Mariah Carey has released a festive new single, “Fall in Love at Christmas” featuring Khalid and Kirk Franklin.
Mariah Carey’s New Christmas Single
The singer-songwriter, who is dubbed the “Queen of Christmas” declared it time to get in the holiday spirit. Additionally, she shared a jovial clip earlier this week on social media. Carey has kicked off her Christmas campaign with the aforementioned collaboration, which is a romantic R&B-tinged ballad.
“This time of year, we’re both aware/ We gotta fall in love again at Christmastime/ And all the angels in the sky/ Shine down on us as we roll by/ We gotta fall in love again at Christmastime,” Carey and Khalid croon in unison.
In the track’s accompanying music video, the trio sings together in Carey’s “Butterfly Lounge.”
Her 10-year-old twins, Moroccan and Monroe, also make cameos.
Carey’s New Apple TV+ Holiday Special
Following the success of 2020’s “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special,” Apple TV+ announced that Carey will star in another holiday event.” The holidays are officially here as Apple and Mariah Carey today announced the Queen of Christmas’ return to Apple TV+ with an all-new holiday event,” said Apple in an announcement, “to sprinkle more magic around the world, and set to debut globally in December.”
“‘Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues’,” it continued, “will bring multi-platinum, multi-Grammy Award-winning icon Carey together with two talented artists. Grammy-nominated artist Khalid and Grammy-winning legend Kirk Franklin collabs with Carey for the first and only performance of their new single.
Apple has not yet revealed when in December the show will start streaming.