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Mariah Carey Biography, Age, Height, Husband, Children, Affair, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 21, 2021

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Short Biography

Mariah Carey was born on 27-03-1970 in Huntington in the state of New York, United States. She is an American Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Film Actress, Musician, Music Video Director, Arranger, Recording Artist, Voice Artist, Television Actress & Entrepreneur.

Mariah Carey Complete Bio & Career

Carey is known as one of the top "pop divas" of the 1990s, having sold more than 80 million albums worldwide. Her voice spans more than five octaves and she writes most of her own music.
Carey's parents divorced when she was 3 years old. She stunned her mother by imitating her operatic singing as early as age two and was given singing lessons starting at age four. After graduating in 1987 from Harborfields High School in Greenlawn, New York, Carey moved to Manhattan where she worked as a waitress, coat check girl, and studied cosmetology while writing songs and actively pursuing a music career at night.
Carey has sold around 160 million albums worldwide. She is the third best-selling female artist of all time, according to the Recording Industry Association of America. With 2008’s Touch My Body (from her eleventh studio album E=MC²), Carey passed Elvis Presley to become second only to the Beatles for the most No. 1 hit singles in the United States.
Outside of her music career, Carey is active in fundraising for The Fresh Air Fund, a nonprofit agency that provides free summer vacations to disadvantaged children in New York City.

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Mariah Carey Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to an aeronautical engineer father Alfred Roy Carey and opera singer mother Patricia Carey. He has an elder sister named Alison Carey and an elder brother named Morgan Carey. On 05-06-1993, she married an author/music producer Tommy Mottola. Together the couple has no child and got divorced on 05-03-1998. She remarried the American comedian/rapper Nick Cannon on 30-04-2008. Together the couple is blessed with twins on 30-04-2011 including a son Moroccan Scott Cannon and a daughter Monroe Cannon. On 02-11-2016, the couple got divorced.

Life's Important Dates Of Mariah Carey

Body Measurements

Breast Size 38
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 38-26-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Ash Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Huntington, New York, United States
Nationality American
Religion Episcopalian
Address Beverly Hills, California, United States
School Harborfields High School, Greenlawn, New York
College N/A
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Singing, Swimming, Jogging on the Beach & Travelling
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Single - Vision of Love (1990)
Album - Mariah Carey (1990-1991)
Hollywood - The Bachelor (1999)
Best Movies The Bachelor (1999), The Butler (2013), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016) among others
Best Friends Jermaine Dupri
Salary $18 Million
Net Worth $520 Million
Official Website http://www.mariahcarey.com


Car Collections Porsche Cayenne SUV, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Rolls Royce Drophead Coupe, Maybach 62 S, Mercedes-Benz SLK


Favorite Color Pink
Favorite Sport Basketball
Favorite Actor Will Smith
Favorite Song Vision of Love
Favorite Place Capri (Island in Italy), Puerto Rico, Rome, New York
Favorite Dress Mini Dresses, Airplane Outfits
Favorite Food Pizza, Thai Cuisine

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Mariah Carey

  • Mariah is widely known for her Melisma type of singing style.
  • Carey has a huge fan following on Social media. Her Instagram account has more than 10 M followers.
  • She is also a social activist who worked for Fresh Air Fund and to provide career opportunities to unemployed youth.
  • In 2020, She raised the fund for the treatment of people suffering from COVID-19 complications.
  • In 2020, she released her biography named '' What's the meaning of Mariah Carey''.

Mariah Carey Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

54 years, 3months, 25 days old age Mariah Carey will turn 55 on 27 March, 2025. Only 8 months, 4 days, 5 hours,42 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Mariah Carey has celebrated the total number of 54 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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