- Singer, songwriter, record producer, actress
|Real name:||Mariah Angela Carey|
Mariah Carey Height
|How tall is Mariah Carey?||175 cm / 5 ft 9 in|
|Weight|| 66 kg / 146 lbs Comment
|Born:||27 March 1970 Comment |
|How old is Mariah Carey in 2021? / Age: ||51 years
|Where was Mariah Carey born?||Long Island, Huntington, New York, U.S.|
|Nicknames:||The Voice, Mary Poppins, MC, Mimi, Mermaid, Mirage, Songbird|
Mariah Carey Net worth 2021 (estimated)
|How much is Mariah Carey worth?||$520,000,000
|Eyes color:||Dark Brown|
Who is Mariah Carey? / Facts
- Rise to fame - In 1990, she rose to fame with the release of "Vision of Love" from her eponymous debut album
- Debut album - The eponymous album produced four chart-topping singles in the US and began what would become a string of commercially successful albums which solidified the singer as Columbia's highest selling act
- Record breaker - Carey and Boyz II Men spent a record sixteen weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 in 1995–96 with "One Sweet Day," which remains the longest-running number-one song in US chart history
- Divorce - Following a contentious divorce from Sony Music head Tommy Mottola, Carey adopted a new image and traversed towards hip hop with the release of Butterfly (1997)
- Records again - In 1998, she was honored as the world's best-selling recording artist of the 1990s at the World Music Awards and subsequently named the best-selling female artist of the millennium in 2000
- New contract - Carey parted with Columbia in 2000, and signed a record-breaking $100 million recording contract with Virgin Records America
- Breakdown - In the weeks prior to the release of her film Glitter and its accompanying soundtrack in 2001, she suffered a physical and emotional breakdown and was hospitalized for severe exhaustion
- Decline - The project was poorly received and led to a general decline in the singer's career
- New record deal - Carey's recording contract was bought out for $50 million by Virgin and she signed a multi-million dollar deal with Island Records the following year
- Back on track - After a relatively unsuccessful period, she returned to the top of music charts with The Emancipation of Mimi (2005)
- Song of the Decade - The album became the best-selling album in the US and the second best-seller worldwide in 2005 and produced "We Belong Together," which became her most successful single of the 2000s, and was later named "Song of the Decade" by Billboard
- Film - Carey once again ventured into film with a well-received supporting role in Precious (2009), and was awarded the "Breakthrough Performance Award" at the Palm Springs International Film Festival
- Record sales - Throughout her career, Carey has sold more than 200 million records worldwide, making her one of the best-selling music artists of all time
- Top 3 in the US - According to the RIAA, she is the third-best-selling female artist in the United States, with 63.5 million certified albums
- Most no. 1 singles in the US - 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
- 2nd greatest Woman in Music - In 2012, the singer was ranked second on VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Women in Music"
- Awards - Aside from her commercial accomplishments, Carey has won 5 Grammy Awards, 19 World Music Awards, 11 American Music Awards, and 14 Billboard Music Awards and has been consistently credited with inspiring a generation of singers
- Referred to as the "songbird supreme" by the Guinness World Records, she is famed for her five-octave vocal range, power, melismatic style and signature use of the whistle register
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Harborfields High School in Greenlawn, New York and Florida Atlantic University.
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Last update: 04 January 2017
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