Mariah Carey albums

  1. Mariah Carey's 'All I Want for Christmas Is You' Re-Enters, Finally Hits Top 40 On Hot 100

    December 12, 2012 2:20 PM EST Eighteen years after its release, Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" is a top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 at last. With airplay and sales for holiday hits increasing, the track, from Carey's 1994 album "M ...

  2. Chart Moves: Rod Stewart Vs. Michael Buble: A Tale of Two 'Christmas' Albums

    December 07, 2012 1:20 PM EST The Billboard 200: One lone new entry graced the chart this week -- Alicia Keys' "Girl On Fire," which bowed at No. 1 with 159,000 sold. It was the R&B super star's fifth No. 1 on the tally. Two steps below Keys this week i ...

  3. Mariah Carey Releases Three Versions Of First Single

    August 09, 2012 6:50 PM EDT With latest single "Triumphant (Get 'Em)," Mariah Carey is offering something for everyone. During a Def Jam conference call with media on Aug. 2, the singer debuted a hip-hop version of the track featuring Rick Ross and Meek Mill, ...

  4. Mariah Carey Set To Pull In $18 Million As 'American Idol' Judge: Sources

    July 24, 2012 12:17 PM EDT Mariah Carey's status as American Idol's newest star judge will come with a pretty nice paycheck, as sources familiar with the negotiations confirmed she is set to make as much as $18 million for her services. Carey was confirmed as a ju ...

  5. Michael Buble's Cover of Mariah Carey's Christmas Song Tops AC Chart -- Which Mariah's Original Never Did

    November 28, 2011 3:59 PM EST Michael Buble's cover of Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" does what the original never did: it reaches No. 1 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary radio airplay chart. The remake bounds 10-1 in its third week o ...

  6. Randy Jackson Closing in on Deal to Manage Mariah Carey: Report

    November 16, 2011 9:06 AM EST Randy Jackson is adding an A-lister to his dawg pound. The "American Idol" judge is negotiating a deal to manage Mariah Carey's career, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. The duo know each other from their Columbia Records days wh ...

  7. Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' Blasts Into Top 10 of Mainstream Top 40

    February 22, 2011 5:43 PM EST After storming Billboard's Mainstream Top 40 chart last week with the highest plays total for a debuting song in the list's 18-year history, Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" this week becomes one of just eight tracks to reach t ...

  8. Country Albums Rule Top Three On Billboard 200

    November 10, 2010 12:00 AM EST For the first time in three years, the top three selling albums in the U.S. are all country efforts. Taylor Swift's "Speak Now" holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for a second week (320,000; down 69% according to Nielsen SoundScan) ...

  9. Taylor Swift Likely To Top Next Week's Billboard 200

    November 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A familiar face will likely crown the Billboard 200 albums chart next week; all signs point to Taylor Swift's "Speak Now" easily holding for a second week atop the list, with perhaps 350,000 sold by week's end on Nov. 7, accord ...

  10. Album Sales Plummet To Lowest Total In Decades

    June 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bad times just got worse. For the week ending May 30, the U.S. music industry sold a total of 4,984,000 albums, according to Nielsen Soundscan. This figure, which includes new and catalog releases, represents the fewest number of albums sold in on ...

  11. Barbra Streisand Surprises With Ninth No. 1 On Billboard 200

    October 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT While many were focused on a battle between Paramore's "Brand New Eyes" and Mariah Carey's "Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel" for the top slot on the Billboard 200 this week, Barbra Streisand trumps them both. "Love ...

  12. Streisand Surprises With Ninth No. 1 Album

    October 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT While many were focused on what started as a battle for the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200 between Paramore's "Brand New Eyes" and Mariah Carey's "Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel," diva supreme Barbra Streisand trumps ...

  13. Tricky Stewart Opens Doors On Def Jam Imprint

    September 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Producer/songwriter Christopher "Tricky" Stewart has signed a deal with Def Jam/Universal Records for his own RedZone Records imprint. The new record company president and CEO will oversee all aspects of marketing and development as well ...

  14. Black Eyed Peas Hold Top Spot On Hot 100

    August 27, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Black Eyed Peas sit at No. 1 on this week's Hot 100 yet again are with "I Gotta Feeling," extending the group's unprecedented run at the top of the chart to 21 weeks. Elsewhere on the chart, "Down," by Jay Sean fe ...

  15. Mariah Carey's 'Memoirs' Album Pushed Again

    August 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Originally scheduled for an August 25 release date and then September 15, Mariah Carey's upcoming 12th studio album, "Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel," has been delayed yet again. "Memoirs" will now arrive two weeks later on ...

  16. Cyrus Replaces Mariah On 'Today'

    August 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Miley Cyrus will replace Mariah Carey as the season-ending performance of the Toyota-sponsored “Today” show summer concert series, according to a show representative. The schedule change has been attributed to the recent delay of Carey’s upcoming ...

