Artist

Mariah Carey

358 Views
Facebook
Twitter
Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969 or 1970) is an American singer and songwriter. Referred to as the "Songbird Supreme" by the Guinness World Records, she is noted for her five-octave vocal range, power, melismatic style, and signature use of the whistle register. She rose to fame in 1990 after signing to Columbia Records and releasing her eponymous debut album, which topped the US Billboard 200 for 11 consecutive weeks. Soon after, Carey became the first and only artist to have their first five singles reach number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, from "Vision of Love" to "Emotions".

Following her marriage to Sony Music head Tommy Mottola, Carey became the label's highest-selling act with the follow-up albums Music Box (1993), Merry Christmas (1994), and Daydream (1995). These albums spawned some of Carey's most successful singles, including "Hero", "Without You", "All I Want for Christmas Is You", and "One Sweet Day"; the latter became the longest-running U.S. number-one single in history, with a total of 16 weeks. After separating from Mottola, Carey adopted a new image and incorporated more elements of hip hop into her music with the release of Butterfly (1997). Billboard named her the most successful artist of the 1990s in the United States, while the World Music Awards honored her as the world's best-selling recording artist of the 1990s.

After 11 consecutive years charting a Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, Carey parted with Columbia in 2000 and signed a record-breaking $100 million recording contract with Virgin Records. However, following her highly publicized physical and emotional breakdown, as well as the failure of her film Glitter (2001) and its accompanying soundtrack, her contract was bought out for $50 million by Virgin and she signed with Island Records the next year. After a relatively unsuccessful period, she returned to the top of music charts with The Emancipation of Mimi (2005). It became the world's second best-selling album of 2005 and produced "We Belong Together", which made her the only artist to top the Billboard Hot 100 Decade-End chart twice. With the release of "Touch My Body" (2008), Carey gained her 18th number-one single in the United States, more than any other solo artist.

Throughout her career, Carey has sold more than 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time. According to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), she is the third-best-selling female artist in the United States, with 63.5 million certified albums. In 2012, she was ranked second on VH1's list of the 100 Greatest Women in Music. Aside from her commercial accomplishments, Carey has won 5 Grammy Awards, 19 World Music Awards, 10 American Music Awards,[3] and 14 Billboard Music Awards,[4] and has been consistently credited with inspiring generations of singers.
More events
The Frozen City - Ice World Tour
29 Dec 2019 | 04:00 PM
Know More
The Frozen City - Ice World Tour
30 Dec 2019 | 04:00 PM
Know More
The Frozen City - Ice World Tour
23 Dec 2019 | 04:00 PM
Know More
Advertisement
Points of sale
Head There!
Beirut Arrow Arrow
Virgin Megastores - Beirut Souks
Tel +961 1 991565 - 01 999 666 | Pin Get directions
Virgin Megastores City Mall
Tel +961 1 887190 | Pin Get directions
Virgin Megastores ABC Achrafieh
Tel +961 1 217810 | Pin Get directions
Virgin Megastores - City Center
Tel +961 1 285394 | Pin Get directions
Virgin Megastores - ABC Verdun
Tel +961 1 795126 | Pin Get directions
Kesserwan Arrow Arrow
Casino du Liban
Tel +961 9 859 888 / 999 | Pin Get directions
Bookstop - TBO
Tel +961 9 930628 | Pin Get directions
Baakline Arrow Arrow
Hussam Bookshop - TBO
Tel +961 5 30 30 30 | Pin Get directions
North Metn Arrow Arrow
Virgin Megastores ABC Dbayeh
Tel +961 4 524359 | Pin Get directions
North Arrow Arrow
Daleel Akkar - TBO
Tel +961 6 695 618 | Pin Get directions
Ticketing Box-Office (Dar El-Chimal)
Tel +961 6.411311 | Pin Get directions
South Arrow Arrow
Al Ittihad Book Shop - TBO
Tel +961 7 720251 | Pin Get directions
Boudi Discotheque - TBO
Tel +961 7 752443 | Pin Get directions
Daher Travel
Tel 961 7 768267 | Pin Get directions
Mount Lebanon Arrow Arrow
Bekaa Arrow Arrow
Chtaura Park Hotel
Tel +961 8 540011 | Pin Get directions
2019
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
Previous September Next
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
01
02
03
04
05
06
07
08
09
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
Sunday
September 01,2019
Melhem Zein & Mohamad Khairy
08:30 PM | kartaba
KNOW MORE
Transportation Kartaba-Melhem Zein&Mohammad Khairy
12:00 AM | Treansportation Kartaba
KNOW MORE
Monday
September 09,2019
Lebanon Latin Festival 2019
06:00 PM | From 4th till 9th September 2019 | Edde Sands
KNOW MORE
Saturday
September 14,2019
Bkassine Festival 2019
08:30 PM | Bkassine Village
KNOW MORE
Transportation For Bkassine Festival
12:00 AM | Transportation Bkassine
KNOW MORE
Wednesday
September 18,2019
BAF - BDF VIP Day
06:00 PM | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
Thursday
September 19,2019
BAF - BDF 1 Day Pass
03:00 PM | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
Friday
September 20,2019
BAF - BDF 1 Day Pass
03:00 PM | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
Saturday
September 21,2019
BAF - BDF 1 Day Pass
12:00 PM | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
Sunday
September 22,2019
BAF - BDF 1 Day Pass
12:00 PM | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
BAF - BDF 4 Days Pass
19&20(6till8PM)-21&22(12till8PM) | Seaside Arena
KNOW MORE
No Events!
Media Gallery
Previous Previous
Next Next
THE FROZEN CITY - ICE WORLD TOUR
Friday Dec 06,2019
View this event
Moscow Ballet La Classique
Friday Nov 01,2019
View this event
Souad Massi
Tuesday Oct 08,2019
View this event
Advertisement
STRAIGHT FROM THE SOURCE. DIRECT TO YOUR NEWSFEED BE THE FIRST TO GET EXCLUSIVE UPDATES