Mariah Carey is an accomplished songwriter and has written or co-written most of her hit songs, including "Vision of Love."
Before becoming a successful musician, Mariah Carey worked as a waitress and coat check girl in New York City.
Mariah Carey is of mixed heritage, with an Irish-American mother and an African American and Venezuelan father.
Mariah Carey's favorite color is pink, and she often incorporates it into her stage costumes and outfits.
Mariah Carey is a huge fan of Christmas and has released multiple holiday albums throughout her career.
Mariah Carey is a Guinness World Record holder for having the most number-one singles by a solo artist.
Mariah Carey is a philanthropist and has been involved raising funds for children's hospitals and disaster relief efforts.
Mariah Carey is a talented pianist and often incorporates her piano playing into her live shows.
Mariah Carey has a love for butterflies and has incorporated them into her music and stage performances.