Céline Dion

This airticle is aboot the sangster. For her 1992 sel-titled album, see Celine Dion (album).
Céline Dion
Celine Dion Concert Singing Taking Chances 2008.jpg
Dion durin her Taking Chances Tour concert in Bell Centre, Montreal, on 19 August 2008.
Background information
Birth nameCéline Marie Claudette Dion
Born (1968-03-30) 30 Mairch 1968 (age 50)
OreiginCharlemagne, Quebec, Canadae
Genres
ThriftSangster,[1] sangwriter-composer,[2] actress[3]
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1980–present
LabelsSony Music Canada, Epic, 550, Columbia
Wabsteidcelinedion.com

Céline Marie Claudette Dion, CC OQ, (French pronunciation: [selin djɔ̃] ( listen); born Mairch 30, 1968), is a Canadian sangster. Born intae a lairge faimily frae Charlemagne, Quebec,[4] Dion emergit as a teen starn in the French-speakin warld efter her manager an futur husband René Angélil mortgagit his hame tae finance her first record.[5] In 1990, she released the Inglis-leid album Unison, establishin hersel as a viable pop airtist in North Americae an ither Inglis-speakin auries o the warld.[6]

Dion haed first gained internaitional recognition in the 1980s bi winnin baith the 1982 Yamaha World Popular Song Festival an the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest whare she representit Swisserland.[7][8] Follaein a series o French albums in the early 1980s, she signed on to CBS Records Canadae in 1986. Durin the 1990s, wi the help o Angélil, she achievit warldwide fame efter signin wi Epic Records an releasin several Inglis albums alang wi additional French albums, becomin ane o the maist successfu airtists in pop muisic history.[9][10] Housomeivver, in 1999 at the hicht o her success, Dion annooncit a hiatus frae entertainment in order tae stairt a faimily an spend time wi her husband, who haed been diagnosed wi cancer.[10][11] She returned tae the tap o pop muisic in 2002 an signed a three-year (later extendit tae amaist five years) contract tae perform nichtly in a five-starn theatrical show at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Paradise, Nevada.[12][13][14]

Dion's muisic haes been influencit bi genres rangin frae rock an R&B tae gospel an classical. While her releases hae aften receivit mixed creetical reception, she is renouned for her technically skilled an pouerful vocals.[15][16][17] Dion is the best-sellin Canadian airtist o aw time,[18][19] is the seicont best-sellin female airtist in the US durin the Nielsen SoundScan era,[20][21] an is the anerlie female airtist tae hae twa singles sell mair nor a million copies in the UK.[22] In addition, her 1995 album D'eux, is the best-sellin French-leid album o aw time.[23] In 2004, efter surpassin 175 million in album sales warldwide, she wis presentit wi the Chopard Diamond Awaird at the World Music Awards for becomin the best-sellin female airtist o aw time.[24][25] Accordin tae Sony Music Entertainment, Dion haes sauld ower 200 million albums warldwide.[26]

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