1. Celine Dion Honors Husband René Angélil With Touching Video a Year After His Death

    January 14, 2017 5:13 PM EST 0 0 0 A year after the death of René Angélil, Celine Dion has shared a video in remembrance of her husband's life. "Today, January 14th, it’s been a year since René left us. He will always be in our hearts," the singer captioned the video, ...

  2. Celine Dion to Speak But Won't Sing at Rene Angelil Memorial

    February 03, 2016 6:41 PM EST 0 0 0 Celine Dion will address the audience, but she isn't expected to sing at the memorial in Las Vegas for Rene Angelil, her husband and manager credited launching with her career. Angelil died on Jan. 14 after a long battle with throat cancer in t ...

  3. Celine Dion Mourns Husband Rene Angelil at Montreal Funeral

    Celine Dion Mourns Husband Rene Angelil at Montreal Funeral

    January 25, 2016 11:25 AM EST 1 0 0 Canadian political leaders and entertainers joined award-winning singer Celine Dion on Friday in honoring the life of her husband. Rene Angelil plucked her out of childhood obscurity and propelled her wochit entertainment , entertainment news , 5min ...

  4. Celine Dion Joined by Loved Ones at Husband Rene Angelil's Funeral

    January 23, 2016 1:06 PM EST 0 0 0 A veiled, expressionless Celine Dion sat in silence at Montreal's Notre-Dame Basilica on Friday (Jan. 22) as she, along with hundreds of her friends, family members and fans mourned the loss of her husband and longtime manager, René Angélil . F ...

  5. Funeral of Celine Dion's Husband Rene Angelil Broadcast Live on Canadian TV & Online

    January 22, 2016 5:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Cable news channels & online streaming captured a grieving Celine Dion and her three children arriving at Montreal's Notre-Dame Basilica to bid farewell. Canadian cable news channels provided live coverage Friday (Jan. 22) of the national f ...

  6. Celine Dion's Brother Daniel Dies

    January 16, 2016 2:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Just two days after Celine Dion 's husband René Angélil  died at age 73 from cancer, Dion's older brother Daniel has also passed away. Daniel, 59, had been battling brain, tongue and throat cancer, according to his sister Claudette,  per T ...

  7. Rene Angelil Funeral Will Be Held at Church Where He Married Celine Dion

    January 15, 2016 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Celine Dion 's husband René Angélil, who died Thursday at age 73 , will have his funeral at Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, where Dion and Angélil were married 21 years ago, according to a statement from her rep.  On Jan. 21, there will be a C ...

  8. Celine Dion's Husband Was 'Class Personified': Canadian Music Execs Remember René Angélil

    January 15, 2016 3:56 PM EST 3.021 k 0 66 René Angélil , who mortgaged his house to fund the first record by a 12-year-old Quebecois vocal powerhouse named Céline Dion , making her an international star and eventually marrying the singer, died Jan. 14 after a 17-year battle with thro ...

  9. Celine Dion Has New Manager as Rene Angelil Steps Down

    June 12, 2014 11:50 AM EDT Veteran Quebec live entertainment exec Aldo Giampaolo is headed to Las Vegas to become CEO of Feeling Productions. Rene Angelil is stepping down as manager of wife Celine Dion, making way for veteran live entertainment exec Aldo Giampaolo to steer ...

  10. Celine Dion Preps Performance on 'The Voice' Finale, Keen to Try Acting

    December 16, 2013 3:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Virtually every entertainer has a misfire. But it's news when an album by one of the best-selling recording artists in history quickly tumbles down the charts. Celine Dion's first all-new English-language album in six years, "Loved Me ...

  11. Celine Dion Shows Edge, and Tries Out New Characters, on 'Loved Me Back to Life'

    October 29, 2013 2:00 PM EDT For her first English-language album in six years, Celine Dion has tapped current songwriters like Sia and Ne-Yo for a sound that reminds people-or at least her son-of Rihanna Celine Dion packs two ­albums right now as she travels the country, and ...

