Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1497 , Segment 5
Episode: Christmas Special, Christmas Songs, Homemade Roller Coaster
- Dec 23, 2020 9:00 pm
- 21:32 mins
Nobody but Mariah Carey and her classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You" has managed to get a new song into that classic Christmas cannon in the last twenty years. How did she do it? Musicologist Nate Sloan breaks this down for us. He’s a professor at the University of Southern California and co-host of the Vox Media podcast "Switched on Pop." (Originally aried Dec 15, 2020).