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Album’s Singles Review: “Music Box” by Mariah Carey

Music Box (album)
With Mariah Carey’s success over her albums “Mariah Carey”, “Emotions” and the live album “MTV unplugged”, she came back with this third studio album of her which was “Music Box”. In this album, Mariah poured in her heart and emotions with those ballads, and the few upbeat tunes. The album actually became her biggest seller ever, and all her first album which made her a legitimate worldwide superstar.

Dreamlover
“Dreamlover” was the first single from Mariah Carey’s third studio album “Music Box”. It sounded more on pop with a twist of R&B on it. It became a worldwide top 10 hit, while in the US, it was her longest chart-topper at that time and her 7th top number 1 hit.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

Hero
“Hero” had became the second single from the album “Music Box” by Mariah Carey. It was a pop R&B ballad, which Mariah released such an inspirational song like this. The song again became a top 10 hit internationally, while it did better in United States by which it became her 8th number 1 hit there.
Rate: 8.5 out of 10

Without You
“Without You” has been the third single released internationally for the album “Music Box”. It was Mariah Carey’s cover song original by the band Badfinger. The song became an international number 1 hit, while it peaked at number 3 in the US.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

Never Forget You
“Never Forget You” is actually the B-side single by Mariah Carey for the song “Without You”. It was a slow R&B song which showcased soulful vocals of Mariah.
Rate: 7.75 out of 10

Anytime You Need a Friend
“Anytime You Need a Friend” became the last single of the album “Music Box” by Mariah Carey. It is a pop R&B ballad but sounded notable with gospel tune. It went tp the top 10 and top 20 internationally.
Rate: 8.0 out of 10

Credits: Billboard / OCC / Wikipedia.
Video from YouTube / MariahCareyVEVO