Abetted by three backup singers, the duo closed the late-night talk-show with the song about a woman's recriminations after a breakup with a caddish lover.
Carey stunned in a low-cut, form-hugging fiery red dress, as she delivered a much stronger performance than fans saw during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest.
Carey's performance on Kimmel preceded her upcoming tour with Lionel Richie.
The elusive chanteuse performed "I Don't,' her latest single that features YG, for Kimmel's crowd, and seemed poised, confident and completely sure of herself". Her management team and producers Dick Clark Productions exchanged accusations of blame for the incident.
Though she didn't reference her NYE performance, Carey has spoken about it in the past. The breakdown of her engagement and new romance with back-up dancer Bryan Tanaka has also been documented on Mariah's E! docuseries Mariah's World.
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Last week, she reportedly had a heated exchange with White House communications staffer Omarosa Manigault . Ryan asked the following question: "Are you going to include the CBC [Congressional Black Caucus], Mr.
She confirmed she couldn't hear what she should have been singing and they hadn't had a sound check beforehand.
"It's not practical for a singer to sing live and be able to hear themselves properly in the middle of Times Square with all the noise, in the freezing cold, the smoke from the smoke machines, thousands of people celebrating, especially when their ear monitors were not working at all", Carey added.
" 'Cause when you love someone, you just don't treat them bad, you messed up all we had".
"I haven't really addressed the situation that happened on New Year's Eve, and in time I will".
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