The long-awaited vacation single of the yr is right here, sung by the Christmas Queen herself: Mariah Carey.
After teasing the new song on Twitter earlier this week, Carey launched “Fall in Love at Christmas” — that includes Khalid and Kirk Franklin — on Friday.
The single got here as a package deal, full with an accompanying music video that options Carey frolicking in the snow, filmed at her house and at the Butterfly Lounge in Los Angeles.
The new vacation tune was met with help and pleasure on-line, as listeners flocked to hear proper because the clock struck midnight.
“I’m so happy,” tweeted one fan in response. “There are not enough words. Everything has been chaotic & overwhelming. @MariahCarey ur music has gotten me through so much. You wrote the soundtrack for so many of our lives. It means a lot.”
“This has been on repeat since it came out, and this song delivers big time! That nostalgic, romantic feeling to it but yet it’s fresh and new, that gospel influence, those vocals, and those looks,” tweeted another listener.
The new R&B and gospel fusion single was written and produced by Carey, Franklin and Daniel Moore II and was recorded in each Atlanta and Los Angeles. The music video was launched by Carey’s imprint MARIAH in partnership with RCA Records.
The first and solely efficiency of “Fall in Love at Christmas” will premiere on AppleTV+ in a vacation occasion titled “Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues” in December.
It’s no secret that Christmas is Carey’s favourite vacation, which is why the digital occasion can be adopted up by “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special.”
Carey is most recognized for her perennial, record-breaking vacation hit “All I Want for Christmas is You,” which is already in the highest 200 on the Billboard charts.