Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

Net Worth: $300 Million
Real Name: Mariah Angela Carey
Born: March 27, 1970
Age: 51 years old
Height: 5ft & 8in / 1.73m
Astrological Sign: Aries ♈
Home Town: Huntington, New York, United States
Most Famous For: Music
Last Updated: 2021

American pop singer, songwriter and actress Mariah Carey is known around the world for her incredible vocal range. She is famously referred to as «Songbird Supreme» by Guinness World Records and her signature melismatic singing style and use of the whistle register are instantly recognizable.

«Butterflies are always following me, everywhere I go.» — Mariah Carey

Carey’s rise to fame started in 1990 when she signed to Columbia Records. Here she released her eponymous debut album which would go on to top the US Billboard 200 for eleven weeks in a row.

Her Early Life

Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

Mariah was born to parents Patricia and Alfred Roy Carey on March 27, 1970, in Huntington, New York. Her mother worked as an opera singer and vocal coach, and her father was an aeronautical engineer.

«If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through.» — Mariah Carey

She excelled in music as early as elementary school and began training with her mother while at high school. Carey later moved to Manhattan, working as a waitress in the daytime and pursuing her singing career at night until her big breakthrough.

Carey’s Staggering Net Worth

Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

As one of the fifteen best selling musical artists in history, Mariah has a jaw-dropping estimated net worth of $520 million. Having sold over 200 million albums worldwide, she stands just behind Madonna as the second best selling female artist of all time.

«I don’t think anyone knows as much about what’s right for me as I do.» — Mariah Carey

Her biggest hit single, the hugely popular and well known «All I Want For Christmas», was released in 1994 and continues to bring in millions in royalties for the star every year.

Mariah’s Luxury Pads

Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

International singing sensation Mariah has a collection of luxury property that most could only dream of.

«I’m actually a really good cook, and people don’t believe this about me!» — Mariah Carey

In 2018, Carey «downsized» her main residence to rent an extravagant mansion in Beverly Hills. Formerly owned by Nicki Minaj, and on the former of music legend Frank Sinatra’s home, the Mediterranean style property costs her $35,000 a month. Before this, Mariah was renting a compound in the Coldwater Canyon area coming in at a whopping $100,000 a month.

Cars — Mariah Carey Style

Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

Mariah is known for her extravagant and luxurious lifestyle and her car collection is no different. As well as a Rolls Royce Phantom priced at $429,000, Carey recently dropped almost half a million dollars on a 2017 Drophead Coupe.

«I really rebel against authority.» — Mariah Carey

Another notable addition to the star’s impressive automotive line-up is her Maybach 62, coming in at $600,000 and a pretty in pink Porsche Cayenne priced at $100,000.

Incredible Vacations

Singing Sensation: Mariah Carey's Net Worth and Luxury Lifestyle

It comes as no surprise that Mariah likes to splash the cash when it comes to most things in life, and luxury vacations are no exception. At the start of 2020, she jetted off to a lap of luxury in the Dominican Republic with her boyfriend Bryan Tanaka and her 8-year-old twins.

«I do all of my own stunts in videos. The Jet Ski scenes, the fight scenes, all of them!» — Mariah Carey

The 40,000 square foot Juanillo Estates, hidden away within a gated community in Cap Cana boasts a wraparound pool, 9 bedrooms, and a private beach and cost Carey $18,000 a night.