Celine Dion

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Celine Dion singing “Taking Chances”

Celine Dion as we all know and love her 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. When she was 12 years old, Celine Dion put together her first demo recording that her mother helped to create. By the time she was 18 years old she produced 9 albums in French and received multiple awards.

Celine Dion, at the age of 20 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 to be recorded in English language with sales reaching over 1 million, and her position was further established when she composed the theme to Beauty and the Beast, Disney’s number one animated cartoon in 1992. Later the album named after the star “Celine Dion” that was released in United States featured the “Beauty and the Beast Song” and accumulated a whooping 12 million records sold.

We all remember the movie Titanic as the 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, just to name a few.

 

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