Celine Dion Record Charts at #2
Celine Dion’s new record Loved Me Back To Life has charted better than any release from her in a decade. She came in at #2 on the Billboard charts, and was so please she tweeted her thanks to all her fans and followers.
‘Loved Me Back To Life’ #1 in Canada, Belgium, Holland and #2 on Billboard 200 this week! Thank you fans! – TeamCeline
— Celine Dion (@celinedion) November 13, 2013
She is right behind Eminem, who, according to ABC Radio, is her son’s favorite artist.
She hasn’t charted this high since 2003.
Other chart notables this week are Katy Perry’s Prism and Kelly Clarkson’s Wrapped in Red.
On the heels of her release, tickets for her long term run in Las Vegas are on sale today (Nov. 15, 2013). Here is the statement from her website.
June: 10, 11, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21, 24, 25, 27, 28
July: 1, 2, 4, 5, 29, 30
Aug: 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 27, 30, 31
Tickets for her next run of New Year’s Eve 2013 and early 2014 performances are currently on-sale. Show dates include:
Dec. (2013): 30, 31
Jan. (2014): 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19
Feb. (2014): 18, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28
March (2014): 1, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 18, 19
“It’s been six years since I’ve recorded a new English album,” said Celine, “so I can’t wait to go onstage and start singing some of these new songs.” She continued by saying, “Of course, I will still sing the songs that fans around the world love, but the new music on Loved Me Back to Life is a natural evolution of me as an artist that I can’t wait to share with audiences.”
Ticket prices are $55, $95, $140, $175 and $250, plus applicable fees, and may be purchased by calling 877.4CELINE or 888.9.AXS.TIX, online at www.thecolosseum.com or www.celineinvegas.com or in person at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Box Office open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For groups of 10 or more, call 1-866-574-3851. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.
Celine at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace is a glamorous show, directed by famed Grammy Awards producer Ken Ehrlich that features a 31-piece orchestra and band and includes Celine’s biggest hits mixed with timeless classics that pay tribute to some of the most celebrated songs and artists of all time.
About AEG Live
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, exhibition, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues. The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Taylor Swift, The Black Eyed Peas, Bon Jovi, Usher, Carrie Underwood, Daughtry, Justin Bieber, Leonard Cohen, Wisin & Yandel, Kenny Chesney, P!nk, Enrique Iglesias and Paul McCartney. The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG’s exhibition portfolio boasts the most successful exhibition of all time, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, which has attracted more than 8 million visitors since 2005. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. www.aeglive.com
About Caesars Palace
World-renowned Las Vegas hotel and casino, Caesars Palace features 3,960 hotel guest rooms and suites, including the brand new 181-roomNobu Hotel Caesars Palace and Forbes Star Award-winning The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace. The 85-acre resort offers 25 diverse dining options including celebrity chef-branded restaurants by Gordon Ramsay, Bobby Flay and Guy Savoy, the award-winning Bacchanal Buffet, nearly 130,000 square-feet of casino space, a five-acre Garden of the Gods pool oasis and the luxurious Qua Baths & Spa. The Forum Shops at Caesars showcases more than 160 boutiques and restaurants and the 4,300-seat Colosseum spotlights world-class entertainers such as Celine Dion, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Shania Twain and Jerry Seinfeld. For more information, please visit www.caesarspalace.com orcaesars.thedigitalcenter.com to access media materials and request high-resolution images. Find Caesars Palace on Facebook and follow onTwitter.