Mariah Careywill follow pop peer Jennifer Lopez's lead when she gives birth for the first time later this year, since she's expecting a boy and a girl.

Lopez gave birth to her babies Max and Emme two years ago and now Carey has told Life & Style she is expecting mixed-sex twins.

The pop superstar tells the publication, "Even before we announced it was twins, I was trying to keep everything

gender-neutral because I didn't want to impose an identity on them too soon."

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