Mariah Carey's zesty "All I Want For Christmas Is You" has sold more copies than any other holiday song in digital history. The song has sold 1,715,000 downloads since she introduced it in 1994.
Nielsen/SoundScan maintains a list of the 200 holiday songs that have sold the most digital copies and Mariah tops the list at #1 with her holiday classic All I Want For Christmas Is You
1. Mariah Carey, "All I Want For Christmas Is You," 1,715,000. Carey was 24 in 1994 when she introduced this song on her album Merry Christmas.
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Mariah is also only one of two song writers to have 2 songs included on the list. Mariah shares the writing credit on the hit song "Where Are You Christmas?" # 7 on the list from the soundtrack to Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas. Mariah shares co-writing credit with James Horner and Will Jennings.