* More than 16,000 Billboard.com
readers voted on their favorite album
of 2008 and Mariah's E=MC2
came in at #4
* The Associated Press
picked their top 10 albums of 2008
came in at #10
! "Like its predecessor, "The
Emancipation of Mimi," it has the right mix of party jams, torch songs and
* "Touch My Body"
is ranked at #7
on MTV's Top 25 Music Videos
of 2008, as determined by
streams on its site.
* The latest issue of "Blender" magazine lists "Migrate"
, the opening track of E=MC2
as one of the "Must-Have Songs" of 2008. This is what
"Blender" had to say about the song: "Geese do it. Swallows do it. And on this
song, when the club gets lame, Mimi does it - heads for warmer climates/flyer
after parties. All the while, Danja's airy beat ingeniously mimics her
upper-octave trills." E=MC2
was also included in Blender's
Top 33 albums of the year.
* Mariah's classic holiday song "All I Want For Christmas Is You"
landed at #3
on NBC's Greatest Holiday Moments Countdown which aired on Friday, December 12,
Ranked the hottest search topics based on the
people, places and topics that received the largest volume of Web and mobile
search queries on AOL Search. Mariah is the 4th
most searched musician of 2008
* Entertainment Weekly
lists "The Emancipation of Mimi" as one of the 25 Classic CDs of the past 25 years, one that serves as the perfect holidays gift. "Her triumphant post-Glitter
comeback offered a chart-busting
brigade of feather-light, Crisco-slick ballads like ''We Belong
Together'' and ''Shake It Off." "
* VIBE Magazine
lists "Touch My Body" as one of the 80 best songs of '08. They write: " â€œAll up in my business like a Wendy interview.â€ For that knowing line
right there, M.C.â€™s No. 1 smash gets respect. She still knows how to
crank out a hit when necessary."