Place of residence: Charlemagne, Quebec, Canada
Recording Company: Epic
March 30, 1968. In the small town of Charlemagne, near Montreal, was born Celine Dion
. She was the youngest 14, the child in the family of Theresa and Adhemar (Adhemar) Dion
1973. A few years after her birth, my parents bought a small restaurant "Le Vieux Baril" (Old Cask), it is there, under akkomponement parents (akordion
and violin), Celine
first became public speaking. She was only five years.
1980. With the mother and older brother (my mother invented the word, and my brother music) Celine
recorded a demo tape with the song "Ce n'etait qu'un reve" (It was only a dream). The tape was sent to Montreal, a local rock-manager Rene Andzhelilu. Listening to the recording, Rene invited Celine
to her, in order that she would sing it live. Her performance so fascinated him that Rene promises to make a superstar Celine
. But it was not so easy. No record company did not dare to invest their money in a teenager. Rene does not give up, he lays his house and with the money, writes the first two albums Celine
"La Voix du bon Dieu" (The Voice of the Gods), and "Celine
Chante Noel" (Christmas song Celine
). After the release of these albums, Celine
is Canadian sensation. It was noticed, and appreciated her talent, she received her first award, including the gold medal at the Yamaha World Song Festival in Tokyo. Over the next five years, she has time to record 9 albums in French.
became the first Canadian, who has gold in France. Gold becomes her single "D'amour ou d'amitie".
takes a vacation for a year. During this time she changed her image: fixes teeth (with metal straps), makes a new hairstyle, buy a new wardrobe. And also starting to learn English.
participates in Eurovision, and won ... by just one vote. This statement is significant is the fact that here the first time he kissed Rene Celine
began a long (6 years before the wedding), a romantic relationship.
1990. Released the first English album Celine
"Unison". He becomes the gold (500 000 copies.) In the U.S., and 6 times platinum (600 000 copies.) In Canada. This is her first success in the U.S., the song "Where Does My Heart Beat Now" takes 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.
1991. Celine Dion
and Peabo Bryson (Peabo Bryson) recorded a song for the Walt Disney cartoon "Beauty and the Beast". It takes 9 on the Billboard Hot 100. And in the next 1992, the day of birth Selin, this song gets an Oscar, and also because of the song Celine
gets her first Grammy.
1992. Second English album Celine
" is double platinum (2 000 000 copies.) In the United States, and nine times platinum (900 000 copies.) In Canada. In the same year held the first round of Celine
in the U.S., it opened the concert by Michael Bolton (was razogrevkoy) ...
1993. The third English album Celine
"The Colour of My Love" gets a runaway success in the U.S. and the UK. In Canada, it becomes a diamond (1 000 000 copies).. The song from the album "When I Fall In Love" sounds in the soundtrack of the movie "Sleepless in Seattle" and the song "Because You Loved Me" to the soundtrack of the movie "Close to Heart" (Up Close and Personal).
December 1994. Celine
and Rene finally married. The wedding took place in Notre Dame Basilica in Old Montreal. Results for the wedding was spent 500 000 dollars.
launches French-language album - "D'eux". He becomes the best album from ever entering the French language. He even gets the gold in the UK, this is the first ever UK. In France, the album stayed in first place 44 weeks.
1996. Turns out the fourth English album Celine
"Falling Into You". In September, the album took first place in the Billboard 200, he also becomes the most sold-album in 1996, and received two Grammy Award ... In the same year, Cц?line participates in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Atlanta.
1997. James Cameron invites Celine Dion
perform a song "My Heart Will Go On", which will serve as the theme of the movie "Titanic". This song gets Oscar (1998) and three Grammy Awards (1999). So this year, the album goes "Let's Talk About Love", which in the first place is still the same song ...
April 1999. Celine
interrupts his concert tour, because of Rene ... He had discovered a tumor on his throat, with the assumption of cancer.
2000. Celine Dion
released a collection of his hits "All The Way".
February 25, 2001. Miracle, Celine Dion
, finally gave birth. For seven years she tried to get pregnant, but nothing worked, Celine
and Rene have despaired, and in vain ... A week after the Valentine's Day Celine Dion
gave birth to a boy, who was named Rene-Charles.
Life goes on ...
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