  17. The Monetization of Mimi: Mariah CD To Have Ads

    August 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT As music sales continue to drop like they’re not so hot throughout the industry, Island Def Jam Music Group is jamming on a new business model: integrating brands into artists’ CD booklets. The first deal, created for the Mariah Carey release Memo ...

  18. The-Dream: ''Love King' Will Be My Last Album'

    July 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter The-Dream announced via his Twitter page yesterday (July 23) that his third studio album, "Love King," slated for a late 2009 release, will be his last. "I am engaged and 'Love King' IS going to be my LAS ...

  19. Mariah Carey, Diddy, Lil Wayne Albums Delayed

    July 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Some of the most highly-anticipated albums of the summer have been delayed, including Mariah Carey's "Memoirs of An Imperfect Angel," Sean "Diddy" Combs' "Last Train To Paris" and Lil Wayne's "Rebi ...

  20. April Album Sales Down 'Only' 9%

    May 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.S. album sales were down 9.2% in April 2009 (the five weeks starting March 30 and ending May 3) versus April 2008, according to data at Nielsen SoundScan. The deficit is a big improvement over the 17.9% deficit in March and the 11.5% deficit in ...

  21. Mariah Carey To Release 'Ballads' Compilation

    September 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT An 18-track compilation album of Mariah Carey's love songs, dubbed "Ballads," is scheduled for release in the U.S. and Canada in January from Sony BMG. The album will include classic Carey material like "Hero," "Dream ...

  22. Carey Kicks Off Krush

    August 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Surrounded by thousands of screaming fans, Mariah Carey helped launch the second annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush last night (July 31) with a five-song set at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles. Portions of Carey's brief c ...

  23. Usher Scores Second Best Sales Debut Of '08

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Four years after his "Confessions" rocked the charts, Usher returns to The Billboard 200 at No. 1 with "Here I Stand." With 433,000 U.S. copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan, the LaFace/Zomba album is the second biggest ...

  24. Usher Takes A 'Stand' At No. 1 With 443,000

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT No surprise here: Usher's "Here I Stand" starts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with the year's second-biggest sales week -- 443,000. Only Mariah Carey's "E=MC2" notched a bigger week, when it launched with 463,000 ...

  25. Mariah And Leona Hold While Rest Of Billboard 200 Gets Busy

    April 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey's "E=MC2" holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for a second week (down 61%) while Leona Lewis' "Spirit" stays firm at No. 2, earning a gain after her "American Idol" performance last week ... The ...

  26. Mariah Debuts At No. 1 After Monster First Week

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey earns her sixth No. 1 on The Billboard 200 as her "E=MC2" bows on top. The Island Def Jam set moved 463,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, making it the diva's biggest sales week ever. It's als ...

  27. Mariah's On Fire: Diva Notches Sixth No. 1 Album

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Mariah Carey's "E=MC2" charges in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, giving the singer/songwriter her sixth chart-topping set. With a 463,000 bow, "E=MC2" earns the best sales week for an album this year, Carey� ...

  28. R. Kelly Readying New Album For Summer

    April 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Not even a year since the release of his last studio album, R. Kelly is plotting a summer release for his next project, "12 Play: Fourth Quarter." Kelly made the announcement during his newly released remix of Mariah Carey's hit, &q ...

  29. With Huge First Day, Mariah On Track For No. 1 Debut

    April 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey looks certain to debut at No. 1 on next week's Billboard 200 with "E=MC2," based on massive first-day sales from the nine chains that report to Nielsen SoundScan's Building Chart. Unweighted sales for the Island De ...

  30. Mariah, Madonna Make Billboard Chart History

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Two leading ladies, Mariah Carey and Madonna, leapfrog over Elvis Presley in the Billboard charts record book this week. As expected, Mariah Carey moves past Elvis Presley and into sole possession of second place for most No. 1s in the rock era, a ...

  31. Carey Renews Universal Pub Deal

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has renewed its worldwide administration agreement with five-time Grammy winner Mariah Carey. The long-term deal includes Carey's interest in her catalog as well as future songs. "Mariah Carey is well kno ...

  32. Mariah's New 'Body' Of Work Due April 15

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Mariah Carey has dubbed her next effort "E=MC _," and will release it April 15 via Island/Def Jam. The R&B-leaning first single "Touch My Body" will hit U.S. radio outlets on Feb. 12. The set also features producers Jermain ...

  33. New Janet Jackson Album Due In February

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Janet Jackson's as-yet-untitled debut album for Island Def Jam will be released in February. The artist is also prepping a worldwide tour to promote the follow-up to 2006's "20 Y.O." In addition, Jackson has signed with the Wil ...

