Best Mariah Carey Songs


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The Top Ten

I think it's the best Mariah's song ever! It really deserves not only to be here, but also to win this Top-10!


This song makes me feel hope in both myself and in the world. It really is so beautiful it can bring tears to the eye. "We Belong Together" is a good song of course but it's just so overrated. You don't get as much emotion from it as you do from this song.
When this song released "Hero" became The "Hero" In many Charts, also all throughout the years "Hero" became Carey's signature song, this power-house ballad song should be in the top
[Newest]<3 love love love

2We Belong Together
She has a lot of catchy songs and people seem to have voted for them in this list, but come on, We Belong Together is just such a powerful song. It should really be near the top if not 1
This Song Is So Beautiful It reminds Me when I was a 8 I first heard this so on a jeepney in The Philippines My mom Said MC's A Great singer and when she said the title of this song I searched and download it immediately when we got home every time, everyday I listened to this song but after years I forgot this song I seriously forgot it on my mind its like I already had a amnesia because I heard this song 2008 and now I'm 13 I also like watching american idol starting at season 7 when it said that MC Will be a judge on AI My Mum & Grandma Was Excited to watch It Me too. I always Watched It And When The Finale Has came I have watched the first 3 performers when I heard MC's song Vision Of Love I was Like! Then Make It Happen, my All and hero And After Hero I Heard this Song again I was like WHAT IS THIS SONG AGAIN?
And Then I Finally Heard This Song And This Song Came On My Life Again After 5 years now I'm 13 And I was like what happened to this songs now? -_-
Call me a victim of my generation, I grew up in the 2000's and so, naturally by the laws of radio exposure, "We Belong Together" is my favorite song from the Queen of All Divas. And the fact that whenever it's playing on my headphones, in public, at school, and I'm lip syncing every syllable exactly and acting out all the emotions as I'm listening in front of everybody as they all look at me like I'm some kind of delusional Looney Tune without a care, tells you that I really love this song! Seriously, it's so comical, sometimes I'll even start pointing at someone randomly and they get this bizarre look like "Is this kid on crack? " and there I sit and just keep on swaying side to side with the music, like nobodsy's watching.

[Newest]She bring a new wave to R&B music in history..

3Without You
I don't think she has many good songs but I do believe she has the most beatiful voice I've ever heard. Listening to this song just gives me goose bumps.. What a range, what a tone and what a passion you feel when you hear her singing this song.

Too bad no one can sing like this these days.. And if they do on an album, they need autotune on a concert.
She has the most powerful voice on earth, this song is the best.. No one can beat her, more power to you. God bless.
Very very lovely... Love " em most
[Newest]Almost 20 years playback. endless love

4My All
Mariah was real sunshine in the 90's. I love many Carey's songs from that era but "My All" is my personal favorite


That song is really good, I'm cry while hear that's song and mariah carey voice..
My personal favorite Mariah's song to date. Great sound and lyrics. Very melodious track


[Newest]Maria has all musical instruments in her throat. I love her sweet voice. No one can sing songs like that of Maria nowadays. Nowadays a singer can only get the full support of musical instruments and then hide his or her weakness. But Maria not like that. So it is clear that Maria is Maria.

5Vision of Love
Vision of is the most beautiful song I'd ever heard. :) A dedication for god. That's why I love this so much
This song is love by everyone in my family, so as a result of this I believe Vision of Love is my number song
Mariah carey songs are the best, and so touching, God bless you Mariah Carey
[Newest]I Love it. I had a vision of love and it was all that you given to me

