Shares her Music Memory
Mariah Carey - Hero
“My dad introduced me to Mariah Carey and her music when I was about seven years old. I remember this song specifically really giving me strength and empowering me to be who I was. I grew up in Scotland, I loved growing up there but I did feel very different being the only black person in school. Just having that encouragement, Mariah Carey often talks about being mixed race, so for me it was having someone who understood. Her voice cuts through so much that it feels like she is speaking to you.”
Create and share your musical memory. Connect with Facebook to see those of your friends and family.
Create and share your music memory. Tell the story of a song that reminds you of your childhood.
Connect with friends and family, create your own memory mix tape, and spread your story on Facebook and Twitter with #EndTheSilence
Donate the length of your song, or any amount, to help end the silence and give hope to children without a home.