Throwbacks

Mariah Carey’s ‘Open Arms’

Released: December 5th, 1995

‘Open Arms’ was originally released by Journey in 1982, and Mariah Carey covered the song for her ‘Daydream’ album in 1995.

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Mariah’s single release saw its greatest success in the UK, where it peaked at #4, selling over 100,000 copies.

The song was also a Top 10 hit in New Zealand, and Ireland.

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The music video for the song was taken from a Madison Square Garden live performance which was being filmed for a television special, as was the Spanish version of the song, ‘El Amor Que Soñé’.

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The Australian ‘Open Arms’ single exclusively included a B-Side called ‘Slipping Away’, which later appeared on North American releases of ‘Always Be My Baby’ the following year.

‘Open Arms’ music video:

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