful black men and beautiful classy women, black women meet white men. (lawyers,busy professionals, benefactors. models, celebrities, etc….)perhaps you can have a try.


    May 8, 2013 at 4:18 am | Report abuse |
  21. Looking At Me Correctamundo?

    nuff said...

    May 7, 2013 at 5:16 pm | Report abuse |
  22. jimmer

    Lauryn Hill's new record.

    "Live from Greatorford Prison"

    Bwahahaha! Dumd bytch should have paid her taxes.

    May 7, 2013 at 5:11 pm | Report abuse |
  23. Some marriages survive some do not....

    this marriage is an easy flow and will survive.

    May 7, 2013 at 4:51 pm | Report abuse |
  24. 66 yr old woman and a 60 yr old man

    when he is 60 she will be 66....He made a pact with her that he did not care and they will move forward because...
    what is is most important in the relationship is the happiness and they never cared what anyone said....i love them
    because they are so to cuz and hubzy

    May 7, 2013 at 4:29 pm | Report abuse |
  25. Sure the age difference is a factor...

    but when it comes too caring for each other it never ever cousin is 6 yrs older then her man and it all worked out.

    sure they were both afraid but at the end of the day they are together 19 years.....yayayayay

    May 7, 2013 at 4:24 pm | Report abuse |
  26. Mariah truly adores Nick...there is an age difference but they love each other and that is first.


    May 7, 2013 at 4:19 pm | Report abuse |
  27. mariah here

    is more 50 style - your daughts is too young for this...

    May 7, 2013 at 11:00 am | Report abuse |
  28. Lizard Lance

    I'd much rather hear a new album from Debbie Gibson or Roxette. Those artists are what music is all about!

    May 7, 2013 at 6:37 am | Report abuse |
  29. TriumphTheInsultComicDog

    So a nut job and a convicted felon are putting out songs. 2 more songs for me to completely crap all over.

    May 7, 2013 at 2:57 am | Report abuse |
  30. johnathanscottmoore

    Mariah Carey does only basically background vocals on this. Misleading.

    May 7, 2013 at 2:34 am | Report abuse |
  31. SKY


    May 6, 2013 at 10:30 pm | Report abuse |
  32. album

    Wow… My friend Emily has just married to a handsome wealthy men
    They met through ~~ ŚeekingRich.Çoм ~~ a great place to chat with successful wealthy men and beautiful classy women (lawyers,busy professionals, benefactors. models, celebrities, etc….)perhaps you can have a try

    May 6, 2013 at 9:39 pm | Report abuse |
  33. Marmot

    mariah has big boobies...

    May 6, 2013 at 9:14 pm | Report abuse |

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