Sundry viewers were left furious by the surreal interview, during which the 47-year-old popstar was have in mind to promote her upcoming tour.
In light of the breaking news that at small two had died and many more injured after a gunman opened firing on a crowd at a concert in Las Vegas today, however, hosts Piers Morgan, 52, and Susanna Reid, 46, were artificial to discuss the tragic events with Mariah, who regularly performs in Vegas and recently concluded a two-year residency at Caesars Country estate.
ITV viewers slammed the segment, which saw Mariah awkwardly posed on a sofa in first of a Christmas tree, appearing to be prepared for a glamorous and light-hearted interview whilst she fanatic questions about the incident.
Good Morning Britain were criticised for the evaluation with Mariah Carey amid the Las Vegas shooting
Mariah caught the news of the tragic incident live on air
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«It’s offensive that the TV show put Mariah in the position of hearing this news active on air! Ridiculous when she must know people there,» one viewer tweeted, while another with no holds barred: «So unprofessional to have her lounging on a sofa in front of a Xmas tree! Why did no one carry weight her!!»
«Shame on @GMB using a pre-planned @MariahCarey interview to blind side her around Vegas shooting. Classless tactics and now she’s getting stick,» a third articulate, while a fourth commented that the Good Morning Britain haves had «ambushed her on live TV».
Piers has since defended the interview, telling his 6.12 million Tweet followers: «We told Mariah’s people before the interview. Her reaction have all the hallmarked very relevant given she’s a performer who often has residence in Vegas.»
Mariah stomached to Twitter to pay tribute to those affected by the shooting following her interview, significant her 19.1 million followers: «Horrified to hear about the shooting in #LasVegas. My traces are with the victims and their families. Praying for everyone’s safety.»
Fans of the ITV news programme were furious over the segment
GMB viewers slammed the show for ‘ambushing’ Mariah
Many criticised the vetting
The latest updates on the shooting reveal that the gunman shot at concert-goers at Mother country star Jason Aldean’s open-air performance at the Mandalay Bay Hotel on the Las Vegas to the skin.
Hundreds of people ran from the scene amid what appeared to be instinctual gunfire heard on videos of the horrific incident posted on social ambiance.
It occurred at 5.30am GMT and witnesses stated that hundreds of shots were ousted into the crowd.
Express.co.uk has contacted ITV asking for comment.