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Amazon is also planning a short documentary on the famous song.

 

For years, one song has become a signature hit for not only one artist, but also every Christmas season.

We are talking about Mariah Carey, and the song of course is “All I Want for Christmas.”

Since its release in 1994, “All I Want” has been featured in numerous movies, covered by different artists, and even used by Carey herself to kick off the Holidays.

The singer has now earned $60 million in royalities off of the song.

Now, it has become more popular than ever, according to WJW Fox 8 News Cleveland:

This is the first time the 25-year-old song has hit No. 1. The song’s previous record was No. 3 on the chart.

Carey was only 24 when “All I Want,” and the album it was featured on, “Merry Christmas,” was released.

Here’s the classic, now chart-topper, below:

 

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Article Courtesy of CNN and WJW Fox 8 News Cleveland

First Picture Courtesy of Mat Hayward, Getty Images, and WJW Fox 8 News Cleveland

Second Picture Courtesy of Mat Hayward and Getty Images

Mariah Carey’s Christmas Classic Finally Reaches Number One 25 Years Later!  was originally published on wzakcleveland.com