Celine Dion

Celine Dion

Pop Singer

Céline Marie Claudette Dion CC OQ is a Canadian singer. Noted for her powerful and technically skilled vocals, Dion is the best-selling Canadian recording artist, and the best-selling French-language artist of all time. Her music has incorporated genres such as pop, rock, R&B, gospel, and classical music.

Full Name
Céline Marie Claudette Dion
Mar 30, 1968
5′ 7″
Net Worth


Celine Dion was born on March 30, 1968, in Charlemagne, Quebec, Canada. She is the youngest of 14 children in her family and began singing at a young age. At the age of 12, she competed in a local talent contest and won first place with her rendition of “It's Not Easy to Say Goodbye”. She went on to release several French language albums and become an international star with her English language album “Unison”. 

In the 1990s, Dion released several hit singles including “My Heart Will Go On” which became the theme song for the film “Titanic” and won her an Academy Award for Best Original Song. The success of this single propelled Dion to superstardom. In 1997, she embarked on an ambitious world tour and released three more albums before taking a break from performing in 1999. In 2002, she returned with another successful world tour and has since released several more studio albums. 

Dion has been acclaimed by critics throughout her career for her powerful vocal range, emotional ballads and energetic pop songs. She has sold over 200 million records worldwide making her one of the best selling music artists of all time. She has received awards from both sides of the Atlantic Ocean such as five Grammy Awards and seven Juno Awards from Canada as well as being inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 2004 and receiving France's highest honor - The Legion d'Honneur - in 2017.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1968</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Celine Dion is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On March 30th, 1968, Celine Marie Claudette Dion was born in Charlemagne, Quebec.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1981</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">1st Album is Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dion releases her first album at the age of 13 and goes on to become a teen idol in Quebec.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1988</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">"The Colour of My Love" is Released </h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">The album went triple platinum and made Dion an international star.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1996</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">"Falling Into You" is Released </h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">The album won two Grammy Awards, selling over 20 million copies worldwide.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1999</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Opens Up Las Vegas Residency</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dion begins her residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2002</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Sings at Super Bowl XXXVI</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dion performs “God Bless America” and “The Star Spangled Banner” during the halftime show.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives French Legion of Honor Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dion receives the French Legion of Honor Award for her contributions to music.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's an Incredible Singer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Celine Dion is a world-renowned singer who has been captivating audiences for decades with her powerful voice. Her songs are beautiful, emotional, and inspiring, making her a beloved artist around the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She Has an Amazing Personality</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Celine Dion is known for being one of the most down to earth celebrities out there. She’s always positive, friendly, and humble, which makes her even more endearing to fans.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She Has Inspired Others</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Celine Dion is not only an amazing singer, but she's also an inspiration to many people. Her story of overcoming obstacles in her life and succeeding despite all odds has made her a role model to many people around the world.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Won 5 Grammy Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Celine Dion has won five Grammy awards, including Album of the Year in 1996 for her album Falling Into You.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> First Canadian Artist to Reach #1 on the US Charts</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Celine Dion was the first Canadian artist to reach the number one spot on the US Billboard Hot 100 with her song "My Heart Will Go On" in 1998.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Founded a Charity Organization</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Celine Dion founded the Celine Dion Foundation which works to support causes related to children, health and education and provides aid to those in need.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> World's Best Selling Female Artist</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Celine Dion is the world's best selling female artist of all time, having sold over 220 million albums worldwide.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Received the Order of Canada</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 1998, Celine Dion was awarded the Order of Canada for her contribution to music, humanitarian work and philanthropy.</p></div>


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