"All I Want for Christmas Is You" is a loved song of the popular singer Mariah Carey.
The track belongs from her album Merry Christmas, her first holiday album.
The song was released on November 1st 1994. It was written and also produced by the singer herself alongside Walter Afanasieff. The piano sheet music for "All I Want for Christmas Is You" is composed in the originally key of G major.
"All I Want for Christmas Is You" piano tabs can be transposed to different keys, besides the original one.
The song is about the magical spirit of Christmas, seen from a different point of view, regardless of presents, snow or anything else that winter or Christmas holiday can bring. It is about the desire of having the one you love for the holiday.
The fact that she doesn’t care about anything of what Christmas usually brings is expressed in the first verse where she sings
I don't want a lot for Christmas
There is just one thing I need
I don't care about the presents
Santa Claus won't make me happy
With a toy on Christmas Day
is about the thing that many people focus on presents or anything that is found under the Christmas tree, instead of remembering that the Christmas in not about that at all.
Somehow the song can be considered a way of making people realize that this time of the year is more about kindness, forgiveness, family and Jesus.
"All I Want for Christmas Is You" piano music has a moderately tempo and is suitable for vocal and guitar also.
As it was released with short time before the Christmas holiday, the song with the magic rhythm got loved by fans but not only. It got in top charts where it reached No. 1 in Japan Hot Overseas (Billboard), Hungary (Single Top 40), Portugal Digital Songs (Billboard), UK R&B (Official Charts Company), US Holiday 100 (Billboard), Netherlands (Single Top 100), No. 2 in Scotland (Official Charts Company), UK Singles (Official Charts Company), Norway (VG-lista), Australia (ARIA) and many others peak positions all around the world.
"All I Want for Christmas Is You" has a score range of G3-G5.