Mariah Carey’s Mom Details Being SHOT AT But Wait ‘Til U See Over WHAT!

Posted On : May 28, 2016

Mariah Carey’s mother, Patricia Hickney, recalled the time that she was shot at. She discussed this in a very candid interview she and Mariah did with Oprah back in the day and the details she described are really sad and frustrating at the same time. It gives us a lot more insight into what Mariah and her brother and sister went through, as well as their parents. We wanted to share this with y’all because what Mariah and her fam’ went through is still a very relevant topic today…unfortunately…


MARIAH'S MOM EXPLAINS HOW SHE & HER FAMILY WAS SHOT AT Mariah Carey's parents were under constant attack because they were an interracial couple with biracial children in the 60's and early 70's. Mariah's mom said they moved many times, trying to find an environment that would accept their biracial children.

"Initially we moved into a White neighborhood. [...] There wasn't anything overt that happened at that house. But then I looked and I said 'What a way to raise to children, there are no Black people here,' says Patricia."
They then moved into a mixed neighborhood and that didn't work either, because neither the Black kids, nor White kids accepted Mariah and her siblings as one of them. But then things really got bad... SEE WHAT HAPPENED ON THE DAY MARIAH'S MOM WAS SHOT AT...

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