Celine Dion Ill – Singer Celine Dion has to cancel her Las Vegas shows Caesar’s Palace for a week due to becoming ill with a virus.
The virus has caused inflammation on her vocal chords and doctors have ordered her to rest and receive treatment.
In a statement released by the singer, she says, “I feel terrible about not being able to do these shows. I feel so bad for the fans. I don’t like to let people down… I really hope everyone understands how sorry I am.”
It is expected that she will be able to return to the stage by this Saturday, March 3rd.
She is currently in the middle of a three-year residency at Caesar’s were she performs 70 shows a year. She performs some of her top songs, she once said she will sing, “all the songs from my repertoire that people want to hear,” while being backed with a 31 piece orchestra. She also sings some songs from classic Hollywood films.
She shares the same theatre as Elton John performs his show in, at the hotel casino.
Dion has sold over 200 million albums worldwide according to Sony Music Entertainment and has become the best selling Canadian artist of all-time.