The american singer, Mariah Carey, which marked a time of pop vocal next to Whitney Houston and became the artist female best-selling in the 90’s, meets this Friday, 27 march 2020 50 years converted into the megadiva international.
Born in the midst of a family multiculturalfather with ancestry venezuelan and mother irish, Carey not had a childhood easy. Endured many racist attacks while living in Huntington, a people of the State of New York, and the separation of their parents, which led her to leave entering in the world of the music for shelter your environment.
Supported by his mother and his brother decided to leave to New York to pursue its dream be singer. After working in several places to be able to pay the rentalwas in 1988, when his life gave a spin of 180 degrees about the music producer Tommy Mottolapresident Columbia Records and who was to become her future husband.
Of the hand of MottolaCarey published in 1990 your disk debut self-titled ‘Mariah Carey’ with which the singer began to win public support to get the number one of the main music lists of the country. Soon the album would become the best-selling album in United States and, the songs Vision of love, Love takes times, Someday and I don’t wanna cry came to be the number one Billboard Hot 100.
With the success of their later albums, ‘Emotions‘(1991) and ‘Music Box‘(1993), the artist american succeeded in establishing itself as the singer with the highest number of sales in the country to reach close to 140 million copies sold.
In 1995, Carey made history with the simple that he wrote with Boyz II Men, One sweet day, beating the record to stay in the number one of the list Billboard Hot 100 after 16 weeks in the podium.
But if there is a song that has marked a before and an after in his musical career was All I want for Christmas is youof your disk over christmas, ‘Merry Christmas’. From there, the young man left from being known as Mariah Carey to pass to be ‘Queen of Christmas’.
Twenty-five years after its launchthis christmas song has reached the top of the list of simple more sold in United States published by the music magazine Billboard. With the message “We did it”, we get it, the artist celebrated the news by Twitter the past December.
In spite of everything, the music it was not enough to Carey; she wanted to be artistwith capital letters, so in 2001, he decided to make the jump to the film world starring in the film ‘Glitter’ director Vondie Curtis-Hall.
But it was the film ‘Precious’ (Lee Daniels, 2009) which earned him the award best interpretation women in the International Film Festival Palm Springs and the nominations in the Black Real Awards (organized by the Foundation of african Americans in the Film) and in the NAACP Imagine Adwards (Association for the Advancement of People of Color in the Film).
Considered one of the female voices more important to the story, has received numerous awards the length and width of your musical career. Among them 5 awards Grammys, 21 World Music Awards, 11 American Music Awards and 14 Billboard Music Awards.
Far from thinking of retiring, Carey 50 years prepares a benefit concert next to Billie Eilish and Tim McGraw from his home, whose money will go to combat spread the coronavirus, pandemic that plagues all the b.
In addition, it is immersed in the launch of their memories, whose title will be ‘I had a vision of love’ in tribute the song of 1990 that catapulted him to the fame.