Celine Dion also known as Céline Marie Claudette Dion is a canadian singer and remains one of the best selling artist of all the time with a record sales of around 200 million copies worldwide.
Celine Dion Age
Celine Dion was born on 30th March 1968.
Celine Dion Net Worth
She is estimated to be worth $700 million
Celine Dion Career
Celine Dion gained her first international recognition by winning the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival in 1982 and the Eurovision Song Contest in 1988 where she represented Switzerland. She signed on to Epic Records in the United States after she learned to speak English.
In the year 1990, she released her debut album, Unison, which established her as a viable pop artist in North America and other areas of the world. It is in the 1990’s that Dion achieved worldwide fame after releasing several albums such as:
Falling into You
Let’s Talk About Love
Because You Loved Me
It’s All Coming Back to Me Now
My Heart Will Go On
I’m Your Angel
The Power of Love
S’il suffisait d’aimer
Encore un soir
Celine Dion built her reputation as a very successful live performer with a new day on the Las Vegas Strip between the year 2003 and 2007. Her music ranges from rock and R&B to classical and also gospel music.
Dion has won many Grammy Awards which include Album of the Year and Record of the Year awards.
Celine Dion was born in Charlemagne which is 24 kilometers northeast of Montreal and is the youngest in a family of 14 children.
At the age of 12 years, Celine collaborated with her mother and brother to write and compose her first song “Ce n’était qu’un rêve”, which means “It Was Only a Dream”/”Nothing But A Dream” which her brother sent to René Angélil, who was a music manager and on hearing her voice, he decided to make her a music star. Later on, Celine started loving Angélil but did not want her mother to know.
After Celine’s win at the Eurovision Song Contest in Dublin in 1988, their relationship with Angélil moved from prosessional to romantic and in the year 1993 they became engaged on Dion’s 25th birthday.They later married on December 17, 1994, at Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Quebec and on January 5th 2000, they renewed their wedding vows in Las Vegas. Angélil died from throat cancer on 14th January 2016.
On 25th January 2001, they were blessed with their first born son René-Charles Angélil and On Saturday, 23rd October 2010, they were blessed with fraternal twins Eddy and Nelson.
Celine Dion fans have raised concern over her excessive loss of weight eventually making her look unhealthy but she has maintained that that she is fine and that she has been skinny all her life.