The festive traditional, which was first launched in 1994, has remarkably by no means been Quantity One within the UK. The yr it was launched, it misplaced out on the highest spot to East 17‘s ‘Keep One other Day’, peaking at Quantity Two.
Right this moment (November 30), ‘All I Need For Christmas Is You’ has climbed to Quantity Two on the UK singles chart midweeks. It’s solely 900 chart gross sales behind the midweek Quantity One, Ariana Grande‘s ‘Positions’.
If the track continues on its present gross sales pattern it might attain Quantity One on Friday (December 4), 26 years after its launch.
It’s fast ascent up the chart this yr has now positioned it as a powerful contender for the 2020 Official Christmas Quantity One, which is about to be introduced on Christmas Day this yr.
Different contenders embody Jess Glynne‘s ‘This Christmas’, Liam Gallagher‘s ‘All You’re Dreaming Of’, Becky Hill‘s ‘Perpetually Younger’, Matt Lucas’ ‘Merry Christmas, Baked Potato’, Sam Fender‘s ‘Winter Tune’, Robbie Williams‘ ‘Can’t Cease Christmas’ and extra.
Earlier this month, Carey announced plans for a new Christmas album and TV special coming in December, in addition to a reworked model of her track ‘Oh Santa!’.
A new trailer for the special options narration from Women Journey actor and comic Tiffany Haddish.
Taken from her fifth album, ‘Daydream’, the long-lost clip was the newest instalment of the pop star’s year-long #MC30 celebration.