As much as I love Fantasy, Vision of Love, I Want to Know What Love Is, Hero, and even WE BELONG TOGETHER, Emotions is just my personal favorite. It means so much to me really because it's the first Mariah Carey song I really got to know. I'm a millenium baby (2000) so I grew up in the Emancipation of MiMi era. I always knew Always be My Baby and All I Want for Christmas is You, but Emotions... I just don't know how to describe the connection with this song. I guess when I first heard Oh Santa! I just then realized that Mariah Carey had an outstanding range with the whistle register and so I looked up her whistle register live. Emotions. This was the song where she showed it the most in my opinion. I'm not even kidding when I say that I want to start to cry every time I hear her whistle registers. Mariah Carey is my biggest musical influence and I want to be a legendary icon with her range and maybe achieve the whistle register. The whistle register is rare and special so if I could be put in the same group as Mariah Carey one day I'd die. So that's why. Because in Emotions the whistle register is fantastic and I just have a deep personal, emotional connection with this song. It was also the first song I tried to sing the whistle register on. Emotions.
That E7 note says it all...
The mtv live version of this song is the best performance of any artist of anytime. Beautiful, young, talented beyond words and happy to sing. The backing group were spot on.
[Newest]This is the highest song of Mariah so I choose it...

This song will always be one of my all time favorite songs.
This song should be #1! One of my favorite songs of all time! Always smile when I listen to it.
Love this song, I sing it all of the time and I think it's one of the highlights in the album.

8One Sweet Day
It's simply peacful, harmonised and amazing
This song should be number 1 because it is the longest running nuber 1 hit of all time and the most poplar song of a decade according to billboard and in the top 40 of all time
Her most successful song and THE most successful song of all time case closed
[Newest]Why the hell is this down here?! This is the most beautiful song ever! So sad!

9I Want to Know What Love Is
Best ever vocals shift
This song makes me fill love
Just an amazing song. Makes me want to cry. Her voice brings the words to life

10All I Want for Christmas Is You
Her highest selling single of all time... Also one of the top ten highest selling female singles of all time... This is truly one of her greatest hits yet... And has been for 17 years because every Christmas this song is always number 1
I love Christmas and this music is my vision of Christmas.
I love this song cause it's inspirited me

The Contenders

11When You Believe
This song should be number 1 in the list. Very inspirational, meaningful, gives you faith. It really touches your heart.
I think this song should be the first of this list and Whitney's list, so beautiful, so instructive and it gives faith and strengh when we're sad
Makes me believe that if we believe in something, a miracle could happen to it.

What an incredible song, surely among the finest of her artistry, deserving a place on any list, anytime... If you're searching for flawless interception between an amazing song and an incredible interpretation, can't put this one away. Why is she one of the very best? Answered.
Years ahead of her time with this amazing track. Proving her influence has become what is now too ubiquitous, this innovative collaboration with B, T&H is still as dazzling & heartbreaking as it was 16 years ago.
Mariah and the bones are simply magic... My favourite from butterfly... Great video too...
[Newest]Just listen to the lyrics and you'll understand why it's her best

Summertime magic, with lyrics that glitter with nostalgia.


This song has one of the best lyrics in her carreer. It snould be on the top 5!

This song should be in the Top 10
My favourite song of Mariah!

This Should Be On The Top 1 Because Its So Wonderful As Ever

The most mind blowing song of Mariah Carey and I like the voice and sounds of this songs very much, moreover its and sexy and top song
This song is just the best song ever. Shows off Mariah's more dirty/pop/sexy/funky side and I love it!
The most and amazing song ever of Mariah, love her, her voice and everything very much

17Bye Bye
The decision was so hard but this had to be the one for me. I love quite a few of her songs but this, One Sweet Day, Always Be My Baby, Can't Take That Away and Angels Cry are properly her best songs but the songs I know by her are all so good - such power from her voice. Have you herd her new one, Almost Home?

Ohh and Love Takes Time is another amazing song! Carry on voting and good luck to all (esp. Mariah) for the future!
I Love The Rhythm of This Song. And How She change her voice into something like angel :). Its number 1 For ME
This Song is Good It Gives A Sad Rhythm But I Makes Me Feel Stronger

1. Heartbreaker
2. Fantasy
3. One Sweet Day
4. We Belong Together
5. Dreamlover

19Always Be My Baby
In my opinion, the Greatest song my MC. It's so fun and addictive! Can't believe this one isn't in the top 10!
This is my favorite songs, it's makes me happy everyday, I wish I can share this to all of my friends but I can't
Great song! Love the lyrics and the beat. Why this one isn't in the top ten greatly confuses me!
[Newest]This song should definitely be in the top ten! It always lifts my spirits whenever I listen to it!

