Washington D. C., Jan. 17: Canadian singer Celine Dion's elder brother Daniel has passed away this morning after losing his battle with cancer. He was 59 years old.
Daniel died this morning in Dion's native Montreal, Us magazine reports.
The singer's brother died just two days after her husband Rene Angelil's demise.
The bereaved family in a statement said Daniel will be remembered as a gentle and reserved man of many talents.
Washington D. C., Jan. 16: Rene Angelil's funeral will be held in the same cathedral where he married singer Celine Dion 21 years ago.
Sources close to the 47-year-old songstress revealed that Angelil's funeral will be held at the Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, which will be followed by a religious service, reports TMZ. com.
The insiders also revealed that Dion is also planning a celebration of life for her late husband in Las Vegas. That will be held on February 3 at the Caesars Palace Colosseum where she regularly performs. (ANI)
Washington, Mar 21 - Celine Dion will resume her tour with a new act at Caesars Palace Las Vegas in late August, it has been revealed.
The Canadian songstress had announced last year that she was taking an indefinite leave from the stage to care for her husband, Rene Angelil, who had been diagnosed with cancer, ABC News reported.
The 46-year-old singer told the network that she and her husband were taking life one day at a time but they were choosing to live.
London, Oct 19 - Celine Dion is seeking a buyer for her island mansion that has gone on the market for 14million pounds, it has been reported.
Situated on Ile Gagnon, a private island on the River Mille Iles in Quebec, Canada, the six-bedroom house boasts a paneled library, gym, games room, vaulted stone wine cellar, pool and a pool house, the Daily Express reported.
The mansion, which was built in 2001, can only be accessed by crossing a gate bridge.
London, Aug 14 - Celine Dion has put her career on 'indefinitely' hold because of health and family reasons, it has been revealed.
The 46-year-old singer said on her official website that she had made the decision so that she could focus 100percent of her attention on her husband and family, the BBC reported.
Washington, March 4 - Celine Dion's husband Rene Angelil is recovering after secretly undergoing surgery for throat cancer - nearly 15 years after he last battled the disease.
The 45-years-old singer has been juggling her Las Vegas concert residency with nursing Angelil back to full health since December 23, (2013), when the 72-year-old manager had the tumour successfully removed, Contactmusic reported.
Los Angeles, Aug 31 : Singer Celine Dion has put her "bedroom voice" to use for her new album “Loved Me Back To Life”.
The 45-year-old says fans can expect a raspier sound from her new material, reports contactmusic. com.
"There was a point in my career I can remember for maybe 10 years it was all about, 'Who's gonna hold a note longer? Who's gonna sing the note higher? And that's what the industry demanded,” Dion told Billboard magazine.
London, August 24 : Celine Dion posed topless wearing only leather pants and gloves for a new risque photoshoot.
In a departure from the 44-year-old singer's squeaky clean image, the mother-of-three has vamped it up in front of the camera in V magazine.
In the photograph, taken at her Florida home by photographer Sebastian Faena, she is seen preserving her modesty by clutching her breasts hands clad in arm-length leather gloves, the Daily Mail reported.
London, August 22 : Celine Dion has admitted she has a girly crush on chart sensation Adele.
Canadian singer Celine, 44, told Vegas magazine that she is one of the 24-year-old British star's biggest fans.
"I just love everything about her," she said.
Los Angeles, Aug 22 - Canadian singer Celine Dion says she is in awe of Adele's voice and adds that she is her biggest fan.
"I love literally everything about her. I love her extreme talent. I love her writing. Her songs come from the soul. She's incredibly beautiful," contactmusic. com quoted Dion as saying.
Los Angeles, March 5 - Singer Celine Dion says late singer Whitney Houston's talent was "an inspiration" but she had been dragged down by drugs and bad decisions.
"It's just really unfortunate that drugs, bad people, bad influences took over. It took over her dreams, her love and her motherhood," mirror. co. uk quoted the 43-year-old as saying.
London, Feb 28 : Singer Celine Dion is battling a virus which has caused inflammation of her vocal chords. Her condition has forced her to cancel her concerts in Las Vegas.
Doctors have advised her rest as she is under treatment. So she has pulled the plug on upcoming shows at Caesars Palace, reports dailystar. co. uk.
