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Lionel Richie

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Biography:
Birth Name: Lionel Brockman Richie
Born: 1949/06/20
Birth Place: Tuskegee, Alabama, United States
Years Active: 1968–present
Genres: Soul, R&B, Pop

Lionel Brockman Richie (born June 20, 1949), is an American singer-songwriter and record producer who has sold (solo or as group member) more than 100 million records. In 1968 he became a singer and saxophonist with the Commodores. The Commodores then became established as a popular soul group. Their first several albums had a danceable, funky sound, as in such tracks as "Machine Gun" and "Brick House." Over time, Richie wrote and sang more romantic, easy-listening ballads such as "Easy," "Three Times a Lady," "Still," and the tragic breakup ballad "Sail On." He composed "Lady" for Kenny Rogers, which hit #1 in 1980, and produced Rogers's album “Share Your Love” the following year. ...

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Albums:

Perhaps Love

Panpipe Play Lionel Richie

Harp Kisses

World Hits 3

Tuskegee

The Definitive Collection

Script Ohio

Pride Of Oklahoma 1971-1988

Just Go

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Videos:
'Where Are They Now?' Clip: Oprah Interviews Nicole Richie

The Easiest and Hardest Part of Nicole Richie's Marriage

Nicole Richie's Parenting Philosophy

Parties You Missed: Lionel Richie's 65th and 'Get On Up' Premiere

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Popular Movies and Television:
1996-12-13 The Preacher's Wife
2013 #CandidlyNicole
2013 2014 BET Awards
2013 BET Awards
2013 BET Awards 2014
2013 CMT Artists of the Year 2013
2013 Candidly Nicole
2013 Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

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