When news that Carey and her billionaire fiance James Packer split, Carey was thrust into the spotlight, with Tanaka in close range.

Rumours about their relationship have been swirling for weeks.

The Heartbreaker singer was engaged to Australian businessman James Packer, but their split was announced in October 2016. series, Mariah's World, showed the pop princess singing a heartfelt ballad before discarding her ring and walking away.

Bryan scooped Mariah into his arms and carried her into the water, before she jumped on him for a piggyback.

The budding couple were also seen holding hands while walking along the water's edge.

She later officially confirmed Bryan was her man - but insisted that she doesn't want to talk about her relationship.

TMZ announced that Mariah and Bryan had called time on their five-month romance in April 2017.

Naturally, a run-of-the-mill sarong just wouldn't cut the mustard for the singer, so she's covered up instead with a Louis Vuitton scarf featuring a luxe-looking metallic sheen.

Monogrammed accessories are Louis Vuitton's signature dish and have become about the most iconic designer range out there.

The pair have been professionally linked for years, with Brian first taking to the stage with Mariah on her Adventures of Mimi tour in 2006. News about his early career with the songstress he said: “She saw something in me that I actually didn’t recognize at first, from that it was over.

“It was set in history that we were gonna be connected some way, somehow.” He has since been promoted to her creative director.

The pair are said to have not spoken since March though neither have currently spoken about the rumours.

After just over two months apart, Bryan and Mariah appeared to have worked things out when they were seen having an intimate dinner together in Los Angeles.

Among the reports, it was alleged that Bryan had issue with her close relationship to ex Nick Cannon, with whom she has two children.