|Mariah with hubby Nick in hospital (Picture: Mariah Carey)|
It seems that the start of 2012 is not treating singer Mariah Carey that well. She has asked fans to "pray" for her husband Nick Cannon, who has been hospitalised with kidney failure, reports Music-news.com. The star Tweeted from her husband's bedside as he recovered in Aspen, Colorado. She described the condition as mild, but asked her followers to keep Nick in their thoughts. 'We're doing OK but we're 'straaaaaanded in Aspen'. The truth is as long as we're together, we're OK,' she wrote on her blog. 'I'm not trying to make light out of the situation because it's a serious moment that's very tough on all of us so please keep us and our family in your prayers (sic).'She revealed that hospital staff had told her visiting hours were over, but she refused to leave her husband's bedside. 'We're trying to be as festive as possible under the circumstances but please keep Nick in your thoughts because this is very painful,' she typed. 'They tried to kick me out of the hospital but here I am pon de bed with Mr. C (sic).' Nick and Mariah have two children together. She gave birth to fraternal twins Monroe and Moroccan in April last year.