20Can't Take That Away
Along with Hero and Bye Bye according to me this clearly Mariah's best song "They can say anything they want to say try to bring me down but I won't face the ground I will rise steadily sailing out of their reach, oh Lord they do try how to make me feel that I don't matter at all but I refuse to flater in what I believe or lose faith in my dreams 'cause there's a light in me that shines brightly they can try but they Can't Take That Away From Me! "
Like so many others, My Granddaughter Rebecca wants to be a singer. When she sings along with Mariah to this song, it breaks your heart and warms it at the same time! To know that she feels it with such emotion is hard for me, knowing that anyone could ever make her feel like that! She has such a beautiful spirit, and I'm thankful for her strength! This song does reflect that, and my hope is that she never loses faith in her dreams! If you haven't heard this song, I encourage you to do so. Powerful song, Powerful voice MiMi! It is deserving of the #1 spot!
This is just a very powerful song. Showcases her vocal prowess and the melisma near the end was just incredible. It's also a very galvanizing song about strength.
[Newest]It should at the top

21Underneath the Stars
I think When Someone Ask Mariah During Her Tour In Japan This Song Was One Of her Favorite. But this song full of soul genre that makes me overwhelm And Very Romantic Song
Clearly a nod to Minnie Riperton, that 70s style and whistling

22Whenever You Call
It Makes Me Cry When Mariah Carey And Brian Mcknight Duet Together Just Like I'm in Paradise Singing With Compassion Such Fantastic And Magnificent Song! Vote It For Being #1
Number one for me

23I Don't Wanna Cry
You are a wonderful person, your songs have help a lot of people, especially when they are going through a hard time, thank you, and God bless you.
One of the Favorite
First heard this song when I was a child and I fell in love with her... until now
So emotional... Sad yet powerful... That vibra... Falseto... Fortissimo and high notes... Say it all

24Angels Cry
Angles cry is a good song and the best one what she made and she is a lovly song pick this song then anyone xx lots love
I simply just love this song!
Its OK and nice

25Looking In

26Through the Rain
Her best song ever! I really don't have an idea why this song is number 44! It Must number 1-5! ! !
Should stay in top 3!

27I'll Be There
I love this song. It is very soothing

I love many of Mariah's songs, but this one has to be my favorite. It is so emotional. It is almost like an emotional experience. This is song is based on Mariah's divorce to Tommy Mottola. A song is an experience, and this is a perfect example of it.
The song emotionally has very deep lyrics. It really can represent my feeling which is hard to say with someone

29Love Takes Time
This is a great sing and must be listed on the Top 10. Mariah really showed what she can do in this song. And it's very pleasant to ears.
This song is very beautiful.

30I Still Believe
I'm like all music of mariah carey

31The Roof
One of Mariah's greatest musical achievements. It deserves far more recognition than it receives.

32Boy (I Need You)
This Is One Of Her Best Songs On The Charmbracelet Album Its So Japanese I Like This Song Ever

33Never Too Far
Mind Blowing Song! Very Powerful Belting That Only Mariah Carey CAn Do it. A
Don't need to explain...
This one is simply one of her best work. Ever. Seriously...

34My Saving Grace
A Wonderful Song That Gives A Message To the Christian That God Is always With Us And He Himself Give Us OUR Saving Grace Just Like Mariah Sings It
It So powerful Song That Only Mariah Carey Can Sing!


36Endless Love

37Lead the Way
From that impressive vocal run, her soft airy whistle, the tender lyrics and that 18 second long note.. This is one of Carey's most impressive and underrated songs! A true masterpiece. !

38Never Forget You

39I Know What You Want

40Close My Eyes
Beautiful.. Visualize the lyrics. the piano and that hook

41Shake It Off

42Now That I Know

43Open Arms

I Really Love This Song One Of The The Best Of Mariah Carey's Songs


45Against All Odds

46Jesus Oh What a Wonderful Child

47I Am Free
This Songs Remember My Childhood Just Like Cinderella Times, I wish It Could Be The Theme song Of Disney Princesses!

