WATCH: EXCLUSIVE: Nick Cannon Says He's Not Looking for Love After Mariah Carey: 'I'm Broken, I'm Shattered' Carey and Tanaka strolled hand-in-hand down the street throughout the afternoon before heading to to the celebrity hot spot Nobu for dinner.Tanaka recently praised Carey's Las Vegas residency show, Instagramming a photo of himself with the pop diva at the event.The Heartbreaker singer was engaged to Australian businessman James Packer, but their split was announced in October 2016. series, Mariah's World, showed the pop princess singing a heartfelt ballad before discarding her ring and walking away.
"By March, Carey was in Cabo San Lucas celebrating her 47th birthday (or anniversary as she calls it) with Tanaka by her side.
"He's a really really incredibly special person," she said during an episode of ."Something connected with us back in the day and there was just a mutual admiration," Tanaka told E! "She saw something in me that I actually didn't recognize at first, from that it was over.
The Grammy winner and her backup dancer beau have broken up after less than a year of dating, according to multiple reports."The split happened very recently... She is focusing on her kids and new music," a source shared with .
"Bryan was a good distraction after she split from James.
This included Nick and Mariah taking their son Moroccan and daughter Monroe to the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in March.
It is also reported that Bryan would flirt with other women near Mariah in a bid to make her jealous.
The singer's ex-husband Nick Cannon blasted her reality show as "fake", dismissing her romance with Bryan as like a "soap opera" plot.
However, the pair continued to put on raunchy PDAs in front of cameras as the pair got more public with their romance.
This is a good time for her to be single and focus on herself."While there were mumblings of a romance between the star and the 33-year-old choreographer following her split from former fiancé James Packer (including photographed PDA in Hawaii in December), Mimi didn't make things official to the public until after the new year when she shared photos of the couple soaking together in a bathtub on Valentine's Day.
, "No one knows what it means, but it's provocative..gets the people going!
"In honor of a wonderful experience, a spectacular show, awesome crowds, an amazing cast and crew, and most importantly the Queen herself who pours her heart and soul into her music and shows," he captioned the pic. ' Congratulations to your #1to Infinityresidency at @caesarspalace in Las Vegas!!!