Spotify Marks the 25th Anniversary of Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’

An enhanced album is available exclusive via the streaming service

Mariah Carey’s 'All I Want for Christmas Is You' turns 25 this year Spotify/Mariah Carey

Thanksgiving dinner hasn’t been served yet, but it’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas on Spotify.

Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” turns 25 this year, and the singer and the streaming service are marking that anniversary with Friday’s release of Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You Enhanced Album, exclusively on Spotify.

Carey also starred in this exclusive video for Spotify.


The song has been streamed over 520 million times on Spotify, seeing a 2,000% increase from October through December of last year, with Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, marking the biggest day globally.

“All I Want for Christmas Is You” is streamed the most in the U.S., U.K. and Germany, and the top age group streaming the track is 18 through 24, accounting for 29% of total listening. Those 35 through 44 make up 17%.

The song has been added to more than 12 million playlists and covered over 1,000 times by artists including Michael Bublé, Milos Foreman, Clementine Duo and Fifth Harmony. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.