  12. Ask Billboard: Happy Birthday, Celine Dion!

    March 30, 2012 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every week. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and coun ...

  13. Man Enters Celine Dion's Home, Pours Bath, Gets Arrested

    September 07, 2011 9:28 AM EDT 0 0 0 A 36-year-old man has been charged after he allegedly broke into singer Celine Dion 's home near Montreal, raided the fridge and even took the time to pour himself a bath, police said Tuesday. He was nabbed by police in the Montreal suburb of L ...

  14. Ask Billboard: Celine Dion Celebrates Chart Anniversary

    December 10, 2010 5:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and co ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Rihanna Talks 'Love the Way You Lie Part II,' Lady Gaga Becomes a College Course

    October 29, 2010 6:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Rihanna Reunites with Eminem on 'Love The Way You Lie (Part II)' Eminem and Rihanna will follow their Hot 100-topping single "Love The Way You Lie" wi ...

  16. Celine Dion Gives Birth to Twins

    October 24, 2010 10:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 Grammy-winning singer Celine Dion gave birth on Saturday to twin boys, her representatives said. Dion, 42, had the twins by Caesarean section shortly after 11 a.m. at a Florida hospital. The Canadian-born singer and husband Rene Angelil also have a ...

  17. Celine Dion Hospitalized as Pregnancy Precaution

    October 18, 2010 10:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 C eline Dion has been admitted to a Florida hospital to prevent the early delivery of her twins. A representative for the superstar singer said Monday that Dion is at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Fla. The hospitalization was re ...

  18. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Dave Clark Five saxophonist Denis Payton dies at age 63 after a long illness. 2006 - Dave Clark Five saxophonist Denis Payton dies at age 63 after a long illness. 2003 - Rapper Nas is charged with assault stemming from a Dec. 10 altercation i ...

  19. Huge Vegas Grosses Bridge Gap To Dion Tour

    January 23, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A five-year residency in Las Vegas and an unusually long lead-time between onsales and play dates seem to have had zero impact on demand for Celine Dion's upcoming Taking Chances world tour, which beg A five-year residency in Las Vegas and an u ...

  20. Dion Wraps Box-Office Busting Vegas Run

    December 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Celine Dion called it a wrap at Caesars Palace, acknowledging in her final show that pregnancy and poor early reviews almost sank her titanic five-year engagement. Celine Dion called it a wrap at Caesars Palace, acknowledging in her final show that ...

  21. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Dave Clark Five saxophonist Denis Payton dies at age 63 after a long illness. 2006 - Dave Clark Five saxophonist Denis Payton dies at age 63 after a long illness. 2003 - Rapper Nas is charged with assault stemming from a Dec. 10 altercation i ...

  22. Celine Ready To Take 'Chances' On New Album

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As the process of recording her first major studio release in four years reaches its climax, Celine Dion is already calling the upcoming "Taking Chances" her favorite English-language album. Due Nov. As the process of recording her first m ...

  23. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Bianca Halstead, lead singer of the rock band Betty Blowtorch, dies while riding in a speeding car that goes out of control and crashes on Interstate 10 near New Orleans. She is 36.<br c 2003 - Rapper Nas is charged with ...

  24. CHART BEAT CHAT

    August 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Celine Dion, Taylor Hicks, ageism and more! IT'S ALL COMING BACK TO US NOW Hello Fred, You must get quite frustrated with so many questions about the divas: Janet [Jackson], Whitney [Houston], Mariah [Carey] and Mad ...

  25. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Bianca Halstead, lead singer of the rock band Betty Blowtorch, dies while riding in a speeding car that goes out of control and crashes on Interstate 10 near New Orleans. She is 36.<br c 2003 - Rapper Nas is charged with ...

  26. Celine Dion: For Keeps

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 More than an authorized biography, Jenna Glatzer's "Celine Dion: For Keeps" draws on the artist's personal archives, compiling photographs and mementoes from throughout her career. In addition to new Some of her producers say tha ...

