'All I Want For Christmas Is You' couldn't be further from the truth at the moment!
According to a new report, Mariah Carey had originally planned to spend Christmas with estranged husband Nick Cannon for the sake of their three-year-old twins, Moroccan and Monroe, but now, the songstress has "asked [him] not to come."
The family of four in 2012. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
A source reveals to 'E! News' the decision to remain separated over the holidays is due to a number of reasons.
"For starters, they spent Thanksgiving together and fought behind the scenes. How is it healthy for the kids if both parents are technically in the same place but fighting?" the insider shares.
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The Grammy winner also allegedly blames Nick for her recent string of bad performances, including the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting fiasco.
"She's been so stressed over the split—with the fighting and crying—it's definitely affected her state of mind, her head, her voice and her stage presence. It's rattled her," the source says.
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But despite the tension, nothing's set in stone regarding the holiday. Nick "says he's [still] coming," the insider tells E!.
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