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A Brief Biography of Mariah Carey
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Who is Mariah Carey?
Mariah Carey is a pop singer from the United States who is known for her incredible vocal range. She was one of the most popular female artists in the 1990s and has maintained her popularity ever since.
Early life of Mariah Carey
Alfred Roy Carey and Patricia Carey gave birth to Carey on March 27, 1970, in Huntington, Long Island, New York. Morgan, her brother, and Alison, her sister, are her elder siblings. When Carey was three years old, her parents split. She astounded her mother when she imitated her operatic singing at the age of two, and she began taking singing lessons at the age of four. Carey eventually developed a five-octave range in his voice.
After doing her graduation from HarborFields High School in Green Lawn, New York, Mariah moved to Manhattan. There she worked as a waitress and a coat check lady. During her stay in Manhattan, she continued her studies for cosmetology and used to create songs at night.
She excelled in the arts, such as music and writing, during her primary school years. Carey began writing poetry and songs as a student at Green lawn, New York's Harbor fields High School, where' she graduated in 1987.
Weight, Height and Body Measurement
Once a person gets famous and becomes popular, people become curious about their weight and height. Therefore, we have mentioned such information here. Maria’s height is five feet and nine inches or you can say 1.73m. Whereas her weight is 145 pounds which is equal to 65 kg. Try this tool for pounds to kg conversion.
Mariah’s Personal Life
Carey married Mottle in a lavish wedding at Manhattan's St. Thomas Episcopal Church in June 1993. In 1998, the couple divorced. Carey next dated Latin artist Luis Miguel for three years, but their romance ended in the summer of 2001, according to reports. After appearing in her music video for "Bye Bye," Carey began dating rapper/actor Nick Cannon.
The pair married in a private ceremony in the Bahamas on April 30, 2008, after dating for less than two months. Moroccan and Monroe, twins, were born to Carey and Cannon in 2011. After six years of marriage, the couple announced their separation in August 2014, and their divorce was completed in 2016.
Carey married Australian businessman James Packer in New York City in January 2016, but the pair announced their breakup in October of that year. Carey began a relationship with backup dancer Bryan Tanaka, who was also featured in her reality program Mariah's World, after her engagement with Packer ended.
Professional Career of Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey has gone from a little-known vocalist to one of music's biggest superstars since releasing her chart-topping self-titled first album in 1990. She's also become known as the "Queen of Christmas," owing to the massive popularity of her smash single "All I Want for Christmas Is You," released in 1994.
To commemorate "Mariah Carey's Magical Christmas Special," a star-studded new holiday spectacular that premiered on Apple TV+ on Dec. 4, 2020, and its accompanying music, which premiered on Apple Music the same day.
Famous Songs of Mariah Carey
Mariah’s famous songs that helped her get recognized are as follows:
All I want for Christmas is you.
I don’t wanna cry.
I’ll be there.