Celine Dion and her son René-Charles Angéli
Jade Small
Jade Small
March 31, 2024 ·  3 min read

Céline Dion’s Grown-Up Son René-Charles Took Our Breath Away

Celine Dion, the iconic Canadian songstress, is not just known for her unparalleled vocal talents but also for her dedication to family. At the heart of her family are her three sons, each with a unique story and place in her heart. Her two youngest boys, Eddy and Nelson, have their own growing personalities. However, it’s Celine Dion’s son, René-Charles Angélil, who has been in the spotlight recently as he steps into adulthood at the age of 22.

Celine Dion’s Son, Rene

René-Charles Angélil, the spitting image of his mother in both looks and talent, has been quietly but steadily carving his own path in the world of music. The resemblance between Celine and her eldest son is striking, from their piercing blue eyes to their passion for singing. René-Charles, though still relatively young, has shown incredible promise as a musician. He is often seen in the past accompanying his mother at events, showcasing their close bond. With his mother’s guidance and influence, René-Charles is showing a promising career in the music industry. He is starting to carry on the legacy of the Angelil-Dion family.

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Last year, Celine Dion’s son, Rene-Charles, celebrated his milestone 21st birthday. Celine took the opportunity to post on her Instagram a photo of herself and her late husband admiring little Rene on the day he was born. The picture’s caption read: “René-Charles, 21 years of dreams have already passed. We gave you life… Thank you very much for giving us the wonderful gift of becoming your parents. Since that day, I’ve been thriving as I watch you grow. Your intelligence, generosity, courage, and great sensitivity never cease to move me. We guided you from our dreams, by holding your hand. Keep exploring and above all, listen to your heart knowing that you are always carried by our love so that now your own dreams can come true.”

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Named After His Father

While René-Charles shares his father’s name, he also inherits the passion for music that runs deep in his family’s veins. Following his famous parents’ footsteps, René-Charles is making strides in the music industry, showcasing his musical talents to the world. With a powerful voice reminiscent of his mother’s and a talent for songwriting, he is carving out a unique path for himself. By doing so, he not only honors his family’s musical legacy but also establishes himself as a promising artist with a bright future ahead.

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René-Charles’s musical pursuits may not be exactly what everyone expected. With a mother who has sung songs like “My Heart Will Go On,” Rene becoming a rapper took the world by surprise. However, his talent has won his fans over. He has even released an album called, “CasiNo. 5”. Regardless of his musical differences to his mom, his rapping style has become highly appreciated. In 2018, Rene released singles to Soundcloud. These included a song called, “Catwalk,” which gained 100,000 listens in that same year.

Celine Dion is proud of her son’s efforts in his career. After the release of his first album, Celine praised him on her social media pages. She wrote: “I’m so proud of my son. My love for him is so strong, and it touches me deeply that one of his passions is also one of mine.”

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