While her single Encore un Soir is leading the singles sales in France, Celine Dion announced to have started preparing a new album in English. It should include the song Recovering written by Pink in honor of René Angélil.
Between June and July 2016, Celine Dion was visiting Paris. The superstar has appeared nine times in Bercy Arena AccorHotels but also took the opportunity to can the video for her success Encore un Soir, attend a few shows of Fashion Week and turn the television footage. It was during an interview for the people issue and the famous Quebec confided about her next album in English: “I have already begun working on this disc. Pink wrote me a song, she blurted out, visibly proud to have the interpreter Just like Fire among its songwriters. I love him for his talent, strength and the person she is. When I saw the Billboard Music Awards, I thanked her for taking the time to write that song, give me a tool, a bag for me to move forward … ” the song in question is called Recovering.
In the manner of Encore un Soir, the next installment in the English diva is thus marked by grief and the loss of husband and Pygmalion Celine, Rene Angelil . It will follow Loved Me Back to Life (2013), which included collaborations with Sia ( Loved Me Back to Life ), Ne-Yo ( Incredible ), Daniel Merriweather ( Water and a Flame ), Diane Warren ( Unfinished Songs ) Stevie Wonder ( Overjoyed ) or Babyface ( At Seventeen ).
End of 2016, an article in the Quebec daily La Presse suggests that the new English album Celine falls behind the original schedule. “We have to be very selective and do not rush things , declares Aldo Giampolo, the new impresario of the star. It is hoped that the album will be ready in late 2017 …” . The main interest seems to be on the same wavelength: “I returned to the studio quietly but I do not want to do 22 songs in a month.” , She explains. See you in 2018?