(Movies & TV)
Brett Ratner
(Movies & TV)
Columbia Records
(Media and Entertainment)
Diana Ross

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Heartbreaker (Mariah Carey song)

Knowledge Identifier: $Heartbreaker_(Mariah_Carey_song)


Heartbreaker (Mariah Carey song)

Song by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey add

Category: Music (410)

Launched in 1990.

Countries: United States (56%), Ireland (44%)

Main connections: MTV, Brett Ratner, Jay-Z

Linked to: MTV, Irish Recorded Music Association, Nielsen Company, Time Inc.




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During the 1990s, Carey had recorded several albums influenced by pop, R&B and adult contemporary genres add something


Additionally, "Heartbreaker" marked the first time in Carey's career that a hip-hop star was included on a lead single, following O.D.B who was featured on the official remix of "Fantasy" in 1995 add something


In the midst of Carey's development of "Rainbow" during the summer of 1999, she began producing several ideas, lyrics and melodies for the yet untitled lead single add something


In an interview with MTV News, Carey spoke of the song's remix before its official release in August 1999: "And the remix add something


The music video, directed by Brett Ratner, began airing on MTV on August 16, 1999 following its premiere on the network's "Making the Video" series add something


In the United States, "Heartbreaker" was released on September 21, 1999 add something


It was released on September 21, 1999 by Columbia Records as the lead single from Carey's seventh studio album, "Rainbow" add something


On October 2, 1999, it entered the Dutch Single Top 100 at number sixteen, eventually peaking at number seven, and spending a total of eighteen weeks in the chart add something


In New Zealand, "Heartbreaker" was met with strong success, debuting at number four on October 10, 1999, and topping the singles chart the following week add something


Carey performed "Heartbreaker" and its accompanying remix at the MTV European Music awards, held on November 11, 1999 in Dublin, Ireland add something


She performed "Heartbreaker" and the Desert Storm remix at the MTV European Music awards, held on November 11, 1999 in Dublin, Ireland add something


The special aired on Fox on December 21, 1999 and featured Jay-Z live on stage for his verses add something


During the Angels Advocate Tour, the song was paired with Love Hangover by Diana Ross, and performed in a mash-up, the same as she did in VH1 Divas in 2000 add something


It spent a total of thirteen weeks charting inside the chart, exiting on January 9, 2000 add something