Mariah Carey“All I Want for Christmas Is You” is once again the biggest song in the world, as it holds the No. Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excel. WE chart January 8, reflecting activity during the tracking week from December 24 to 30.
Additionally, GAYLE’s “abcdefu” remains the top non-holiday global hit while José Feliciano’s “Feliz Navidad” and Ariana Grande’s “Santa Tell Me” return to the Global 200 and Global Excl. The US Top 10, respectively.
Billboardstwo global charts (which in September marked first year) ranks songs based on streaming and sales from more than 200 territories around the world, compiled by MRC Data. Billboard Global 200 includes worldwide data and Billboard Global Excel. The US chart includes data from territories excluding the US
The rankings’ rankings are based on a weighted formula that combines official-only streams across both subscription and ad-supported audio and video service tiers, as well as download sales, ranking The following reflect purchases from full-service digital music retailers from around the world, with sales from direct-to-consumer (D2C) sites excluded from the calculation. chart math.
Carey’s ‘Christmas’ hits global top 200, ‘Feliz Navidad’ hits top 10
Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” remained at #1 on the Billboard Global 200 with 97.8 million streams (7% drop) and 11,900 copies sold (30% off) worldwide for the week. tracked December 24-30. Song of 1994 topped the chart for four weeks last holiday season and repeats with a fourth frame at No. 1 this season.
The next three titles in the Global 200 are all holiday songs and they all hold the top spot: “Last Christmas” by Wham! (No. 2), Brenda Lee’s “Rockin ‘Around the Christmas Tree” (No. 3) and Bobby Helms’ “Jingle Bell Rock” (No. 4).
Rounding out the top five of the Global 200, GAYLE’s breakout single “abcdefu”, the chart’s top off-season song, holds at number five, after peaking at number two.
Plus, a Yuletide song returns to the top 10 of the Global 200: José Feliciano’s “Feliz Navidad,” up 11-10, leads the way with 46.9 million streams worldwide (up 1%). . The classic, originally released in 1970, peaked at #9 last holiday season.
Carey is #1 on Global Excl. USA, Grande’s ‘Santa Claus’ Returns
Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” also topped the Billboard Global Excl chart. The US chart, records its third week at #1 this season, following the one-week rule last holiday season. It attracted 66.4 million streams (up 4%) and sold 7,000 plays (down 22%) in territories outside the US during the tracking week December 24-30.
“Last Christmas” by Wham!, holds 2nd place on Global Excl. US chart; GAYLE’s “Abcdefu”, the chart’s top non-Yuletide tune, remained at #3, after peaking at #2; Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber’s “Stay” rose 5-4, after a record nine weeks at the top (matching the January-March rule of Olivia Rodrigo’s “Driver’s License”); and Elton John and Dua Lipa’s “Cold Heart (Pnau Remix)” made it 6-5, after finishing third.
Elsewhere in Global Excel. US Top 10, Ariana Grande’s “Santa Tell Me” hit 9/11, powered by 33.5 million live streams outside of the US (up 4%). A year ago, carol 2014 rose to 7th place.
Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excel. US charts (January 8) will update on Billboard.com tomorrow (January 5). For both charts, the top 100 titles are available to all readers on Billboard.com, while the complete 200 titles chart shows on Billboard Pro, Billboardsof subscription-based services. For all chart news, you can follow @billboard and @billboardcharts on both Twitter and Instagram.
https://www.billboard.com/music/chart-beat/mariah-carey-all-i-want-for-christmas-is-you-global-charts-jan-8-1235015396/ Mariah Carey’s ‘Christmas’ Always Tops Billboard Global Charts – Billboard