Mariah Celebrates Her 17th #1 Single
December 22, 2005 at 7:58 AM (PT)
Congrats to ISLAND DEF JAM superstar MARIAH CAREY on her 17th #1 single, "Don't Forget About Us" to tie ELVIS PRESLEY's BILLBOARD HOT 100 chart record.
CAREY, who is on a major roll with her 5x-platinum CD "The Emancipation Of Mimi" has generated 8 Grammy nominations, received three nods at the RADIO MUSIC AWARDS as Artist of the Year/Urban and Rhythmic Radio, in addition to "We Belong Together" winning both Song of the Year/Main Stream Hit Radio and Song of the Year/Urban and Rhythmic Radio.
And, CAREY will be the first live performer on TIMES SQUARE in the 34-year history of ABC TV’s "New Year’s Rockin’ Eve" spectacular, when she takes the stage next SATURDAY night, DECEMBER 31st. The broadcast marks the welcome return of host DICK CLARK to the show he pioneered.