No entertainer is as synonymous with Christmas as Mariah Carey. Is the reason the singer-songwriter who made history she has been nicknamed the Queen of Christmas. With a busy work schedule filled with holiday-themed appearances and projects, Carey is eager to decorate the halls. with his twins and the man of her life.
Mariah Carey’s Christmas this year is steeped in tradition
Christmas is Carey’s favorite holiday. Every year, fans look forward to ringing in the festive season with Carey leading the charge. While many are rushing to make plans, Carey focuses on the traditions she established with her boyfriend, Bryan Tanaka, and her 11-year-old twins, Moroccan and Monroe.
“It’s a busy time of year for me, but I try to have a few days where we just hang out at home, relax, decorate, and cook some of our favorite holiday treats, including my veggie spreads!” she said ME! News. “We also love traveling to Aspen, which really feels like a winter wonderland. Children go to the slopes, play in the snow. It’s kind of a holiday experience that we can’t have at home.”
Now that the twins are older, their gift list has changed dramatically. But Carey makes it her job to get them the world. “Usually they have their lists and are very excited to guide me through this new game and this new device,” she continued. “I want them to have everything they want. I want them to have everything that I couldn’t and to know that they can be whoever they choose. [be]. They are always on Santa’s ‘nice’ list, so surprises are always a treat.”
Carey herself has the world at her fingertips. Her career is still on fire and she can enjoy home life. Her Christmas wish for her is simple: “The gift of peace and joy to all,” she said. “That would really warm my heart. I think it’s the greatest gift any of us could ask for.”
The singer is preparing for a series of Christmas concerts.
Carey has already kicked off the season with a string of appearances, including her first performance at the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. She closed the parade with Santa singing her iconic classic “All I want for Christmas is you.” This time, her twins joined her on stage.
“They wanted to do it!” she told E! News about the performance of her twins. “There aren’t many times I perform where they don’t want to be a part of the moment, that’s part of what’s great about them! It’s up to them when they want to do it and when they don’t. They are the sweetest and most beautiful gift I have received in my life.
Even more exciting, Carey will be treating fans to special Christmas concerts this year, both in New York and across Canada. Term reports that CBS will present Mariah Carey: Merry Christmas everyone! on Tuesday, December 20. The special will also be available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.
He lost a major legal battle over his Christmas brand.
While Carey has made Christmas part of her brand, she unfortunately lost out on the trademark offering in “christmas queen.” The offer came under scrutiny from some of his musical peers, but that didn’t stop him from giving it a try. He planned to use the trademark for various products, from fragrances and makeup to clothing, jewelry and accessories for dogs. But the Board of Appeals and Marks of Evidence rejected it.