The Mariah Carey Barbie Doll arrives just in time for Christmas

Barbie celebrates the Christmas season with a new Mariah Carey Holiday Doll

Mariah Carey Barbie Doll

Thanks to her chart-topping holiday song All I Want for Christmas Is You, Mariah Carey is known as one of the popular Christmas icons today.  So it isn’t surprising that the leading toy brand Mattel is celebrating the 2023 holiday season with a new Barbie doll in her likeness.

What does the Mariah Carey Barbie Doll look like?

Mariah Carey Barbie Doll - full shot
Mariah Carey Barbie Doll – full shot

The Mariah Carey Barbie Doll captures the incredible vocalist’s signature flair and dazzling style in a festive look. Mariah Carey Barbie rings in the holiday season in a glittery red dress with a ruched overlay and a dramatic hem slit, accompanied by gorgeous curls, sparkly silvery accessories, and matching red heels.

It’s a once-in-a-lifetime dream to have my own Barbie!” said Carey in a statement. “If I could go back and tell my little girl self that one day, I would have a Barbie made in my likeness, I think she would flip out! I hope all collectors and fans everywhere enjoy the holiday season and hopefully the Mariah Barbie will be a wonderful addition to it!”

Mariah Carey Barbie Doll - close-up shot
Mariah Carey Barbie Doll – close-up shot

When is the release date of Barbie’s Mariah Carey Doll?

Starting today, November 17th, the Mariah Carey Barbie Doll is available for purchase at Mattel Shop for $75 each. The release of the doll comes just two days after the singer kicked off her latest tour, Merry Christmas One and All!

The Mariah Carey Barbie Doll with its box packaging
The Mariah Carey Barbie Doll with its box packaging

Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas Is You

Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You is a modern-day Christmas classic that has become synonymous with the holiday season. It was written and produced by Carey in collaboration with Walter Afanasieff. The song was released on October 29th, 1994, as the lead single from her fourth studio album and first holiday album, Merry Christmas.

The song is a festive and upbeat track featuring Carey’s powerful vocals and a catchy melody that combines elements of pop, R&B, and soul. The song was originally intended to be a demo track, but it quickly became a favorite among Carey’s record label executives. Over the years, the song has consistently re-entered the charts during the holiday season, and it has been covered by numerous artists, including Justin Bieber, Michael Bublé, and Kelly Clarkson.

All I Want for Christmas Is You has become a staple of holiday playlists and is often played on radio stations and in public spaces during the Christmas season, helping it to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify in December 2021.

Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You (Official Video)

More about Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. Born on March 27th, 1969, in Huntington, New York, Carey rose to fame in the early 1990s with the release of her self-titled debut album. She is known for her powerful and versatile vocal range, which spans five octaves.

Mariah Carey performing All I Want For Christmas Is You
Mariah Carey performing All I Want For Christmas Is You

Carey began her career as a backup singer and songwriter for other artists before signing with Columbia Records. Her debut album, Mariah Carey (1990), included hits such as Vision of Love and Love Takes Time, earning her critical acclaim and commercial success. Throughout her career, Mariah Carey has been recognized for her contributions to the music industry and her impact on contemporary pop and R&B.

One of the best-selling music artists in the world, Carey has released numerous chart-topping albums and singles. Some of her other well-known songs include Hero, Emotions, Fantasy, One Sweet Day, and We Belong Together. She has won multiple Grammy Awards and holds various records, including the most number-one singles by a solo artist on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

In addition to her music career, Mariah Carey has also ventured into acting, appearing in films such as Precious (2009) and The Butler (2013). Throughout her career, Carey has maintained a significant influence on the music industry and remains a prominent figure in popular culture.

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