Mariah Carey sued for $20M over 'All I Want For Christmas Is You'

The Queen of Christmas, Mariah Carey, isn’t having a very merry start to the summer.

According to the documents, Carey and Afanasieff “knowingly, willfully and intentionally engaged in a campaign to infringe [Stone’s] copyright in the work

Mariah Carey sued for copyright over 'All I want for Christmas is You'

Mariah Carey's song is one of the best known Christmas hits

Singer Mariah Carey is being sued for copyright infringement over her 1994 Christmas mega-hit

The Scrooge is suing the “Obsessed” singer for $20 million in damages.

Songwriter Andy Stone says he co-wrote a song with the same name five years earlier, arguing that Ms Carey exploited his "popularity" and "style".