Celine Dion's net worth and path to success

Celine Dion's net worth and path to success

Celine Dion is one of the most successful women in the music industry. Her talent was discovered while she was a child and has brought her amazing achievements in music and in life. Continue reading the article to find out how much Celine Dion net worth is, her career achievements and her success story.

Celine Dion net worth and path to success

Celine Dion net worth

Only in the United States, the singer's albums 50 million copies. Dion is in the Top 30 of the most sold performers in America. Fans around the world have purchased more than 200 million copies of her album.

Also, the sources of income of the actress are live performances in various countries of the world. In 2008 this lady earned 279 million thanks to Taking Chances World Tour. Dion reached the 18th place on the list of 20 best tours in the music history. Also, an additional part of her income is related to the acting. The most memorable works are Hell’s Kitchen, Sur la piste du Marsupilami, Muppets Most Wanted, although there are many others.

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Celine Dion's net worth is $400 million. According to the Forbes magazine, she made $42 million in 2017.

Celine Dion does not only make money, she also willingly shares them with those who need help. This singer is considered one of the most charitable stars who understand that money returns to those who know how to give them to others.

Now let's take a closer look at how a 12 years old girl became an amazing woman and world superstar.

Childhood

Celine Dion was born on March 30, 1968, in the Canadian province of Quebec, became the fourteenth and the youngest child in the family. When the future singer was a little girl her parents had a small restaurant. She began to sing in front of the customers in her parents' restaurant. Then Celine was only five years old. And in 1980, she recorded a demo tape with the song "Ce n'etait qu'un reve" ("It was only a dream").

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Celine Dion net worth

Career of the singer

The song was sent to Montreal where it was heard by manager Rene Angelil. He invited Celine to sing live. The performance impressed the man so much that he wanted to make the girl a star. However, the record company did not invest in the child. Nevertheless, Rene produced the first two Celine Dion records. These are the "The Voice of God" and "Christmas Songs."

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Their release became a real sensation. Celine Dion won her her first awards. Among them is a gold medal from the «Yamaha World Song Festival» in Tokyo. Over the next five years, the singer recorded 9 albums with songs in French. In 1983, Dion became the first Canadian to have a gold single in France. This is the song «D'amour ou d'amitie».

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Celine Dion net worth and path to success

The girl worked very hard and in 1986 she took a vacation for 12 months and began to improve her image. Celine put braces on her teeth, changed her hairstyle and wardrobe. She also began to learn English.

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In France, the position of the artist was entrenched after the release of a new album in 1990. In it, were the songs of Luke Plamondon which previously were performed by other artists.

In the same year, appeared the first record in English "Unison". The album became gold in the US and six times platinum in Canada.

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A year later, Celine and Peabo Bryson recorded a song for the cartoon "Beauty and the Beast". The track took the 9th place on the prestigious "Billboard Hot 100". A little later, the singer was awarded "Oscar" and "Grammy" for it.

The second English-language record "Celine Dion" was released in 1992. It has become nine times platinum in Canada and twice in the US.

A year later the third record "The Colour of My Love" was created. It stunned all residents of the United Kingdom and the United States. A number of songs were used as movie soundtracks, for example for "Sleepless in Seattle" and "Close to the heart".

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Celine Dion net worth

The triumph came in 1994. The song from the album "Think Twice" began to make its way to the top of the prestigious world chart "UK Top 40". For several weeks, it kept on the second place and in the beginning of 1995 became a leader. The composition stayed there for seven weeks. This is a real rarity for such a chart. In 1995, Dion released an album in French "D'eux" and it became the best among the other French records of the singer. In addition, the almbun received gold in Britain.

The peak of Celine Dion's career is the 1996 "Falling Into You" album. Eventually, the musical Olympus was reached. In the autumn of the same year, the album became the leader of the Billboard 200 and earned two Grammys. It became the most sold in 1996.

It is worth noting that in the same year, Dion participated in the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Atlanta.

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"Titanic" and further fame

In 1997, Celine Dion got a tempting offer from James Cameron. The singer sang the soundtrack "My Heart Will Go On" to the sensational film "Titanic". The composition received an Oscar and three Grammys. A little later, Celine Dion's album "Let's Talk About Love" appeared.

Celine Dion path to success

Celine began also recorded songs with many other notable musicians like, Barbara Streisand, Bee Gees, Carole King, Bryan Adams, Andrea Bocelli, Luciano Pavarotti, Anastacia, Jean-Jacques Goldman, Richard Marx, Annie Murray, Cher, R. Kelly, and many others.

In 2002, Celine released the album "A New Day Has Come" and began to prepare a grandiose show "A new day". It started in early 2003 and ended only at the end of 2007.

In parallel, the artist did not stop recording albums. For example, the French-language «1 fille & 4 types» was released. In mid-2007, another album was recorded in French - "D'elles". A few months later the fans were delighted with the work in English "Taking Chances".

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At the end of summer 2009, the public learnt of the singer's pregnancy, but she lost the pregnancy a few months later. Almost immediately, Dion returned to work.

Celine Dion path to success

Interesting facts about Celine Dion

  • She may be called Doctor Dion. This is not related to the medical profession. University Laval awarded her an honorary doctorate in music.
  • There were many rumors about the fact that the singer became famous thanks to the love affair with her producer. Celine Dion and Rene Angelil met for the first time when a 12-year-old girl came with her mother to audition. After the 38-year-old man appreciated the vocal talent of the young lady, he nearly burst into tears. By the way, Celine had far not stellar appearance at that time.
Celine Dion and Rene Angelil
  • Some argued that the singer only dated the producer for the sake of her music. Others considered the producer an old debauchee. But a lot of fans still believed in the true feelings of the two lovers. In 1994, the couple got engaged in the cathedral of Notre Dame, Montreal.
  • Over time, Celine began to dream of only one thing - children. But her husband had a terrible diagnosis - throat cancer. For the sake of Rene the singer left the show business, two years was a housewife and a nurse.

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  • After the operation, Celine Dion was informed that she may forget about children with Rene Angelil. But she began to try IVF. This helped her become a mother. On January 25, 2001, the couple had a son, Rene-Charles. At that moment the baby's father was already absolutely healthy.
Celine Dion family
  • In 1988, Celine Dion took part in the European Eurovision Song Contest. She defeated her closest competitor with a margin of one vote.
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Now you know how large the singer Celine Dion net worth is and what she had to do to achieve such a result. Let us wish her good luck and further career successes!

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