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Lionel Richie

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Lionel Richie was born on June 20, 1949 in Tuskegee, Alabama, USA as Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. He was previously married to Diana Alexander Richie and Brenda Harvey-Richie.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Unforgettable At Grammy Heavy Funeral

Natalie Cole was eulogized by an all-star lineup of Grammy winners. Stevie Wonder, Lionel Ritchie and Smokey Robinson all attended and paid tribute to the singer at West Angeles Church of God in… READ MORE >

Lionel Richie -- Going Hard in Greece ... ALL NIGHT LONG (VIDEO)

Lionel Richie
Going Hard in Greece ... All Night Long!!

Lionel Richie jumped on a table in a bar, and gave a bunch of drunk tourists a night to remember ... when the DJ cued up his famous party anthem. The awesome scene went down on Mykonos ... where… READ MORE >

- 734 days ago
Lionel Richie -- 'Quite Honored' ... Messi Was Named After Me

Lionel Richie
'QUITE HONORED' Messi Was Named After Me

There would be no Lionel Messi ... without Lionel Richie ... and the singer tells TMZ Sports he was "quite honored" when he learned the soccer star was named in his honor. Turns out, Messi's… READ MORE >

- 1032 days ago
Lionel Richie -- I'm Not Khloe Kardashian's Father! (VIDEO)

Lionel Richie
Once and For all ... I'm Not Khloe's Dad!

Lionel Richie didn't answer immediately when we asked him if the rumor was true that he's Khloe Kardashian's dad ... but he answered definitively.Khloe's paternity made headlines again when a… READ MORE >

- 1034 days ago
The Commodores --  Sue Former Member ... You're 3 Times a Douchebag

The Commodores
Sue Singer You're 3 Times a Douchebag

The Commodores -- who famously and shockingly survived Lionel Richie's departure back in the 80s -- are now suing an ex-member ... accusing him of jacking the group's name.According to the lawsuit… READ MORE >

- 1095 days ago
Lionel Richie -- Pays IRS Brickhouse More than a Mil

Lionel Richie
Pays IRS Brickhouse More than a MIl

Lionel Richie isn't like us ... when he owes $1.1 MILLION in back taxes, he just pulls out his checkbook and pays.The IRS slapped him with a tax lien back in 2012 ... for allegedly failing to… READ MORE >

- 1105 days ago
Lionel Richie -- Olympic Performances Aren't a Big Deal ... Super Bowl is Where It's At

Lionel Richie
Olympic Performances Aren't a Big Deal Super Bowl is Where It's At

Lionel Richie says his performance at the 1984 Olympics was awesome ... but these days Sochi is no match for the Super BowlRichie was strutting out of LAX Friday night when he told us his '84… READ MORE >

- 1317 days ago
Lionel Richie -- New Michael Jackson Molestation Claims Are 'Bogus'

Lionel Richie
New MJ Molestation Claims Are 'Bogus'

Michael Jackson's longtime friend Lionel Richie is scoffing at the new molestation claim against the King of Pop ... telling TMZ, Wade Robson's abuse allegations are "bogus."As we first reported,… READ MORE >

- 1564 days ago
Lionel Richie Sings First Ever Duet with 14 Y.O. Daughter [VIDEO]

Lionel Richie
Sings FIRST EVER Duet With 14 Y.O. Daughter [VIDEO]

Historic moment in the Richie family last night -- Lionel shared the stage with his 14-year-old daughter for the FIRST TIME ... singing everyone's favorite song "Hello" ... and it was pretty… READ MORE >

- 1573 days ago
Lionel Richie -- Hillary Clinton 4 President!

Lionel Richie
Hillary 4 Prez!

Lionel Richie is already taking sides in the 2016 Presidential election -- telling TMZ he's a huge Hillary Clinton fan ... even though she still hasn't confirmed if she'll be running yet.For the… READ MORE >

- 1653 days ago
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