Mariah Carey To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Of ‘Merry Christmas’ Album With Special Rerelease

Mariah Carey is giving fans a special treat this holiday season.

25 years after releasing her iconic Merry Christmas album, Carey is planning on dropping a two-CD deluxe anniversary edition, featuring the original album and a bonus disc with rare remixes and unreleased live performances.

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The singer announced the festive news on Twitter Monday morning, telling fans, “I don’t want to get excited, I’m going to calm down. Christmas is happening — we got to get through Halloween and Thanksgiving first.”

Merry Christmas debuted Carey’s ultimate yuletide tune “All I Want For Christmas Is You”.

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Unreleased live tracks from her 1994 Christmas performance at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City and a new rendition of “Sugar Plum Fairy” will be featured on the deluxe version.

Carey also plans on releasing new holiday merchandise, including T-shirts, sweatshirts, stockings and beanies.

Merry Christmas first dropped on November 1, 1994 and the upcoming deluxe version is set to drop on its 25th anniversary this year.

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