Holiday-loving star: -Mariah Carey loves Christmas. She's always loved Christmas.
Walter Afanasieff: -Carey composed the track with songwriting partner Walter Afanasieff, with the pair reportedly penning the classic in just 15 minutes.
Humble beginnings: -In an 11-minute Amazon mini-documentary from 2019, the star revealed how she would eagerly await the festive season as a child.
Holiday cheer: -At the time, Christmas albums were not popular among younger artists.