Mariah Carey turns 44 years old today (Thursday)!
- Born on Long Island, New York, Mariah Carey became one of the world's best-selling female singers in the '90s.
- Her 1990 self-titled debut album was certified five-times platinum in 1991 and earned her the Best New Artist Grammy.
- Subsequent albums Emotions, MTV Unplugged, Music Box, Daydream, Butterfly and Rainbow went multi-platinum as well.
- The now mother of twins and wife of Nick Cannon has released 13 albums overall.
- Carey's 14th studio album is still untitled and is set for release in May.