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Mariah Carey

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Huntington, New York, United States (1990 – present)

Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1970 in Huntington, New York, United States) is an American pop and R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, model and entrepreneur. She made her recording debut in 1990 under the guidance of Columbia Records executive Tommy Mottola, and became the first recording artist to have her first five singles top the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. Following her marriage to Mottola in 1993, a series of hit records established her position as Columbia’s highest-selling act. According to Billboard magazine, she was the most successful artist of the 1990s in the United States.

Following her separation from Mottola in 1997, Carey introduced elements of hip hop into her album work, to much initial success, but her popularity was in decline when she left Columbia in 2001. She signed to Virgin Records but was paid to leave the label the following year after a highly publicized physical and emotional breakdown, as well as the poor reception given to Glitter, her film and soundtrack project. In 2002, Carey signed with Island Records, and after a relatively unsuccessful period, she returned to the top of pop music in 2005.

Carey was named the best-selling female pop artist of the millennium at the 2000 World Music Awards. She has the most number-one singles for a solo artist in the United States next to Diana Ross (eighteen; second artist overall behind The Beatles), where, according to the Recording Industry Association of America, she is the third best-selling female artist and sixteenth overall recording artist. In addition to her commercial accomplishments, Carey has earned five Grammy Awards, and is well-known for her vocal range, power, melismatic style, and use of the whistle register.

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  • marihcarey

    Baby letting goooo ain't easy ♥

    Yesterday 10:39am Reply
  • marihcarey

    Leona Lewis ♥

    Yesterday 10:39am Reply
  • pbmkendall

    Baby it's all in your mind

    29 Sep 2:10pm Reply
  • Rodhina

    eu acho q a falta de divulgação, aliada ao fracasso dos singles/lives/álbum, espanta e tira o interesse dos ouvintes, acabou sendo o primeiro álbum da mariah q passou completamente batido, até mesmo o glitter repercutiu muito em termos de mídia e foi recheado de novidades, clipes e coisas interessantes para os fãs. único ponto positivo é a tour.

    29 Sep 5:17am Reply
  • TheVelvetLucas

    miam ótimo album, rejeitado por muitos kkk sofro [2] Infelizmente as pessoas de atualmente estão acostumadas a ouvir aquilo que está na mídia, faz sucesso e se esqueceram da qualidade (que é algo que não falta no MIAM)

    28 Sep 7:00pm Reply
  • TheVelvetLucas

    MIAM fora dos álbuns principais, A Mariah recebe mais de 200k por semana e assim é deletado, gente isso é boicote last.fm filha da puta.

    28 Sep 6:59pm Reply
  • SweatSugar

    miam ótimo album, rejeitado por muitos kkk sofro

    28 Sep 4:44pm Reply
  • whyperroni

    jlo nos parecidos, linda amizade ♥

    27 Sep 8:09pm Reply
  • whoisigor

    Affz, a voz dessa mulher me encanta. Como pode existir voz tão perfeita assim??!!

    27 Sep 5:58pm Reply
  • Xmatheus

    Mariah <3

    27 Sep 3:05am Reply
  • Lucas_Brigido

    Butterfly <3

    26 Sep 9:01am Reply
  • RuhFernandes

    Migrate [2] Viciando nessa.

    26 Sep 2:35am Reply
  • heeymaath

    Sprung ♥

    26 Sep 2:19am Reply
  • MusiQ3985

    "Meteorite" is lovely.

    25 Sep 1:07am Reply
  • sortstjerne

    There's Got to Be a Way ♥

    24 Sep 11:00pm Reply
  • Britch2

    15 years of Heartbreaker today [5] <3

    24 Sep 3:45pm Reply
  • JaderLost

    Migrate

    24 Sep 4:26am Reply
  • karenlilian

    rainha do universo [4]

    24 Sep 12:17am Reply
  • marihcarey

    All the tracks from Elusive are out from top 15.

    23 Sep 8:44am Reply
  • marihcarey

    15 years of Heartbreaker today [4] <3

    23 Sep 8:44am Reply
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