The Australian businessman is alleged to have ended his 10-month engagement to the US pop star due to her extravagant spending in the midst of their wedding preparations.
Packer, 48, proposed to Carey, 46, in January 2016 after almost a year of dating and presented the Grammy-winning singer with a m (£8.1m) engagement ring which he is reportedly allowing her to keep. James had huge reservations about Mariah's new reality TV show and the fact that she was willing to expose their lives to the world." It is also alleged that Carey struggled to connect with Packer's family and refused to attend 50th birthday celebrations for his sister Gretel in Sydney earlier this year.
The couple revealed they had parted ways in September last year, with a spokesperson for the pop star confirming at the time that they had a fight while holidaying in Greece.'Mariah and James had a fight in Greece, and have not seen each other since.
The fight was not because of any cheating allegations or excessive spending by Mariah,' her spokesperson told ET exclusively at the time.
Fighting the shadow of his late father, once Australia’s richest man, casino mogul James Packer is now facing his third financial crisis—and the meltdown of his planned third marriage, to Mariah Carey.‘He’s the biggest fish there by a mile.
He’s like royalty,” says a longtime friend of Australian billionaire James Packer.
"Honestly, I don't want to go into it because when something is real and it's such a beautiful thing, you don't want to trash it up, and it is what it is." Mariah dodged a question about whether or not those reports that she and James were working on a million breakup agreement are true.
The source continued: "James is very generous but Mariah takes it to the next level.Dressed in a bright blue polo shirt, the billionaire looked to be enjoying the tropical climes as he ventured across the deck.At one point, the casino magnate was joined by a group of guests as he sat down at a table laden with bottled water.TMZ reported that the video was shot at the Calabasas, Calif., home Carey and Packer shared before breaking up last October, shortly before the couple’s Bora Bora wedding ceremony was set to take place.The song contains the lyrics: “I’m tired of cryin’, no more tears, pity party of the year.” But the party didn’t last too long.Carey is now reportedly dating one of her backup dancers, Bryan Tanaka. At her first wedding, to former Sony Music boss Tommy Mottola, Carey wore a ,000 Vera Wang dress that was reportedly inspired by Princess Diana’s bridal gown.