Courtesy Mariah Carey; Inset: Nancy Kaszerman/Zuma
07/11/2012 at 01:00 PM EDT
has a hot new producer working on her new album: her dog, Jill E. Beans.
The pampered pooch
, one of Carey's five Jack Russell terriers, joined the diva in the record studio on Tuesday, giving her new tracks a listen.
"Just finished a long session with Jill e beans," Carey Tweeted
, posting a photo of her dog rocking headphones and checking out a monitor. "She's producing now. Haaaaaa"
Last December, Jill E. Beans made another foray into the music world when she appeared alongside the singer
in a new music video for "All I Want for Christmas Is You." Could singing be far behind?