25th Anniversary of ‘Endless Love’ by Luther Vandross & Mariah Carey

On this day in 1994, Luther Vandross and Mariah Carey released their version of ‘Endless Love’, originally recorded by Lionel Richie and Diana Ross.


In New Zealand, the song spent 5 weeks at #1.


In the US, the single peaked at #2 on Billboard’s Hot 100, behind Boyz II Men’s ‘I’ll Make Love To You’, and also peaked at #2 in Australia, behind Kylie Minogue’s ‘Confide In Me’.


It was Luther ‘s biggest commercial success of his career.


Mariah performed ‘Endless Love’ earlier this year for the first time since 1994, with Trey Lorenz, at Royal Albert Hall where she had performed it with Luther.


Notable Chart Positions:

  • Australia: #2
  • Canada: #6
  • France: #12
  • Germany: #14
  • Iceland: #5
  • Ireland: #4
  • Italy: #8
  • New Zealand: #1
  • Norway: #6
  • Scotland: #6
  • Sweden: #10
  • Switzerland: #6
  • UK: #3
  • US: #2

Music Video:

Live Performance at Royal Albert Hall:

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