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The Things They Say: 4617695

3rd March 2015

"Why would you have a festival when you're not sure if it's going to rain? Why don't you just put a roof on everything? I don't understand! But you all seem to like the mud...

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Lionel Richie Blasts Kanye West For Using The N-word At Brit Awards

27th February 2015

BRIT Awards presenter Lionel Richie criticised Kanye West for using the N-word during his performance at the prizegiving in London on Wednesday (25Feb15).The veteran soul star appeared at the show to present the British Single...

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Jessie J, Lionel Richie For Henley Festival

24th February 2015

Jessie J will headline Henley Festival.The 'Bang Bang' hitmaker will open the annual event on Wednesday July 8 when she performs on the festival's floating stage on the River Thames, with other confirmed artists including...

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Nicole Richie Made Lionel Get Cupping Treatment

12th February 2015

Nicole Richie made her dad Lionel Richie get cupping treatment from a healer on her reality TV show.The 33-year-old fashion designer invited her singer father to appear on a new upcoming episode of her VH1...

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Fascinating Fact: 4546617

22nd January 2015

Lionel Richie, Ellie Goulding, Nick Jonas, and Meghan Trainor have been tapped to be celebrity mentors on the upcoming eighth season of U.S. Tv talent show The Voice. They will help judges Pharrell Williams, Adam...

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Cameron Diaz Desperate For Baby

8th January 2015

Cameron Diaz is desperate for a baby.The 'Sex Tape' actress wed her husband Benji Madden in a secret ceremony at their Beverly Hills home in California on Monday (05.01.15), and it has now been revealed...

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Cameron Diaz Surprised By Performers At Wedding

6th January 2015

Ryan Adams and Lionel Richie gave surprise performances at Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden's wedding.The 40-year-old singer-songwriter took to the stage to serenade the couple, who got married in front of 100 guests at the...

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Ed Sheeran: Taylor Swift Won't Perform At Glastonbury

29th December 2014

Ed Sheeran insists Taylor Swift won't perform at Glastonbury.Rumours the 'Shake It Off' hitmaker could be set to headline the annual event began to circulate last month when she announced a string of UK tour...

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Lionel Richie's Daughter Signs Modelling Contract

12th December 2014

Lionel Richie's daughter Sofia is set to embark on a modelling career after landing a contract with a major agency.The 16 year old has signed a deal with Select Model Management, home to such supermodels...

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Lionel Richie To Play 'Legends' Slot At Glastonbury Festival 2015

By Michael West | 1st December 2014

Lionel Richie has been confirmed to play the 'legends' slot on Sunday at next year's Glastonbury Festival. The soul man will no doubt be performing a selection of his biggest hits, including 'All Night Long',...

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Lionel Richie Confirms Glastonbury Slot

1st December 2014

Lionel Richie is to perform at Glastonbury next year.The 'All Night Long' hitmaker has confirmed he will follow in the footsteps of country singer Dolly Parton by playing in the Legends' slot at the English...

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Lionel Richie To Headline Glastonbury Music Festival 2015

By Nick Hill | 1st December 2014

At 65-years-old Lionel Richie will make his Glastonbury Festival debut as he has been confirmed as the headline act in the coveted Sunday evening slot in June 2015, which is always reserved for music's biggest...

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Lionel Richie To Say Hello To Glastonbury Festival

1st December 2014

Lionel Richie has been named the first headline act at next summer's (15) Glastonbury festival in England.The show will be the soul man's debut U.K. festival appearance. He'll perform the Sunday evening slot on...

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Paul Mccartney's $1m Performance Payday

11th November 2014

Sir Paul McCartney landed a $1 million payday for performing at a billionaire's investment conference. The Beatles legend took to the stage at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York on Friday (07.11.14) for a...

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Taylor Swift Announces 2015 World Tour

3rd November 2014

Taylor Swift has announced a '1989' world tour in 2015 which will see her headline a gig at London's Hyde Park. The 24-year-old singer is the first act announced for the Barclaycard presents British Summer...

