Mariah Carey’s holiday classic ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’ has broken three Guinness World Records!




  • Highest-charting holiday (Christmas / New Year) song on the US Hot 100 by a solo artist.
  • Most streamed track on Spotify in 24 hours (female) – over 10.8 million streams last December.
  • Most weeks in the UK singles Top 10 Chart for a Christmas song.




Mariah’s accomplishments will be included in the Guiness World Records 2020 Edition book.  Mariah was honoured during her Christmas show at The Colosseum in Las Vegas.  According to Billboard, The 2019 All I Want For Christmas Is You Tour runs in Las Vegas through Nov. 30 before heading to the East Coast for dates in Atlantic City, Washington D.C., Boston, New York and more.”


In addition, Mariah released her first-ever live performance of ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You.’  It was recorded back in 1994 and inside New York’s The Cathedral of St. John the Divine.  “For the first time ever, fans can relive this historic fundraising event that notably benefited The Fresh Air Fund and Camp Mariah.  The unveiling of the show from The Cathedral of St. John The Divine is a long-anticipated official release of live concert material that has been sought after by fans for many years,” reads the video description.  Watch below.




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