Céline’s hit “A New Day Has Come” is among the tracks featured on the compilation CD ‘Ultimate Women’ now in stores across Canada. It also includes songs from Sade, Toni Braxton, Amanda Marshall and Lara Fabian. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this CD will go to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
There has been a new addition to Céline’s Las Vegas show cast: Jean-Sébastien Carré, nicknamed "Jean-Seb", has recently joined the music band. The 25-year old native of Granby, Québec, is a singer, guitarist, and violinist. He’s been playing for over a decade. He’ll be the youngest member of the band, which is comprised of about 10 musicians and led by Claude “Mégo” Lemay.
The Christmas Daddies, a non-profit organization benefiting children, will be auctioning off a CD and a photo autographed by Céline during their annual telethon on December 1, 2002. The Christmas Daddies provide comfort and joy to underprivileged children during the holiday season. The event is broadcast live from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. AT in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island on ATV and ASN. For more information or to make a donation, go to www.christmasdaddies.org.
Today is Céline’s brother Daniel’s birthday. The eight child in the Dion family, he is known as a big admirer of Céline’s cooking!
Check out the exclusive members-only TeamCeline area for three new videos taken while Céline was in Belgium. They feature footage of Céline and Franco at the press conference, as well as a performance by dancers rehearsing for upcoming show A NEW DAY…
TeamCeline members can also check out the full video of "Goodbye’s (The Saddest Word)." Don't forget to download the December edition of the exclusive monthly calendar on TeamCeline.
Entertainment Tonight will be airing a story on Céline’s spectacular new show in Las Vegas on Friday, November 29. Check your local listings for more information.
The Canadian music station MuchMoreMusic will be rebroadcasting the Divas Las Vegas concert on Thursday, November 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET. Céline, Shakira, Cher, Mary J. Blige and others share the stage during this remarkable musical event. Divas Las Vegas is also available on both CD and DVD formats.
Zellers stores across Canada in partnership with Sony Music Canada want to send you and three of your friends or family members to see Céline on Opening night in Las Vegas. You have until January 13, 2003 to fill out a ballot for your chance to win. The contest is open to residents of Canada exclusively.
On this day in 1998, Céline’s holiday TV special was broadcast in North America in support of the album ‘These Are Special Times.’ Guests who appeared on this special include Rosie O’Donnell and Andrea Bocelli.