Mariah Carey Reveals Names of Twins

Mariah-CareyMariah Carey and Nick Cannon‘s new bundles of joy are anonymous no more.

Carey announced on her official blog that she and husband Nick have already picked the names for their twins, who were born on Saturday. The singer said her son is named Moroccan Scott Cannon while the daughter is called Monroe Cannon. According to the blog post, Carey and Cannon named their son after the top tier in the singer’s apartment, which is called the Moroccan Room. It was in the same room where Cannon reportedly proposed to Carey. The Scott in Moroccan Scott’s name comes from Nick’s middle name, the statement said.

The daughter, on the other hand, was named after Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe, one of Carey’s foremost inspirations, a rep for the singer said. Monroe Cannon also has no middle name because her mother doesn’t have one, explained the rep.

Carey gave birth to her children at an LA hospital on Saturday, the third anniversary of her marriage to Cannon. The couple renewed their vows the day after the arrival of their son and daughter.