  27. Celine Extends Las Vegas Run

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Celine Dion has extended her run at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas for an additional year. Celine Dion has extended her run at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas for an additional year. The announcement was made at a Sept. 16 press conference in t ...

  28. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Country artist Brad Paisley appears as a special guest on the ABC sitcom "According to Jim," staring Jim Belushi. The episode, titled "The Brother-In-Law," follows a September visit the 2002 - Country ar ...

  29. Dion's 'New Day' Opens In Las Vegas

    March 26, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "What you see is real. I am really that high," Dion said happily after flying to the rafters in the premier performance. Celine Dion opened a three-year gig in the new $95 million Colosseum theater last night (March 25) at Las Vegas' ...

  30. Celine 'Heart' Opens On 'A New Day'

    March 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. There's a new driving force in Celine Dion's career. Her $10 million contract to become the face and vocal signature of DaimlerChrysler has prompted a new album, "One Heart," just a ...

  31. Couple Indicted In Celine-Related Extortion Case

    March 07, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A California woman and her husband have been indicted on extortion, conspiracy, and bribery charges after claiming that Celine Dion's husband/manager Rene Angelil raped the woman in a Las Vegas Strip A California woman and her husband have been ...

  32. Couple Arrested In Dion Extortion Case

    January 20, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A California woman and her husband have been arrested in Las Vegas for allegedly trying to blackmail $13.5 million from Celine Dion's husband and manager, Rene Angelil, who the woman says raped her. Y A California woman and her husband have bee ...

  33. This Day in Music

    December 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>German opera singer Martha Moedl, who rose to international fame with her performances of Wagner in the 1950s and 1960s, dies at a hospital in Stuttgart, Germany, after a long illness. S 2001 - German opera singer Martha Mo ...

  34. Dion Begins Belgian Rehearsals For Vegas Show

    October 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After settling into her leafy new Belgian villa, Canadian star Celine Dion got down to work today (Oct. 17), preparing for a new Las Vegas show which will mark her return to the stage next year. After settling into her leafy new Belgian villa, Canad ...

  35. Accuser Of Dion's Husband Released From Jail

    May 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A woman who says she was raped by the husband of singer Celine Dion has been freed from jail after agreeing to repay more than $550,000 to a Las Vegas casino in a bad check case. Yun Kyeong Kwon Sung, A woman who says she was raped by the husband of ...

  36. Celine Ready 'To Discover Something New'

    May 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Celine Dion knew she wanted to try something different after a two-year break to start a family. Now she is preparing to share a Las Vegas stage with a flying piano and 70 dancers during her upcoming. Celine Dion knew she wanted to try something dif ...

  37. Angelil Accuser Arrested For Forgery

    April 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The woman who accused Rene Angelil, Celine Dion's husband and manager, of rape has been arrested for check forgery in California. Yun Kyeong Sung Kwon was arrested in Pasadena on a check forgery warra The woman who accused Rene Angelil, Celine ...

  38. Woman Sues Celine Dion's Husband For Rape

    March 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A Los Angeles woman has filed a civil suit against Celine Dion's husband, accusing him of raping her in a Las Vegas hotel two years ago. Yun Kyeong Sung Kwon wants to overturn a settlement reached wit A Los Angeles woman has filed a civil suit ...

  39. Celine Dion Is Vegas Bound

    May 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Celine Dion has committed to a three-year, 600-show engagement at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, to debut in March 2003. She will perform in a theatrical presentation directed by Franco Dragone (Cirque Celine Dion has committed to a three-year, ...

  40. Billboard Bits: Celine Dion, Martina McBride, Jon B.I

    January 25, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Celine Dion's baby, Martina McBride live, and Jon B.'s new album Singer Celine Dion gave birth to a boy in Florida early Thursday, three weeks ahead of her due date. Named Rene Charles, the first child for Dion and husband/manager ...