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Cashing In! Mariah Carey’s Backup Dancer BF Bryan Tanaka Paid $10K A Week Salary!

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Mariah Carey’s boyfriend Bryan Tanaka sure does have it made! has exclusively learned that Tanaka, 35, who used to be one of Carey’s backup dancers, “is paid $10,000 a week salary!"

“Bryan used to get paid $12,000 a week, but after Mariah changed management his salary was lowered to $10,000 a week,” the source said, adding that Tanaka’s official job title is “creative director!”

“He loves to go shopping on her dime and is constantly telling her to buy him this or buy him that. Of course she complies because she only likes her man to look his best and thinks that he should never wear anything that is not designer.”

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But it gets even better! According to the Carey confidante, “Mariah calls Bryan her tiger and he must only refer to her as Queen Tigress.”

Snitched the source: “Everything that Mariah buys him is tiger themed. He has gotten tiger themed Balmain jackets and Gucci jackets.”

“They send tiger love emojis to each other non-stop and they are constantly growling at each other, as if they were real tigers,” the source told

Bryan Tanaka

“Mariah loves being his Queen Tigress and the two of them get into some really nasty tiger roleplay.”

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