“I Don’t Wanna Cry” is a song by American singer-songwriter Mariah Carey. It was released in March 1991 with You Need Me” on the B-side as the fourth single from her self-titled debut album, “Mariah Carey.” The song helped establish Carey as a prominent artist in the music industry and showcased her vocal range and emotive delivery. Upon its release, “I Don’t Wanna Cry” achieved commercial success, reaching the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States. The song’s heartfelt lyrics and Mariah Carey’s vocal performance resonated with listeners, making it one of her early signature songs.
“I Don’t Wanna Cry” is a poignant and soulful ballad that blends pop and R&B elements. The song’s lyrics explore themes of heartbreak, loss, and the struggle to cope with the end of a relationship. Mariah Carey’s expressive vocals and the song’s emotional depth create a powerful and relatable musical experience. Mariah Carey’s self-titled debut album marked the beginning of her prolific career as a vocalist and songwriter. Known for her impressive vocal range, Carey’s style blends pop, R&B, and soul influences. “I Don’t Wanna Cry” remains a beloved track in Mariah Carey’s discography. Its emotional resonance, combined with Carey’s vocal prowess, has made it a favorite among fans and a testament to her ability to convey complex emotions through her music.