Mariah Carey's X-Factor Secret Spoiled By Hurricane Irene
Sources connected to the show tell us Mariah is in New York and was supposed to fly to meet Simon at a secret location to begin taping a special segment for the show in the last few days.
Cowell has stated in the past that Mariah has an important role on the show -- but he's not revealing any details.
Sources tell us ... producers are trying to figure out another way to get the footage they need for the show ... but so far, nothing is in the can. more on this story