Guinness World Record has honoured Mariah Carey after her 1994 hit holiday track “All I Want for Christmas Is You” broke
The Guinness World Records Organization took to their website on Monday to announce that the Pop diva had set aside three
world records with her Christmas Classic.
The song broke the record for highest-charting holiday (Christmas/New Year) song on the Billboard U.S. Hot 100 by a solo
artist. The song also set the bar for most-streamed track on Spotify in 24 hours by a female artist, with 10,819,009 streams last
December, as well as the record for most weeks in the U.K. singles Top 10 chart for a Christmas song at 20 weeks.
During her show at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Official adjudicator, Guinness World Records, Michael
Empric presented copies of her pages from the “Guinness World Records 2020 Edition,” along with her record title certificate,
by an official adjudicator from the organization.
Mariah Carey took to Instagram to celebrate her accomplishments. She wrote,
“Thank youso much Guinness World Records for honoring me with three records in the 2020 book!” captioning a photo of herself beaming onstage with the certificate, Empric and her children, 8-year-old twins Monroe and Moroccan.
Michael from @guinnessworldrecords presented me with a certificate on stage, so naturally, I asked him to join us for the #AllIWantForChristmasIsYou finale!” she added.