Mariah Carey's New Year's Eve 2018 Performance: Did She Redeem Herself? Vote!

Mariah Carey Paused Her NYE Performance To Ask For Hot Tea

And while her actual performance was a triumph, the singer couldn't help but draw attention to one missing ingredient: her hot tea. "I'm gonna be just like everybody else with no hot tea".

Extremely pleased with Mariah's performance, a slew of Twitter users congratulated the songstress for a job well done. She stopped singing, paced the stage and told the audience to finish the lyrics for her. Well, we'll just have to rough it. Compared to last year, though, it was pretty boring, and it was a lot less singular: Minus the redemption story line, Carey's performance was in line with those by the numerous other acts who appeared on "New Year's Rockin' Eve", none memorable enough to mention here.

Mariah Carey's 2017 "New Year's Rockin' Eve" performance proved to be the ultimate redemption for the barely-choreographed lip-synced disaster from the previous year's broadcast. However before she was able to follow it up with the 1993 hit "Hero", she said she wanted her tea, and she wanted it bad.

Never one to let a moment pass, the singer then took to Instagram in the early hours of the new year to update her fans on the status of her tea hunt.

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REUTERS/Stephanie KeithMariah Carey during her New Year's Eve performance in Times Square in NY on December 31, 2016.

Despite not having her much needed hot tea before the performance, Mariah gave a stellar show.

"I'm feeling a lot better than past year", she said, "when I had to get my own police escort". The caption read: "That feeling when you steal Mariah Carey's hot tea". "She played it off but was a little mad", the insider adds.

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