Celine Dion - Updated Apr 2024

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Charlemagne, Canada
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Charlemagne, Canada

Celine Dion


Celine Dion is a famous Canadian personality who is popular as an amazing singer. The singer has managed to gain millions of fans and followers from her song “My Heart Will Go On” which is from the 1997 blockbuster movie “Titanic”. Since then Celine Dion has become a legendary female singer who is popular all over the world.

Early Life

Céline Marie Claudette Dion is the artist full name. She was born to her parents, father, Adhémar Dion, and mother, Therese Dion. Her birthdate is 30th of March 1968 and her birthplace is Charlemagne, Canada. Likewise, Celine Dion holds Canadian nationality and she follows the Christian religion. Celine’s age as of 2022 is 54 years and her sun sign is Aries. The singer was born into a big family and she has thirteen siblings. Celine was born as the youngest of fourteen kids into a poor family.

Celine’s father was a butcher whereas her mother was a housewife. Even though Celine has born into a poor family who had to face poverty very often, they were having a happy time as well. Her family loved music and even had a small piano bar whose name was Le Vieux Baril. As for education, the popular singer went to a local elementary school named Ecole St, Jude in Charlemagne. However, she left school after she turned twelve years old to focus and pursue her career as a singer.

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Caption: Celine when she was a kid (Source: Instagram)

Celine Dion – Career and Professional Life

When Celine was just 5 years old, she performed for the first time at her brother’s marriage. Then, Celine began performing more with her siblings at her parents’ bar. After she turned twelve years old, Celine composed the song “Ce n’était qu’un rêve” together with her mother and brother. Then, Celine sent the demo tape of their song to Rene Angelil who was a music manager. Rene Angelil immediately called her and mortgaged his own house for Celine’s 1st album “La Voix du Bon Dieu” (The Voice of God).

The album then became successful and Celine was a star in Quebec. Celine took part in the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival in the year 1982 in Tokyo, Japan. There, she became the winner of the award for “Top Performer” and also the gold medal for “Best Song”. After this, Celine was getting more popular not only in Canada but in every part of the world. Likewise, for some more years, Celine took part in competitions all over the world in several countries like Europe, Australia, and Asia.

It was the moment when Celine Dion was trying to get more popular. After singing every song till that day in French, Celine finally began learning English. Then, Dion came up with her English-language 1st album, ‘Unison’ in the year 1990 in North America which was out the following year. In the year 1993, Celine brought another album ‘The Colour of My Love’ which was showing romantic ballads adding ‘When I Fall in Love’ and ‘The Power of Love’.

Some more about her career

In the year 1997, Celine came up with the album, “Let’s Talk About Love” which also consists of the romantic ballad, “My Heart Will Go On”. The song was also included as the love theme in the popular movie “Titanic” which later turned out to become Celine Dion’s signature song. After that, Celine decided to take a break from her music career for some time to focus and take care of her family. In the year 2002, the singer came back with the album, “A New Day Has Come”, after taking a break for five years.

Then, in the same year, the artist declared a 3-year, six-hundred show contract to be present 5 nights every week in an entertainment extravaganza, “A New Day…” at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. On 25th March 2003, the 1st show was out in a four-thousand-seat stadium. Celine Dion performed her biggest success in the show which was a mix of music, dance, and also visual effects. Its choreographer was Mia Michaels and the director was Dragone. Moreover, the shows turned out to become successful and were processed till late 2007.

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Caption: Celine performing at a show (Source: Instagram)

Celine Dion – Achievements and Net Worth

As a talented and outstanding singer, Celine Dion has received 5 Grammy Awards, adding Album of the Year for her work in “Falling Into You” and Record of the Year for her work in “My Heart Will Go On”. Celine had gained over 175 million in album sales from all over the world by the year 2004. Dion was even presented with the Chopard Diamond Award at the World Music Awards for turning into the best-selling female artist of all time. Moreover, Celine has successfully received various other Félix Awards, adding”Best Female Performer” and “Discovery of the Year”.

Being an amazing and inspirational singer, Celine Dion has a stunning net worth. Celine has a whooping net worth of around $800 million which she has been earning from her only career as a singer. Together with the wealth, the singer has also earned maximum fame from all over the world. As of now, Celine is living a luxurious and relaxing life remembering her late-life partner. Moreover, Celine has also earned various money from her numerous stage performances, concerts, sponsors, and collaborations.

Celine Dion – Relationship Status

On 17th December 1994, Celine Dion became the wife of her manager, Rene Angelil at Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Quebec. In the year 1980, the couple got to meet each other when Celine was just twelve years old and Rene was thirty-eight years old. They began dating each other in April 1987. In the year 1991, the couple’s engagement was done. Celine and Rene together have three kids. On 25th January 2001, their eldest son, Rene-Charles Angelil was born.

Similarly, on 23rd October 2010, the couple was blessed with a fraternal twin, Nelson, and Eddy. Moreover, Celine was present on the cover of Hello! magazine together with her kids on 9th December 2010. Unfortunately, Celine’s life partner passed away on 14th January 2016 due to cancer. It was the saddest and most heartbreaking part of Celine’s life and she has also shared her feelings for her late husband in various interviews.

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Caption: Celine with her family (Source: Pinterest)

Body Measurement

Regarding the singer’s physical appearance, Celine has a very slim body type with a fair complexion. She has a good height of 5 feet 7 inches or else 171 cm or 1.71 m. Similarly, Celine has a body weight of around 53 kg or 117 lbs. The body measurements of the artist are 34-24-35 inches and her bra size is 34 B. Celine wears a shoe size 8 (US) and loves to dress in a very sweet and stylish way. Even after becoming the mother of three kids she is very beautiful and has very beautifully managed herself even in her older days. The artist is currently as beautiful as she was in her younger days. Moreover, Celine has a pair of dark brown eyes with dark brown hair color.

Social Media

The singer is highly active on the social media platform. Celine has an Instagram account with 4.6 million followers and a Twitter account with 915.8 thousand followers. Similarly, the singer also has a Facebook page where she has gained 24 million followers. Celine is a very popular personality it is about just on social media and the whole world. The singer has managed to win everyone’s hearts across the world. Moreover, the singer has her own YouTube channel where she uploads her beautiful music. There Celine has gained 5.12 million subscribers as of March 2021.