MARIAH CAREY SIGNED TO EPIC RECORDS BY ANTONIO “L.A.” REID
MARIAH CAREY #1 TO INFINITY IS RELEASED ON MAY 18TH
“INFINITY” BRAND NEW SINGLE TO BE RELEASED ON APRIL 27th
HEADLINING RESIDENCY AT THE COLOSSEUM AT CAESARS PALACE IN LAS VEGAS KICKS OFF MAY 6th
(April 13, 2015 – London) – Multi-platinum global superstar Mariah Carey has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, it was announced today by Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid, Chairman and CEO, Epic Records. Mariah now returns to Sony Music where her hitmaking career began, with a history-making string of 18 #1 hits that made her the best-selling female artist of all time.
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to be back together again with Mariah,” said Mr. Reid. “There is really no one who comes close to Mariah as both a songwriter and a singer, and as the world knows, her vocal range is legendary and truly incomparable. Her music is indelibly etched into our culture, and she’s shattered so many chart records that she’s now firmly entrenched in the history books. With a fierce and loyal fan base that covers every corner of the globe, I have no doubt Mariah will do it again.”
Mariah’s first album release will be Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity. For the first time ever, one career-spanning chronological collection will gather all 18 of her Billboard Hot 100 #1 singles (17 self-penned), more than any solo artist in history. Included as the final track on the collection is Mariah’s breathtaking new single, “Infinity” (co-written and produced by Mariah).
Monday, April 27th marks the global premiere of both new single “Infinity” and the stunning Brett Ratner-lensed accompanying video. That same day, Mariah has a spectacular kick-off event planned in Las Vegas to celebrate her upcoming Caesars Palace Vegas Residency. Stay tuned for more details !
The #1 chart hits on Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity, range from “Vision of Love” and “Love Takes Time” to “We Belong Together” to “Don’t Forget About Us,” and “Touch My Body,” to name just a few.
“MARIAH CAREY #1’s,” her headlining residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, will kick-off on May 6th, in between the release of “Infinity” and Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity. For the first time ever, Mariah will perform all 18 of her #1 hits in one production, designed exclusively for the Colosseum.
MARIAH CAREY #1 TO INFINITY:
1) Vision of Love
2) Love Takes Time
4) I’ll Be There (Feat. Trey Lorenz)
7) Without You
8) Endless Love (duet with Luther Vandross)
9) Fantasy (Bad Boy Fantasy)
10) One Sweet Day (Feat. Boyz II Men)
11) Always Be My Baby
13) My All
14) Heartbreaker (Feat. Jay-Z)
15) Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) (Featuring Westlife)
16) We Belong Together
17) Don’t Forget About Us
18) Touch My Body
About Mariah Carey:
Mariah Carey is the best-selling female artist of all time with more than 200 million albums sold to date and 18 #1 singles (17 self-penned), more than any solo artist in history. Mariah is a singer/song-writer/producer recognized with multiple Grammy Awards, 21 American Music Awards, Billboard’s “Artist of the Decade” Award, the World Music Award for “World’s Best Selling Female Artist of the Millennium,” and BMI’s “Icon Award” for her outstanding achievements in songwriting, to name a few – with her distinct five-octave vocal range, prolific songwriting, and producing talent, Mariah is truly the template of the modern pop performance.
Go to: www.mariahcarey.com
For all enquiries regarding this release, please contact:
Daniel Hinchliffe at The Soundcheck Group
T: 0207 437 0290