Mariah Carey to release anniversary edition of 'Merry Christmas' album

Wade Sheridan

Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Mariah Carey announced on Instagram Monday that she will be releasing a 25th anniversary edition of her hit holiday album Merry Christmas on Nov. 1.

The anniversary edition will come with two CD's and feature the original album, a bonus disc of remixes, unreleased live tracks from Carey's 1994 performance at St. John the Divine, a new rendition of "Sugar Plum Fairy," photos, a note from Carey and Christmas decorations.


Merry Christmas, released in 1994, famously features Carey's hit song "All I Want for Christmas Is You." The track is the most downloaded holiday single of all time.

The 49-year-old made the announcement on Instagram with a video of herself talking about the release while writing on a mirror using lipstick.

Carey received the Icon Award during the 2019 Billboard Music Awards in May.

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