Mariah Carey: "All I Want For Christmas Is You" is back at the top of the charts


December 16, 2020

Mariah Carey is the "queen" of Christmas.

Mariah Carey's timeless and unrepeatable hit "All I Want For Christmas Is You" returned for the second consecutive year at No. 1 of the Billboard Hot 100.

"All I Want For Christmas Is You" topped the charts for the first time in December 2019, 24 years after its release as part of Carey's "Merry Christmas" (1994) album, while remaining in first place for three weeks.

According to Nielsen Music / MRC Data, "All I Want For Christmas Is You" garnered 31.4 million streams in the United States last week, up 19%, and there were also 7,000 downloads of the song in the US market, rising in order. of 8%.

In addition, the coverage of "All I Want For Christmas Is You" on American radio increased by 11%, as it is estimated that 27.1 million listeners listened to it.
Mariah Carey reacted enthusiastically to the debut of "All I Want For Christmas Is You" and said she "did not expect" the song to return to the top of the Hot 100.

"I really did not expect that at all! "I am sincerely grateful for the timeless success of this song," she wrote in a Twitter message.

"I do not want much for Christmas". I just wish for a little more joy and a little festive spirit for everyone, especially this year. Merry Christmas! With love, MC ", he added.

In the meantime "All I Want For Christmas Is You" returned to No. 1 and in the British charts.

source