I'll never forget how much I learned from everyone in this picture.
How many amazing memories we created, crazy times we had, laughter we shared… I was fortunate to be surrounded by amazing veterans in our dance industry who took me under their wing.
Carey’s eight-episode reality show Mariah’s World gave us an unprecedented look at how the performers’ relationship developed.
In a promo for the series that Tanaka shared on Instagram, an off-screen voiceover notes that “he’s always had a huge crush on her,” as clips of Carey canoodling with the dancer play on-screen.
She doesn’t seem too concerned.” They spent Thanksgiving weekend together.
The duo sent relationship rumors into overdrive when they were spotted engaging in some intense beach PDA over Thanksgiving weekend.
After calling it quits with fiancé James Packer, Mariah Carey embarked on a new romantic journey with 33-year-old choreographer Bryan Tanaka, sparking a whirlwind romance that saw the pair tour, spend holidays together and travel the world.
Despite their evident chemistry — as documented on Mimi’s E!
She wanted to show James that she isn’t sitting at home crying.The smooth mover also made an appearance at Carey’s Halloween party during a break from shows.Tanaka was also a part of many of Carey’s official tour engagements: He appeared with her in her cover photo shoot and fed her grapes as she lounged in a bathtub with Jimmy Kimmel. Shortly after news broke that Carey and Packer had ended their engagement, the singer gathered a group of friends, including Tanaka, for a night out in Malibu.In Paris, he and fellow dancer Anthony Burrell watched the Eiffel Tower light up with Carey by their side.Tanaka spent time with the superstar in a DJ booth and on her jet, and the group enjoyed a safari during the African leg of the tour as well.reality series and Instagram — Carey and Tanaka split after five months of dating.