Say what? OK, the last place we thought we'd be reading news about Mariah Carey would be in an article about embattled Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, but it's true!
There is a connection between the Butterfly laden singer and the strong-armed dictator. It seems like Qaddaffi rather enjoys the sweet, smooth sounds of Carey's singing voice and paid the pop star a cool one million dollars to perform just four songs at a private party on New Year's day in St. Barts in 2009. According to Wikileaks,, a son of the Libyan leader Col.