Neglect the New 12 months’s Eve champagne — for Mariah Carey, the one drink of alternative was tea.
The singer lastly received her fingers on some sizzling tea after her hilarious on-stage request throughout her “Dick Clark’s New 12 months’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” efficiency.
“Discovered my tea!” she wrote on Twitter alongside a photograph of her nonetheless donning her glamorous on-stage apparel.
The soothing sip got here hours after she jokingly instructed the viewers the evening was a “catastrophe” as she had no tea to assist battle the frigid New York temperatures.
“I simply need to take a sip of tea if they’re going to let me. They instructed me there could be tea. Oh, it is a catastrophe. Okay, effectively, we’ll simply must tough it. I am gonna be identical to everyone else with no sizzling tea,” Carey, 47, mentioned on stage.
Her quip shortly grew to become successful on social media, with some even deeming her tea plea the primary meme of 2018.
The “We Belong Collectively” singer’s redemption efficiency on the favored New 12 months’s broadcast went off with out a hitch — not like final 12 months, when her set was plagued with technical difficulties and a pissed off Carey awkwardly tried to maintain it collectively.