Celine Dion: Things To Know About The French Canadian Icon

Talking about Pop in the music industry, Celine Dion is one of the renowned singers that a lot of people admire. Born to the Charlemagne family from Quebec, the sonorous singer emerged as a star in her homeland even as a teen. Winning the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival in 1982 and the Eurovision Song Contest in 1988, where she represented Switzerland, gained her the first international recognition. Since then, the Queen of pop has been on top of her game in the music industry. Known for her beautiful voice and unconventional fashion sense, there are many things we don't know about this pop star. We have gathered a few things you will be amazed to find out about Celine Dion.

Her Husband’s Diagnosis

Celine Dion received shocking news about Rene Angelil in 1999. Doctors had diagnosed her husband of throat cancer. She assumed the role of the primary caretaker for her husband after doctors told the couple Rene Angelil would lose his basic abilities. It took the singer two career breaks to look after her husband of five years and former manager. Dion ensured that the father of his three children had lived well despite his medical condition. 

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She's Got No Dull Moment

The successful pop star may enjoy a glamorous music career, but she has also experienced several setbacks in her life. And some are yet to stop haunting her. Health challenges, several malicious rumors, and lack of privacy are issues she faced at one point or another. Amidst all these, Celine Dion has stood strong over the years. She has learned to overcome every hurdle that comes her way; indeed, she's one to admire.

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