Mariah is truly the Queen of Christmas! Ever wonder exactly HOW much she's made off that hit Christmas song thrown together in 1994?
Wait for it...
A new study from The Economist is here to tell you Mariah Carey has made more than $60 million on royalties from that song alone.
Anyway, you can read The Economist report in full here.
And the song was literally written in 15 minutes!
She co-wrote the hit holiday song with veteran songwriter Walter Afanasieff, who says the speed in which they wrote it is the secret to the song's success. "It’s definitely not Swan Lake," he said. "But that’s why it’s so popular — because it’s so simple and palatable!"