Jennifer Lopez

Welcome to her world: 'Mariah's World' offers lots of glitter but little depth

Welcome to her world: 'Mariah's World' offers lots of glitter but little depth

There’s no real reason any of us should feel sorry for Mariah Carey, a singer-songwriter who’s sold roughly as many albums as there are people in Brazil.

And yet it’s hard to walk away from an episode of “Mariah’s World” without the distinct sense that, after a quarter-century in the limelight, the famously gifted artist is fighting to maintain relevance in a shifting cultural landscape.

Premiering Sunday on E!, the eight-episode reality show – excuse me, documentary series – follows Carey as she embarks on her first European tour in a decade and plans her (subsequently canceled) wedding to billionaire James...

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