The pop superstar sang on Jimmy Kimmel Wednesday night, performing her new single, "I Don’t," with rapper YG.
There was no sit-down interview with Kimmel as Carey let her music do the talking and the response from critics was positive.
The singer got rave reviews, with the New York Daily News called it a “strong performance" that "proceeded in perfect harmony."
The Daily Mail said: "Mariah Carey makes a triumphant return."
Fans took to social media to praise the 46-year-old singer.
mariah carey is so beautiful and talented and honestly we, as a species, would be lost without her— Asia (@asiamp3) February 16, 2017
Mariah Carey just served great live vocals on Jimmy Kimmel that will go unnoticed because people only care when she messes up. #IDont— dayna (@allthedaynight) February 16, 2017