CHRISTMAS – Mariah Carey: queen of Christmas with other stars


Few music stars are reluctant to sing to the Christmas. Otis Redding, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Elvis Presley, Ella Fitzgerald are classics in a never-ending list of hits of christmas, which also includes Bob Dylan and John Lennon, or pop stars like George Michael, Celine Dion, Justin Bieber or Ariana Grande.

Among latinos, Jose Feliciano, Luis Miguel, Gloria Estefan or Raphael occupy a prominent place.

This year we will have to take a special note to Mariah Carey. The self-proclaimed “Queen of Christmas” managed to place number 1 on the Hot 100 by its famous hit christmas ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’.

This is the first time that the song premiered 25 years ago to reach the number 1. The highest that it had reached on the list was number 3.

It is now a classic of the holiday season. The theme was first released in 1994 on the album “Merry Christmas”. The american singer was 24 years old when you recorded it (now 4 years old).

‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ was featured in the movie “Love Actually” and is used as the official anthem of the release of Carey in the christmas season each year. Ariana Grande and CeeLo Green have done versions of the song.

To date, Carey has earned more than $ 60 million in royalties for the topic, published by the website of CNN in Spanish.



‘White Christmas’, the american artist Bing Crosby is the song of Christmas the more successful of the story, and has been covered by Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Ella Fitzgerald, Bob Marley or Lady Gaga.