International diva Mariah Carey faced an agonising decision after the son
of a close friend was found dead earlier last month (JUN03) - would she carry
on with her concert or stay and console her grieving pal?
After much soul-searching the GLITTER actress decided not to disappoint
her legions of fans and flew to South Korea for the scheduled gigs - which
began in Seoul on 21 June (03) - leaving longtime manager LOUISE McNALLY to
grieve alone for her
son CONOR, who had taken a lethal overdose.
A source from the Carey camp adds, "Instead of coming back, Mariah taped a
message for the funeral. She also performed a tribute to Conor at the first
show, singing THROUGH THE RAIN. And she's been on the phone with Louise