Mariah Carey Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Mariah Carey Biography
  • Name: Mariah Carey
  • Age: 48 years old
  • Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer
  • Net Worth: US $520 Million
  • Status: Alive

Mariah Carey is an American pop singer, songwriter and actress. She holds the record for most #1 debuts on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Carey was born to parents Patricia and Alfred Roy on March 27, 1970 in Huntington, New York. She has two siblings, Morgan and Alison. Carey attended Harborfields High School and completed her diploma in 1987. Upon graduation she worked as a waitress in order to cover rent and other expenses.

Carey was signed to Columbia Records by Tommy Mottola in 1988. Her self-titled debut album was released on June 12, 1990 with lead single “Vision of Love”. The album spent 11 consecutive weeks on the Billboard 200 and was certified 9× Platinum by the RIAA. Carey’s third album, Music Box (1993), was a mega hit with upwards of 32 million copies sold worldwide. The album was certified diamond by the RIAA and featured the singles “Dreamlover”, “Hero”, and “Without You”. Carey collaborated with Boyz II Men on the 1995 chart topping single “One Sweet Day”. The song was featured on her fifth album, Daydream. Other notable albums include Emotions (1991), Merry Christmas (1994), and The Emancipation of Mimi (2005).

Carey made her film debut in the 1999 romantic comedy, The Bachelor. In 2001 she starred as “Billie Frank” in the romantic musical drama, Glitter. The film was poorly received and she picked up a Golden Raspberry Award for worst actress. Carey starred opposite Gabourey Sidibe in Lee Daniels’ 2009 drama film, Precious. She won the ‘Breakthrough Performance Award’ in the 2010 Palm Springs International Film Festival. Other film appearances include A Christmas Melody (2015), and the forthcoming The Lego Batman Movie (2017).

Mariah Carey is 5ft 8in tall and has a net worth of $520 million. She was married to first husband ‘Tommy Mottola’ from 1993-1997 and second husband ‘Nick Cannon’ from 2008-2015. She got engaged to billionaire businessman ‘James Packer’ in 2016. Carey has two children from her second marriage, Moroccan and Monroe.

Mariah Carey Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Mariah Carey Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Mariah Carey
  • Birthday: March 27, 1970
  • How Old : Age: 48 years old
  • Place of Birth: Huntington, New York, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 8in (173 cm)
  • Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Music Producer
  • Years Active: 1988-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $520 Million
  • Marriage(s): Tommy Mottola, Nick Cannon
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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