The French-Canadian singer with an angelic voice, of course, we’re talking about Celine Dion. Her ability to evoke deep emotions through her music is unparalleled. With more than 200 million albums sold, she ranks as one of the best-selling artists of all time. Her repertoire is a delightful blend of soul-stirring ballads and exhilarating numbers. So what are Celine Dion’s top ten tracks?
10. The Beauty and the Beast
In collaboration with Peabo Bryson, this title track from Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” marked Dion’s ascendancy to international fame. The song is as enchanting as the fairy tale it is based on, instantly becoming a classic. It won both an Academy Award and a Grammy, and has remained a cornerstone of Dion’s musical portfolio.
9. Falling Into You
“Falling Into You” showcases the softer, more romantic aspects of Dion’s music. The song is richly textured with subtle orchestrations and an unforgettable melody. It is the title track of her fourth English-language album and received numerous award nominations.
8. All By Myself
This cover of Eric Carmen‘s classic song demonstrates Dion’s extensive vocal range and emotional depth. It’s a song about loneliness and longing, and Dion conveys these feelings flawlessly. The powerful vocal climax at the end remains one of her most iconic moments.
Penned by the Bee Gees, “Immortality” is a deeply moving song. Dion’s rendition is laden with emotion, touching countless people since its release in 1998. The song explores the concept of eternal life in a manner that is both human and poignant.
6. The Power of Love
This cover of Jennifer Rush‘s 1980s hit became one of Dion’s signature songs. The song is replete with epic moments, and its message about the transformative power of love is universal. It was one of the best-selling singles of 1994 and contributed to Dion’s global stardom.
5. Because You Loved Me
This song is a beautiful ballad that brings Dion’s voice to the forefront. Written by Diane Warren, it pays tribute to a loved one for their unwavering support. The song was a hit in many countries and remains one of her most popular tracks.
4. Think Twice
“Think Twice” is a powerful ballad that fully showcases Dion’s vocal prowess. The song has a slow, dramatic build-up leading to an explosive chorus. With its intriguing lyrics and captivating melody, it’s no wonder the song became a massive hit.
3. Tell Him
In this duet with Barbra Streisand, two of the greatest voices in music history come together. Their unique timbres combine to create a magical sound that feels both classic and fresh. “Tell Him” is a fan favorite and is often considered one of her best duets.
2. My Heart Will Go On
This is perhaps the song for which Dion is most renowned. It served as the title track for the film Titanic and won numerous awards, including an Academy Award and several Grammys. The song has almost achieved mythical status and is considered one of the greatest hits of all time.
1. It’s All Coming Back to Me Now
Written by Jim Steinman, this epic ballad fully exploits Dion’s vocal capabilities. With its dramatic storyline and emotional crescendos, it is the quintessential example of Dion at her best. The song is a journey in itself and rightfully takes the number one spot.