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02/12/1995 Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men are at #1 on the US singles chart

"One Sweet Day" is a song by American singer Mariah Carey and R&B group Boyz II Men. The artists co-wrote the song with Walter Afanasieff, who co-produced it with Carey. The song speaks about the death of a loved one, how the protagonist took their presence for granted and misses them, and finally about seeing the person in heaven.


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