  34. Toby Keith's the 'Big Dog' of the Charts

    June 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Toby Keith grabs his third No. 1 on The Billboard 200 as "Big Dog Daddy" enters with 204,000 units. On the Top Country Albums chart, it also bows in the penthouse, giving Keith his fifth country No. 1 ... Other big debuts on The Billboar ...

  35. Mariah Works On 'Mimi' Follow-Up

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey was recently recording in the British Virgin Islands for her upcoming as-yet-untitled album, the follow up to "The Emancipation of Mimi," released in 2005. Bryan Michael-Cox -- who's penned hits for Mary J. Blige and Us ...

  36. Crosstown Signs Rhett Lawrence

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Crosstown Songs has signed a publishing deal with songwriter/producer Rhett Lawrence, acquiring a portion of his catalog and entering an exclusive co-publishing agreement for his future work. Under the deal, Crosstown acquired between 30% and 50% ...

  37. And We're Telling You: 'Dreamgirls' Sings Way To Top

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack to "Dreamgirls" rises to No. 1. It is the first film soundtrack to reach the top (without first debuting there) since 2002. The bad news: It registers the lowest sales total for a No. 1 album since Nielsen SoundScan began ...

  38. Mariah's HK Show Canned

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Management and promoters of Mariah Carey's Oct. 28 gig in Hong Kong are blaming each other after the pop singer's show was canceled on Thursday (Oct. 26). Management and promoters of Mariah Carey's Oct. 28 gig in Hong Kong are blami ...

  39. Mariah Pitches Intel In TV Ad

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST -second spot to air during Grammy broadcast. With eight Grammy nominations, including album of the year and song of the year, Mariah Carey is well poised to walk away with a Grammy or two at tonight's 48th annual Grammy Awards. And while th ...

  40. West Tops Chart For 2nd Week

    September 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Strong second week sales of Kanye West's "Late Registration" and a resurgence by 50 Cent's "The Massacre" deny the latest album by the Rolling Stones the No. 1 slot on The Billboard 200 this week. But Strong second we ...

  41. Staind's 'Chapter V' Makes It Mark At No. 1

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With "Chapter V," modern rock act Staind nets its third consecutive Billboard 200 chart-topper. The Elektra/Atlantic album moved 185,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, to With "Chapter V," modern r ...

  42. 19th 'Now' At The Peak For Second Week

    August 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Comedian Dane Cook debuts at No. 4. The 19th installment of the "Now That's What I Call Music!" hits compilation series, featuring acts like Destiny's Child and Gwen Stefani, remains atop The Billboard 200 for a second consecut ...

  43. Report: Brit Q2 Albums Biz Slips

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Growth in the singles market and a new wave of popularity for British music stateside helped compensate for a small decline in U.K. album shipments, the British Phonographic Industry says in its new t Growth in the singles market and a new wave of ...

  44. Mariah's Album Rules Again

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey has reclaimed The Billboard 200 throne. Her album, "The Emancipation of Mimi" (Island/Def Jam), jumps 3-1 despite a 4% dip to 172,000 U.S. copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It is Mariah Carey has reclaimed The Billboar ...

  45. Thomas Makes Billboard History

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Solo set soars straight to No. 1 Rob Thomas makes Billboard 200 chart history this week with "Something To Be" (Melisma/Atlantic), which debuts at No. 1 with 252,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan. The Matchbox Twenty ...

  46. Mariah Bursts In With 404K

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mudvayne bows at No. 2. Mariah Carey grabs the best opening sales week of her career as her eighth studio album, "The Emancipation of Mimi" (Island/IDJMG), arrives atop The Billboard 200 with 404,000 U.S. copies, according to Nielsen Sou ...

  47. Mariah Bursts In With 404K

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey grabs the best opening sales week of her career as her eighth studio album, "The Emancipation of Mimi" (Island/IDJMG), arrives atop The Billboard 200 with 404,000 U.S. copies, according t Mariah Carey grabs the best opening ...

  48. Moby's 'Hotel' Checks Back Into Euro Top Spot

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moby's "Hotel" (Mute) regains the top spot in its fourth week on the European Top 100 Albums chart. It spent two weeks atop the chart before dropping to No. 2 last week, behind 50 Cent's "The Massacre Moby's "Hot ...

  49. Moby's 'Hotel' Checks Back Into Euro Top Spot

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moby's "Hotel" (Mute) regains the top spot in its fourth week on the European Top 100 Albums chart. It spent two weeks atop the chart before dropping to No. 2 last week, behind 50 Cent's "The Massacre Moby's "Hot ...

  50. Mariah Carey

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Carey's emancipation is drenched in hip-hop and old-school R&B ballads for her most satisfying set since 1997's "Butterfly." Carey's emancipation is drenched in hip-hop and old-school R&B ballads for her most s ...

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