Rene Angelil Net Worth
Rene Angelil net worth: Rene Angelil was a Canadian manager, director, and former singer who has a net worth of $400 million. Born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Rene Angelil began his professional career as part of a pop group in the 60s. The group, called "The Baronets", sang French translations of popular British and American pop and rock songs. They were quite popular in the early 60s, and released several hit songs. They subsequently broke up, and Mr. Angelil and another member of the group shifted their focus to working as managers for other artists. The duo managed multiple successful music artists, including Ginette Reno and Rene Simard. They went their separate ways in the early 80s, and Rene Angelil began managing a roster of stars as a solo manager. His biggest find was singer Celine Dion, whom he later married. In addition to his management work, he also directed the television show, "Star Academie", and is a professional poker player who has qualified for the World Series of Poker Tournament of Champions. Unfortunately, Rene Angelil died on January 14, 2016, at the age of 73 after a long battle with cancer.