Mariah Carey announced the release date for the new album “The Rarities” on her Twitter account.
“This one is for you, my fans. It’s to celebrate us, and to thank you for years of pure love and support. I am so grateful to you THE RARITIES album is out October 2” — wrote Carey, and posting a cover photo on the Web.
The new album is expected to include previously unreleased tracks, including “Save the day” featuring Lauryn Hill. In total, it consists of 32 songs, many of them are recordings of the singer’s concert performances of past years. Carey told fans back in June that she was going to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of her first album and share rare and unexpected recordings. The release follows the release of her memoir, “The Meaning of Mariah Carey”, on September 29th.