Shania Twain's on a song

Aug 28, 2012, 08:56 IST | Special Features

Referred to as The Queen of Country Pop, singer Shania Twain has a number of achievements to her credit. CS gives you some trivia on this musical diva as she celebrates her birthday today:

>> Shania Twain was born as Eilleen Regina Edwards to Sharon and Clarence Edwards. She started singing at bars from the age of eight to earn money for her family.

Shania Twain

>> In the early 1980s, she spent time working in her stepfather’s reforestation business. The work was physically demanding but Shania says that the
isolation in the forest helped her creatively.

>> Shania has won five Grammy Awards, with her albums selling more than 75 million albums worldwide. She is the second best selling artist in Canada after Celine Dion.

>> She has a son Eja D’Angelo from her first marriage.  

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