Mariah Carey takes a spot as a judge after Jennifer Lopez departs Fox’s reality TV juggernaut. The pop diva, who made her recording debut in 1990, has sold more than 200 million albums worldwide.
Jan. 29, 1996 Pop singer Mariah Carey displays the awards she won at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. Carey was voted favorite female pop/rock artist and favorite female R&B artist. Kim Kulish/Reuters Buy Photo