26th Anniversary of Mariah Carey’s ‘Music Box’ album

Today marks the 26th anniversary of Mariah Carey’s timeless ‘Music Box’ album.


‘Music Box’ was a #1 album in 14 countries and is one of the best-selling albums in history, with reportedly over 30 million copies sold.


The singles from the album included worldwide hits, ‘Dreamlover’, ‘Hero’, ‘Without You’, and ‘Anytime You Need a Friend’.


In the US, the album was certified Diamond and was #1 for 8 weeks. It was also #1 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

In Australia, the album was certified 12x Platinum. It spent a total of 18 weeks at #1 throughout 1994, and was also #1 on that year’s ARIA End of Year chart.


Chart Positions:

  • Australia: #1
  • Austria: #1
  • Belgium: #1
  • Canada: #2
  • Denmark: #1
  • Finland: #1
  • France: #1
  • Germany: #1
  • Ireland: #1
  • Japan: #2
  • Netherlands: #1
  • New Zealand: #2
  • Norway: #2
  • Portugal: #1
  • Scotland: #1
  • South Africa: #2
  • Spain: #2
  • Switzerland: #1
  • UK: #1
  • US: #1

Head to for details and tickets for Mariah’s Caesars Palace residency in Las Vegas.

Music Videos



Without You

Anytime You Need a Friend

Anytime You Need a Friend (Remix)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: