Ariana Grande has a new Netflix special coming up with is titled “Excuse me, I love you” which is dedicated to her singing idol Mariah Carey.
This Christmas all Ariana wants to do is to talk about how much she loves her idol and how much she cares for her. In addition to the new film taking fans backstage on her Sweetener Tour, Ariana also took a moment to gush over her music idol. In addition to the new film, taking her fans backstage on her Sweetener Tour, Ariana took a moment to burst over her music idol by praising her.
In this movie, Ariana gets a call from her manager Scooter Braun who notifies her that the “Always Be My Baby” singer wants to make a music video for her holiday hit “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” with videos from some of her favorite artists dancing on this track. Ariana in excitement asks, “Does that mean she likes me?” to which Scooter tells her that Mariah does, indeed, like her very much. That’s when the newly inaugurated Grammy winner explained just how much the icon means to her.
Ariana explained, “It just means a lot to hear from her because my sound was so influenced by her and the ’90s pop sound”. She also added, “The fact that she thought of me is very soul-shaking. You know what I mean? It just means a lot, as an artist and a fan.”
Ariana also confessed that she “learned to sing by mimicking her, and Whitney and Beyoncé.”