What's a "Baby Classic" you ask? It's a mega-hit that has just recently been birthed into "classic hits" status (a.k.a. 25+ years old!) Okay baby... "just call my naaaame....I'll be there!"
This week's baby classic reached #1 on Billboard's Top 100 chart, in July of 1992. Mariah's version of the 1970 hit from the Jackson 5, "I'll Be There", stayed on top for 2 weeks. This hit was a last minute addition to her MTV Unplugged set list.
Other things that happened this week in 1992:
Pop Culture: Whitney Houston married Bobby Brown
Cost: Tropicana Orange Juice, 64 oz in 1992: $1.99
News: Pablo Escobar, Colombian drug lord, escaped from prison
Movies: "Boomerang" ($42M) and "A League of Their Own" ($40M)
Births: Selena Gomez, American actress and singer born in Grand Prairie, Texas (26 years old)