Celine Dion’s acceptance speech at the Billboard Awards moves audience to tears
Celine Dion, the Canadian pop diva and five times Grammy Award winner needs no introduction. The woman who immortalized the movie Titanic by her memorable song ‘My heart will go on’ was felicitated with the Billboard Icon Award at the Billboard Awards on Sunday, May 22nd in Las Vegas. What will make this Billboard night memorable was Celine Dion’s acceptance speech and her powerful rendition of a Queen favorite ‘The show must go on”. It brought the house down.
1 A Superb Rendition of Queen’s ‘The Show Must Go On’
Celine has been recovering emotionally from the death of her husband, Rene Angelil who died in January this year. For Celine, the rendition of the Queen song held tremendous meaning as it depicted her own emotional state. For her, indeed the show must go on despite the emotional upheaval.
Celine Dion delivered a fantastic acceptance speech which brought thundering applause and tears to the audience, which was the part of the highest ever rated Billboard Awards Night watched by 10 million people, both live and on television.