Despite the holiday season doesn’t officially start until you hear Mariah Carey’s everlasting holiday song “All I Want for Christmas is You.” is the gift that keeps on giving. The song is heard in commercials, on the radio and TV, in the store while you’re Christmas shopping, in the elevator, in the waiting room. The 1994 Christmas jingle hit has made over $60 million in royalties, according to Forbes, as it reaches back onto the charts this season, Mariah Carey just break a Guinness World Record.
Guinness released on Friday November 29, that “All I Want For Christmas is You” is the best holiday song by a solo artist. It’s become the most streamed track on Spotify in a 24-hour time period, and has spent more weeks on the British singles chart than any other Christmas song. The song that’s celebrating its 25th anniversary recently jumped back up onto the charts reaching No. 37 on the US Top Songs chart and No. 56 globally.
Mariah Carey is proud of breaking a world record as one of her achievements.