[93], On November 24, 2019, the song won three records in Guinness World Records for one of the best-selling and most recognizable Christmas songs, most streamed song on Spotify in 24 hours (female) (10,819,009 streams in December 2018) and most weeks in the UK singles Top 10 chart for a Christmas song (20) titles. [3] The following year, it also topped the charts in the United Kingdom for the first time, becoming Carey's first number one on the UK Singles Chart in 20 years. What a sight to see, are you there to guide me? If you’re alone at Christmas and are feeling overwhelmed there are a number of services that you can reach out to. Official music video for the Make My Wish Come True edition of "All I Want For Christmas Is You" by Mariah Carey. However the story is cute. When a family visits Grandma's house on Christmas Eve, they leave their dog at home alone. It rejects the idea of love in general in favor of love in particular, simultaneously defying and defining pop-music conventions. "[8], Lyrically, the song describes the singer not caring about the usual commercial aspect of the holiday season such as ornamental lights, trees, snow and presents, as long as they are with their lover for Christmas. 6 on the Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary and at No. [29] "All I Want For Christmas Is You" subsequently rose to No. [87], "All I Want for Christmas Is You" has charted every holiday season since its original release. And then we started singing and playing around with this rock 'n' roll boogie song, which immediately came out to be the nucleus of what would end up being 'All I Want For Christmas Is You.' "[19], On December 25, 2018, the song set the single-day record for the most Spotify streams, with 10.82 million plays. Other versions and covers. )", CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (, All I Want for Christmas Is You (disambiguation), The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late), Recording Industry Association of America, held out of the coveted "Christmas No. 1,103,374 views, added to favorites 3,078 times. [18] Steve Morse, editor of The Boston Globe, wrote that Carey sang with a lot of soul. [33] With the end of the holiday season, the song broke yet another record the following week by becoming the first song to fall completely off the chart from No. MTV's Kyle Anderson wrote that "it's difficult to improve perfection," but that the remix "does dress up the song in a disco thump that should make your office Christmas party 28 percent funkier than it was last year. The song topped the Billboard Hot Digital Songs chart in December 2005, but it was unable to attain a new peak on the Billboard Hot 100 chart because it was considered a recurrent single and was thus ineligible for chart re-entry. After another breakup, she begins to wonder if she'll ever find true love of her own. Click the links below to see the lyrics for each song. [95] Rolling Stone ranked it fourth on its Greatest Rock and Roll Christmas Songs list, calling it a "holiday standard. 'I don't want a lot for Christmas.' [82] The video begins with Carey placing holiday ornaments on a Christmas tree and frolicking through the snowy mountainside. Tuning: E A D G B E. Key: G. Author sumworldmyworld [a] 53. You did something wrong? I am fare about these films.All I Want For Christmas Is You (also known as Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You) is a 2017 direct-to-video computer-animated Christmas film based on the song by Mariah Carey and the book by Carey herself and Colleen Madden. 3 on the chart dated January 5, 2019, becoming the second holiday track to reach its top 5 after "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" by David Seville and the Chipmunks peaked at No. 1. This video was also directed by Carey. "[17] The A.V. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. The film stars the voices of Mariah Carey, Breanna Yde, and Henry Winkler.Young Mariah (Breanna Yde) desperately wants a puppy for Christmas, but her parents are not convinced that she should have one. Titled "All I Want for Christmas Is You (Extra Festive)", the new version featured re-recorded vocals, softer bell ringing and stronger drumming, and an orchestral introduction that replaced the slow vocal introduction. [77] Additionally, Carey performed the song alongside "Oh Santa!" Read about All alone for Christmas by Theme from Home Alone and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. I've sung Christmas songs since I was a little girl. On the week ending December 10, 2011, Christmas rose to No. A talented singer forms a musical group and challenges her rivals to a competition on Christmas Eve. [52] It topped the UK Singles Chart for the first time ever on December 11, 2020 – for the week ending date December 17, 2020 – 26 years after its initial release. It shows us what "The Christmas Season is Really About" it doesn't preach.. "It shows and not tells". Christmas is a time of material and affection-based excess, yet the song is narrowly focused on just one thing: getting to be with a specific person; you. A sample of the song's chorus and various computerized programming, instruments and background vocals. This rule lapsed in 1998, however, allowing the song to chart on