New York, Feb 14 : Celine Dion believes that drugs and `bad influences' are to be blamed for Whitney Houston's untimely demise.
The Canadian singer said that she is scared being in showbusiness.
London, Dec 16 - Singer Celine Dion says that she is a shoe addict and owns "about 3,000" pairs of different footwear.
The 43-year-old admits she can't resist adding more pairs to her footwear range when she goes out shopping.
"If you have, let's say, 600 pairs of shoes, you're considered a freak? I have about 3,000 pairs. Look, some people do drugs, and I buy shoes," femalefirst. co. uk quoted Dion as saying. (IANS)
Washington, Oct 4 : Singer Celine Dion recently revealed that her 10-year-old son, Rene-Charles is taught school lessons through Skype, whenever he is in Vegas, during her tour.
The singer is currently playing a residency in Las Vegas and to make sure that her son does not miss out on his education, she sought the help of a tutor, who imparts lessons to her son via internet supported telephone chat services.
New York, Sep 17 - Socialite Kim Kardashian seems to be in awe of singer Celine Dion. She says it was a dream come true for her to meet the singer.
"Omg, my dream of life just came true. I just met Celine Dion. She is so beautiful and so lovely. I was officially star struck," Kardashian posted on Twitter.
Kim was in New York when she was introduced to Dion. (IANS)
Montreal, Sep 7 - A man has been arrested for breaking into singer Celine Dion's home in Canada, and stealing food.
Daniel Bedard allegedly trespassed into the Dion's Montreal mansion Monday and stole food from her refrigerator.
Dion, 36, then called the police, who later arrested Bedard on the spot and charged him with breaking and entering the house, auto theft, and causing property damage, reports tmz. com.
London, April 4 - Singer Celina Dion has revealed that she wanted to give up performing after the birth of her first child, Rene-Charles.
London, March 09: Celine Dion has baptised her four-month-old twin sons in Las Vegas.
The singer christened little Eddy and Nelson in a Melkite Greek Catholic ceremony, which honoured her husband Rene Angelil''s heritage.
The twins'' 10-year-old big brother Rene-Charles, the doctor who helped Dion conceive her little boys through fertility treatments, and 200 family members and friends were also in attendance at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church.
New York, March 8 : Singer Celine Dion and husband Rene Angelil havebaptized their four-month-old twins at a private ceremony in Las Vegas.
"It was a beautiful, traditional family ceremony," people. com quoted Dion's representative as saying.
The ceremony was held at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church with 200 friends and family members. It featured prayers and songs and honoured the heritage of Dion's husband and manager Angelil.
London, Jan 8: Celine Dion has said that she does not want to hire a nanny to help take care of her twins.
The singer, who has a nine-year-old son Rene-Charles, gave birth to Eddy and Nelson last October after a long battle with fertility treatments.
“I didn''t have these children to not take care of them, to give myself to them 200 - 300 per cent,” The Daily Star quoted Dion as telling French Magazine Gala.
London, Jan 8 - Singer Celine Dion reveals she suffered from mood swings, fatigue and a loss of appetite following the birth of her twins last year.
"Some of the first days after I came home, I was a little outside myself. I had no appetite and that bothered me. My mother remarked that she noticed I had moments of lifelessness, but reassured me that this was entirely normal," contactmusic. com quoted her as saying.
Toronto, Dec 11 - Pop diva Celine Dion, who gave birth to twin sons in October, became so confused following their birth that she couldn't tell her newborns apart.
She had to use difference-coloured hats to help distinguish them, and she lost track when the garments got mixed up, according to celebrity website wenn. com.
London, Dec 10 : Singer Celine Dion has revealed that she became very confused with her baby twins and struggled to tell them apart.
Dion, 42, gave birth to little Nelson and Eddy at a hospital in Florida in October this year after a long struggle to conceive with her husband Rene Angelil.
London, Dec 10 : Celine Dion has paid a tribute to the late John Lennon during an appearance on an U. S. television show with an emotional rendition of his hit song `Imagine'.
Fans all over the world marked the 30th anniversary of the music legend's death on Wednesday. Dion, who made an appearance on Larry King Live, revealed the Beatle had a massive influence on her music, reports the Daily Star.
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