The youngest of 14 children, Celine Dion and her commanding voice emerged from the Canadian music scene to become a force to be reckoned with around the globe. She’s produced dozens of hits singles, sold millions of records and even moonlights as an eye-wear designer and a perfumista.
At age 12, Dion recorded a demo tape of a song and sent it to manager and producer (and future husband) Rene Angelil. He signed Dion immediately and the balladeer’s foray into musical stardom was established. By the age of 18, Dion had recorded nine French albums and won numerous Felix and Juno awards (the Canadian equivalent to the Grammy).... Read more
The Times’ virtual tour puts readers on the streets of Hollywood to visit the nearly 2,400 stars on the Walk of Fame.
Select a category to learn more about the bombshells, cowboys, crooners and other entertainers who are honored on the walk. An interactive map then takes readers to the exact location of each star along the sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street.
Read more about the stars in a database that uses more than a century of the archives of the Los Angeles Times to go deeper into the lives of hundreds of fan favorites, as well as those whose names are no longer well-known.