Celine Dion

Celine Dion singing “Taking Chances”

Celine Dion we all know and love was born in 1968 in Quebec, Canada, and is one of the most popular singers in the world today.

Incredible talent

When Celine Dion was only 5 years old she would sing in the family-owned piano bar entertaining customers. At the age of 12 Celine Dion put together her first demo recording with the help of her mother. By the time she was 18 years old she produced 9 albums in French and received multiple awards.

Aged 20 she won the remarkable Eurovision Song Contest award that was hosted in Dublin, Ireland.  She gained heaps of fans as the contest was played live in Japan, Australia, Middle East and whole of Europe.

Only the start

Celine’s breakthrough came with the album Unison, the first one recorded in English language with sales reaching over 1 million. Her position in music industry was further established when she composed the theme to Beauty and the Beast, Disney’s number one animated cartoon in 1992. Featuring the theme,  the album “Celine Dion” released in the United states later accumulated a whooping 12 million records sold.

We all remember the movie Titanic’s song “My Heart Will Go On”, Celine Dion’s theme song for the movie. It brought her the number 1 place on the Billboard Hot 100 which marked her way to cooperate with stars like Luciano Pavarotti, Bee Gees, Bryan Adams, and others.


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