the Billboard Hot 100 (peaking at No. Astonished to find the Beast (Robbie Benson) has a deep-seeded hatred for the Christmas season, Belle (Paige O'Hara) endeavors to change his mind on the matter. [92] As of December 2019, the song has earned more than $2 million in royalties since it was first added to Spotify. [80] In 2020, Carey re-recorded and performed the song on her Christmas special. The third and final original song the pair planned to write was to be centered and inspired and in the vein of a "Phil Spector, old rock 'n roll, sixties-sounding Christmas song". In general, there are three ways to cope with being alone at Christmas. As the citizens of Whoville prepare to welcome the holidays, the ... See full summary ». "[23], Shona Craven of Scotland's The Herald, said, "[it's] a song of optimism and joy that maybe, just maybe, hints at the real meaning of Christmas. The song was covered by Michael Bublé and was released on November 16, 2011 as the lead single from his Christmas album. With Harley Jane Kozak, Jamey Sheridan, Ethan Embry, Kevin Nealon. 3 Hot 100 peak on the chart dated December 14, 2019. [30] It returned to its No. Get a sneak peek of the new version of this page. 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Read about All Alone On Christmas by Home Alone Soundtrack and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. With Mariah Carey, Breanna Yde, Henry Winkler, Laya DeLeon Hayes. All I Want for Christmas Is You 1 holiday song of the decade in the United Kingdom. "[90] Time writer Cady Lang stated that there are multiple reasons for the song's popularity, the first being the "powerhouse vocals of the beloved elusive chanteuse. First, you can address your mental state and how it is contributing to your loneliness. It wasn't a known science at all back then, and there was nobody who did new, big Christmas songs. The mix laid the original 1994 vocals over new electronic instrumentation. "[24], In his review for Carey's Merry Christmas II You, Thomas Connor from the Chicago Sun-Times called the song "a simple, well-crafted chestnut and one of the last great additions to the Christmas pop canon". The story centers around a girl and a dog and you can't help but loving that little dog.This Christmas film would not complete without a message and that is what the film does right. For instance When "It's a POSITIVE" chances are that the reviewer was involved with the production. 6 on the Japan Hot 100. [13][14][15] By early August, Carey already had two original songs written alongside Afanasieff: the "sad and ballad-y" "Miss You Most (At Christmas Time)" and the "Gospel-tinged and religious" "Jesus Born on This Day". I think that's what gives it that timeless, classic quality. and "Christmas Time Is in the Air Again". Star light, shine bright. I don’t care, I’m getting toasted. [14], Slate's Adam Ragusea counts "at least 13 distinct chords at work, resulting in a sumptuously chromatic melody. In doing so, Carey felt she could capture the essence and spirit of what she was singing and make her vocal performance and delivery more emotive and authentic. Christmas Star, you spin your strands of silver. [43], In the United Kingdom, the song entered the UK Singles Chart at number 5 during the week of December 10, 1994. Carey began decorating the home she then shared with Mottola in upstate New York (which also came equipped with a personal recording studio) with Christmas ornaments and other holiday-inspired trinkets. Carey's then-husband Tommy Mottola makes a cameo as Santa Claus, bringing Carey a gift and leaving on a red sleigh. Directed by Guy Vasilovich. [97], Carey released a children's book based on "All I Want for Christmas Is You" on November 10, 2015,[98] which went on to sell over 750,000 copies. Christmas Song Lyrics. () (FAMILY GRUMBLING) Where are my golf balls? [14], "All I Want for Christmas Is You" is played at an original tempo of 150.162 beats per minute. In addition to this, she performed "Oh Santa!" [99] On March 21, 2017, Carey announced via her Twitter account that a film based on "All I Want for Christmas Is You" was in development. There are two edits to this version of the video. Great. It features cartoon cameo appearances by Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Bow Wow, Luis Miguel (Carey's boyfriend at the time), Carey's dog Jack, and Santa Claus. [70] Steven J. Horowitz from Rap-Up wrote that the new version "sound[ed] just as enjoyable as it did in 1994. Difficulty: intermediate. One year after Kevin McCallister was left home alone and had to defeat a pair of bumbling burglars, he accidentally finds himself stranded in New York City - and the same criminals are not far behind. [7], Following the success of her 1993 album Music Box, Carey and her management at Columbia Records began devising ideas and strategies for subsequent projects. So what are you doing alone on Christmas Eve? Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. [72] Dan Hancox, editor of The National, also felt the new version was unnecessary. This FAQ is empty. "[25] Caryn Ganz from Rolling Stone agreed, writing that it was "hard to figure out what's 'extra festive'" about the new version. 12 on the Hot 100 Airplay chart. 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