Celine Dion is a well known famous singer from Canada. She rose to fame by winning the World song Festival in the year 1982 and she also came out as a winner of a Euro song contest. Later she released her debut album in English and she managed to make herself a household name in North America and other English speaking countries. Worldwide fame came to her through her bestselling albums falling into you and let’s talk about Love. She holds a record of being the best selling artist of Canada and she is also one of the biggest selling artists worldwide. She has sold over 200 million copies all over the world. Celine Dion is fluent in French and English language. She was given the nickname Queen for pop because of her flawless voice and amazing singing skills.
Early Life and Child Hood
Celine Dion was born on 30th March 1968 in a rural area in Quebec. She was born into a very poor family and the family struggles to meet ends. Her mother was a housewife and father was a butcher. She has 12 other siblings besides her and she was the 13th child of her parents and also the youngest of all. She was brought up under loving parents and a friendly environment.
The love for music was evident in the town she grew up so it was only natural for her to adapt to a lifestyle that had music involved day and night. She grew up in poverty but was a happy child because of the warm relationship she had with her family. Her mother and father were French Canadian so her ethnicity is a mix of French and Canadian. She attended elementary school and middle school in Quebec but dropped out of high school because of her keen interest in music.
Celine Dion’s some of the best Songs
- Nothing but a dream
- If you asked me to
- Nothing broken but my heart
- Love can move mountains
- The last to know
- My heart will go on
- Where does my heartbeat now
- Because you loved me
Net worth of Celine Dion
The net worth of the talented singer is estimated to be around $650 million. She has made almost all her money from her singing career. Because of her successful career in music, she takes up to $5000,000 for each show. Her most of the income comes from her sold-out concerts and over 20 million album sales. She is also the brand ambassador for many popular brands so that adds up to her salary as well. Celine is still active in her music career and her net worth is expected to rise in the near future.
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Husband and Personal Life
Celine was married to a song producer and musician Rene Angelil. The couple was in love with each other for a long time but due to privacy concerns, they didn’t let the world know about their relationship. They had a hidden marriage for many years and they acknowledged themselves as a couple in 1994.
They had a son shortly after they got married. Later she got pregnant with their second child but had a miscarriage. A few years later she gave birth to twins and the couple has a total of 3 children. In an unfortunate event Celine Dion’s husband died in 2016. The shock of her husband passing away was unbearable for her but she managed to come back to life after years of despair and sorrow. She is now a single parent to her 3 children and the family is leading a happy life.