Mariah Carey‘s Christmas traditional ‘All I Need For Christmas Is You’ might have been launched over 25 years in the past, however that does not imply folks aren’t nonetheless listening to it.
The truth is, this Christmas the 1994 single set a Spotify file for many single-day streams: a whopping 17.223 million.
The 50-year-old diva retweeted the information on Twitter, sharing her thanks with the followers who proceed to stream absolutely the bop of a tune.
“WOW,” she wrote, together with a string of emojis together with hearts, Christmas bushes and snowflakes.
“I do know folks suppose I am making ‘coin’ (lil’ secret: artists make little or no from streams) however the true motive I am sitting right here in astonishment & gratitude is seeing the enjoyment this little tune I wrote brings to folks. THANK YOU & MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!”
Whereas she does point out how little cash artists make from streaming platforms, it has been speculated that her royalties from the tune are round the $100 million mark. Yearly it persistently re-enters the music charts in late December –– in truth, final 12 months it hit the primary spot on the Billboard Sizzling 100 Chart on December 17.
Carey just lately informed Elle that the tune was impressed by her wanting an ideal Christmas as a baby. “I believe it is simply that longing that I had as a baby, that I all the time needed issues to be good for the vacations … They usually by no means had been. It was all the time any individual ruining the second, all the time these dysfunctional relations who got here round and foiled all the pieces.”
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