48Till the End of Time
Truly the most beautiful piece of music every created. The instrumentation, the vocals - it is the sheer perfection of Mariah entering into her singing legacy.

What this should be in top ten

50When I Saw You
Pure magic... No big music arrangement, no high C... No elaborate production... I love her more whenever she sings so relax... Only God can give,! Love you Mariah...
One My Favorite Song! This Song Makes Me Cry! Very Perfect Song For The Couples That Has A problem! THis Song Is one of her theme, I don't know why this song is not very popular during mid 90's.
I Love This Song... It's so Easy listening in My Heart...

51Almost Home
Love this song! Its got great range and vocals as well! It the perfect backdrop for the "Oz, The Great and The Powerful" movie! Amazing comeback, Mariah!
Beautiful! One of the Best Voices Ever heard ♥
It's brilliant & wonderful ♥♥

52Make It Happen
Mariah lifts my spirits very time I hear her sing this
Emotional song with the strength only Mariah controls.
Yes, you have to make it happen for yourself and Mariah
DID. I love you girl! And I'm 62 years old!

53Can't Let Go
How can this not even rate? Surely a true fan of Mariah will know that this song is among her absolute finest work. That note she hits at the end of the track...
This track is flawless and should defiantly be in top 10's. You can feel the emotion throughout this whole track. Masterpiece.


Should be higher than this, amazing song
[Newest]This should be at least at 10.

54Fly Like a Bird
The song fly to my heart like a bird

55Fourth of July

56Triumphant (Get 'Em)
I Hated This Song Since 2012 But Then I Tried To Gear This Again I Felt Wrong I'm So In Love With This Song Now


58Touch My Body
Her best song and video by far, although I'd say Obsessed comes close. This is her catchiest and sexiest song, easily! NUMBER ONE!
Number 1 should be either Touch My Body or Obsessed. I voted for this because it's at number 8 at the moment! Get it to number one!
This is damn romantic song... It definitely deserves top 5 spot...


60Bringin' On the Heartbreak
One of the difficult songs of Mariah Carey. The Song is also nice to listen and hard to sing. And I can get relax by listening to this song. It gives me pleasure and peace. Let's Vote it :D

61Don't Forget About Us

62So Blessed


64Music Box
This Song is Beautiful My Favorite From The Album Music Box

65You're Mine (Eternal)
Very col... and beatiful voice

I Think This Song Is The Best Song From The 2001 SoundTrack Glitter



69Up Out My Face

70If It's Over
Best song ever. Control, the tempo, how she manipulates the drama, and very difficult to sing as all mimi's songs

71Joy Ride

72The One

73Reflections (Care Enough)

74All I've Ever Wanted

75And You Don't Remember

76Melt Away
It's the best, the top ten is full of singles.. Great singles... But clearly they aren't true fans. Never Forget You, Underneath the Stars... too many songs. There's also I Feel It, its unreleased though
This song is just wonderful. The sweetness of the lyrics make me want to find a love that melts me away.

77Thank God I Found You


79Candy Bling

80Stay the Night

81All In Your Mind

82I Stay In Love

83Get Your Number

84It's a Wrap

This has great meaning and so powerful.

Probably one of her most meaningful songs EVER! Written for Glitter, the reason for is a suicide of a very close friend of hers. A ballad so emotional, that could make tears fall from your eyes.

87Long Ago

88To Be Around You

89I've Been Thinking About You



92The Art of Letting Go
This Is Song Touched My Heart Love This
This Song Is So Beautiful I Love The Gospel
I Love This New Song



94I Feel It

95Betcha Gon' Know

96Mine Again

97If We


99Alone In Love


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This list was created 3 years, 259 days ago and has been voted on over 2,000 times. This top ten list contains 151 items, has been remixed 18 times and has been blogged about 1 times.

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