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Canadian country pop diva Shania Twain was honored with a star on Hollywood’s storied Walk of Fame on Thursday.
Twain, who just published her memoirs and launched a new TV show voiced surprise that she had come so far. "I mean, why is a girl from Timmins, Ontario, standing here, getting a star on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame?" the Grammy-winner asked.
"I really don't know... it’s a small miracle, to be honest, that I am here today."
Twain began singing in bars when she was eight-years-old to help her family make ends meet. She was adopted by her mother’s second husband, Jerry Twain, who legally changed her last names to his.
Shania Twain married Frederic Thiebaud on New Year’s Day and now her wedding photos are released. These are first official pictures of Shania Twain wedding.
45-year-old Country singer Shania tied the knot with 40-year-old Swiss businessman Frederic Thiebaud on Saturday (January 1). Gorgeous bride Shania is looking like a princess in the picture of the intimate ceremony held on the island of Puerto Rico over the weekend.
Looks like they made it!
Country superstar Shania Twain is engaged to Frederic Thiebaud, her rep confirms exclusively in the new issue of Us Weekly, out Tuesday.
Twain, 45, stepped out with Thiebaud, 40, for a PDA-packed lunch at Serafina's Fabulous Grill in NYC on Thursday with an enormous engagement ring.
"I've never seen Shania so happy," a pal tells Us of the singer. Swiss-born Thiebaud, a Nestle business executive, popped the question about two months ago in Switzerland.
After two years of being broken hearted by her husband's illicit relationship with her best friend, Shania Twain is back on the dating market.
She was married to Robert “Mutt” Lange and was divorced quietly finalized in Switzerland.
On May 29, Twain, 44, was spotted at the Swiss Red Cross Ball looking like a lovestruck. She was seen dancing the night away with Frederic Thiebaud, 40,( the other woman’s ex-husband).
According to a source close to the singer, Shania was radiantly happy.
With the divorce final this week, Shania Twain is moving forward with her life.It was also speculated that Shania is being courted by the American Idol to be one of the judges after her stint as a mentor in this year's idol.
Further, the Thiebauld family is firmly at her side through it all. According to a source, "Shania and Fred are a couple that fit together."
Adds the source close to her: "Things are getting really serious with Fred."
Shania Twain is getting a reality show on Oprah Winfrey’s network. The country pop songstress will be starring on “Why Not? With Shania Twain” on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network.
The “Come On Over” hitmaker has been chronicling her life ever since her marriage to music producer Robert “Mutt” Lange hit a dead end. She has posted several personal videos on her official website, recording her world travels and life with 8-year-old son Eja and her romance with boyfriend Frederic.
The network said in a statement obtained by People, “The show will follow [Twain] as she begins her climb back to the top, a personal journey filled with risk, revelations and unexpected adventures.”
A premiere date for the show has not been announced yet.
Shania Twain is joining the ranks of "American Idol" guest judges.
A spokesman for the show said Tuesday that the country singer will take part in the Chicago auditions set for the end of August.
Kelly Clarkson, the original "American Idol," and one of the Jonas Brothers also may end up as guest judges. But they had yet to be confirmed Tuesday.
"American Idol" began enlisting visiting celebrities after a contract dispute led Paula Abdul to announce she was quitting the show. There's been speculation that Abdul still could reach a deal and return for the ninth season, starting in January.
Country singer Shania Twain's estranged husband has given his blessing to her rumored new romance with his alleged mistress' ex. Twain split from husband Mutt Lange in May, after discovering he was romancing the couple's longtime secretary Marie-Anne Thiebaud, the manager of their Swiss estate.
Thiebaud's husband, Frederick, joined the country star for a trip to New York last week, sparking reports the two hurt exes have formed a special friendship.
And Lange insists he's not bothered by reports of their alleged romance.
When asked if he was upset to see his Twain stepping out with his love rival he tells the National Enquirer, "Not at all. He's a great guy. I have no idea that is even the case. They are very good friends anyway. I wouldn't mind if it was the case they were dating, not at all."
Adding of his plans to marry Marie-Anne, Lange adds, "It isn't even that. The whole story was just a story as we are just friends in the same way Shania and Fred are. Shania didn't name Marie-Anne as the third party in the divorce. She did not."
The Country Music Association promised a major surprise in the lead up to Wednesday's CMA Awards – and it came at the tail-end of the three-hour telecast: Shania Twain presented the final honor of the night – entertainer of the year – to Kenny Chesney.
"You look really good tonight!" he said as he took the trophy in his hands.
Shania Twain, wearing a low-cut Missoni gown, had walked out to a standing ovation. "It's good to see all of you too," she told the crowd Wednesday at Nashville's Sommet Center. "I hope to be seeing a lot more of you."
Shania Twain, 43, won the coveted entertainer of the year award in 1999, and was last at the CMA awards in 2004
Shania Twain needs time to mend her "broken heart" following her marriage breakdown.
The 'That Don't Impress Me Much' singer has thanked her fans for their support since she split from Robert 'Mutt' Lange after 14 years of marriage, and is hoping to express her emotions through her music.
She wrote on her official blog:
"To my beloved fans:
As I am sure you have seen or heard; I am going through a rough time personally in my life. I wanted you all to know that I could not be getting through this without you. Your letters, emails and words of encouragement give me strength. Your overwhelming support reminds me to smile, no matter how deep the pain and to always be grateful for all the beautiful blessings in my life.
I have so much to say but I know the best way for me to speak is through my music. This is my therapy, my passion, and my love. I look forward to sharing it with all of you as I begin this new journey.
I need some time to heal this broken heart but make no mistake; I will be back and hopefully stronger than ever.
Thank you my friends, from the bottom of my heart.
Singer Shania Twain has separated from her husband of 14 years, record producer Robert John 'Mutt' Lange.
A spokesperson for the singer told People magazine: "This is a private matter and there will be no further comment at this time."
Lange produced Twain's three major albums, which each sold over 10m copies in the United States.
The couple, who have always tended to avoid the media spotlight, have a six-year-old son called Eja.
Source: RTE Entertainment
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