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Celine Dion tops Billboard 200 for the first time in 17 years

Singer Celine Dion performs during her first World Tour show called Courage Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at the Videotron Centre in Quebec City. Celine Dion's voice quivered on Tuesday as the pop singer returned to the stage in Ottawa while still battling the lingering effects of a throat virus. The Quebec superstar's Courage World Tour rolled into the nation's capital for two shows, the second one is tonight. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot

For the first time in over 17 years, an album by Celine Dion is at the top of the Billboard 200 chart.

Her new studio album, ‘Courage,’ came out Nov. 15 with Columbia Records, dominating the week of its release.

This marks the fifth time a Dion record has topped the Billboard 200, following ‘Falling Into You’ in 1996, ‘Let’s Talk About Love’ in 1998, All the Way…A Decade of Song’ in 1999 and 2000 and ‘A New Day Has Come’ in 2002.

The Quebec singer is the 13th artist and fourth woman to top the rankings in three different decades.

‘Courage’ is Dion’s first English album since 2013. Her French record, ‘Encore une soir,’ was released in 2016.

Following Dion in the charts is Tory Lanez with ‘Chixtape 5,’ Post Malone with ‘Hollywood’s Bleeding,’ Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ and Luke Combs’ ‘What You See Is What You Get.’