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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $520 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Huntington
Country: United States
BirthDay: 27 March 1970
Sigh: Aries
Height: 1.73 m
Education: Harborfields High School

Mariah Carey was bornon 27 March 1970 in Huntington, American. Mariah Carey is regarded as one of the most prominent singers and songwriters of the 21st century. During a career spanning across 20 years, she has established her name as a vocal virtuoso, who has taken music to greater heights. This songbird possesses a five-octave vocal range and she has the ability to hit notes even beyond the 7th octave, which can even shatter glass. Her use of melisma and the whistle range have continued to awe and inspire artists since the last two decades. Her body of work includes song writing, singing, and production, not to mention the introduction of new sounds with each album. Her music styles range from Motown soul to R&B to Hip Hop and Pop and she can easily glide from a soulful ballad to hip-hop songs with élan. Although, this star had a troubled childhood, suffered emotional breakdowns but, she stood the test of time and emerged successful. Worldwide sales of her dozen studio albums have managed to surpass the 200 million mark, making her one of the most successful recording artists of all time. The passion for music in this immensely talented star is so visible in each of her performances that audiences from across the world respond with unbridled enthusiasm to her singing. To learn more about this true diva, scroll further.


$520 Million


She is currently collaborating with a number of record producers and musicians for her next album, ‘The Art of Letting Go’, which is slated for release in 2013


She wrote and recorded the song, ‘Mesmerized’ for the film, ‘The Paperboy’, in 2012


In 2011, she collaborated with teenage sensation, Justin Bieber for his holiday album, ‘Under the Mistletoe’ and re-recorded her famous song, ‘All I Want for Christmas is You’


In 2010, she released, ‘Merry Christmas II You’, which became a top holiday album in the United States and became the second ‘Christmas’ album to top the ‘R&B/Hip-Hop’ charts as well


After a bad review for her first feature film ‘Glitter’, sceptics lauded her return to films with ‘Precious’, in 2009, in which she played a social worker


Her 2008 album, ‘E=MC2’, brought her back to the top of the pop-music charts in the United States


‘The Emancipation of Mimi’, released in 2005 is largely considered her ‘comeback’ album


In 2002, her ninth album, ‘Charmbracelet’ was released, which received mixed reviews from critics and listeners


In 2001, she starred in ‘Glitter’ as ‘Billie Frank’, a girl who becomes a pop-star over night, after a chance meeting with a DJ


In 1999, she released the triple-platinum album, ‘Rainbow’, under Columbia Records, which was compared to her previous release, ‘Butterfly’, in terms of the pattern of the songs


She introduced ‘breathy vocals’, a new sultry style of singing, with her next album ‘Butterfly’, in 1997, which received positive reviews from both, critics and listeners


‘Daydream’, released in October 1995, explored new avenues with R&B and hip-hop flavours and her signature pop tunes


She dated and married Tommy Mottola while working on her third album ‘Music Box’ in 1993


Her MTV Unplugged version in 1992, awed critics and went on to earn a triple-platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America


‘Emotions’, released in 1991, was a more mature album in terms of the quality of songs and music


Mariah Carey’, her debut album, released in 1990, sold over 15 million copies worldwide and contained four hit singles that charted the ‘Billboard Hot 100’ for weeks


In 1988, Tommy Mottola, Head of Columbia Records, signed her and produced her debut, self-titled album, ‘Mariah Carey’, which contained four No


She finally graduated from Harborfields High School, in 1987

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