Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Known for her five-octave vocal range, melismatic singing style, and signature use of the whistle register, she is referred to as the "Songbird Supreme" and the "Queen of Christmas". She rose to fame in 1990 with her eponymous debut album, released under the guidance of Columbia Records executive Tommy Mottola, who married her three years later. Carey is the first artist in history to have their first five singles reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100, from "Vision of Love" to "Emotions".
|Full name at birth||
Mariah Angela Carey
|Claim to fame||
Someday (single), Eighteen #1 hits
|Date of birth||
27 March 1969
|Place of birth||
Huntington, Long Island, New York, USA
Singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, entrepreneur, television judge
5' 9" (175 cm)
150 lbs (68.0 kg)
Tattoo on lower back (On Butterfly body says Mrs. Cannon)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Harborfields High School, Greenlawn, NY (1987)
Florida Atlantic University
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