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Lionel Richie Had Video Worries

31st October 2014

Lionel Richie ''worried to death'' about his sculpted likeness in the 'Hello' video.The 65-year-old singer famously portrayed an art teacher in love with a blind student in the 1984 promotional film and he was concerned...

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Barbra Streisand Makes Chart History With New Album

By Hannah Woodhead | 28th September 2014

It's not easy to be a pioneer in music nowadays, but Barbra Streisand seems to have managed it with the release of her thirty-sixth album 'Partners'. The record has debuted at the top spot on...

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Lionel Richie Doesn't Need Help In The Bedroom

26th September 2014

Lionel Richie says he doesn't need any help in the bedroom from his fellow artists.The 65-year-old star, who previously turned to Sting and Coldplay to help him seduce women, prefers to play instrumental music when...

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Lionel Richie: 'Miley Cyrus And Justin Bieber's Hits Are Forgettable'

26th September 2014

Lionel Richie is convinced nobody will remember songs by Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber in years to come.The Hello hitmaker is adamant pop stars who favour popularity and notoriety over quality of music will not...

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Lionel Richie Blames Platforms For Hip Operation

25th September 2014

Singer Lionel Richie blames his love of enormous platform shoes during the 1970s for his hip replacement surgery.The Dancing on the Ceiling hitmaker loved wearing towering heels and performing high energy stage routines during his...

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Lionel Richie's Hip Replacement

25th September 2014

Lionel Richie has had a hip replacement.The 65-year-old former Commodores singer was left with arthritis due to years of wearing platform boots and dancing around on stage so had the joint replaced three years ago.He...

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Lionel Richie Announces UK Tour

22nd September 2014

Lionel Richie has announced a UK tour. The 65-year-old singer is set to play 10 dates across England, Scotland and Wales early next year following his highly successful 'Tuskegee Tour' in 2012.Speaking about touring the...

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Lionel Richie Wrote Lady On The Toilet

15th August 2014

Lionel Richie wrote Kenny Rogers' hit song 'Lady' while he was on the toilet.The former Commodores singer penned the 1980 hit for Kenny, and the country legend has revealed Lionel went to the restroom for...

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Barbra Streisand To Release Duet Album

14th August 2014

Barbra Streisand is releasing a new duet album. The 'Woman In Love' hitmaker took to Instagram for the first time to announce the official release date of the upcoming album, entitled 'Partners', which sees the...

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Lionel Richie & Reba Join Bocelli At Italian Fight Night Bash

12th August 2014

Lionel Richie and Reba Mcentire will join Andrea Bocelli for the international debut of Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night in Italy.The benefit trip will bring 100 philanthropic donors and special guests from all around Tuscany,...

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Lionel Richie Settles Tax Debt

11th August 2014

Crooner Lionel Richie has settled at $1.1 million (£647,000) tax debt with U.S. authorities.The Hello hitmaker was slapped with a tax lien in 2012 for failing to pay America's Internal Revenue Service (Irs) more than...

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Nicole Richie Loves Motherhood

2nd August 2014

Nicole Richie says motherhood is ''the best''.The 'Candidly Nicole' star claims raising daughter Harlow, six, and son Sparrow, four, with husband Joel Madden has taught her about her ''real'' self and loves being a role...

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The Killers' 'Human' Voted Most Baffling Song

1st August 2014

The Killers' 'Human' has topped a poll to find the most baffling song lyrics.According to music streaming service blinkbox Music, which polled 2,000 people in Britain, 30 per cent of people found the line ''Are...

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Fascinating Fact: 4308228

31st July 2014

Poison frontman Bret Michaels has recorded a new version of Lionel Richie's Endless Love for an upcoming Nissan car ad, in which he also appears.

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Fascinating Fact: 4301825

25th July 2014

Soul man Lionel Richie is to be honoured with the Legend of Live award at the 2014 Billboard Touring Awards in November (14). The accolade honours individuals or bands who have made significant and lasting...

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