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Jennifer Hudson Among Songwriters Hall Of Fame Guests

The annual event, a ceremony and dinner, honours the industry's most talented songwriters and will this year see Marvin Gaye, Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, Nile Rodgers, Chip Taylor and Bernard Edwards inducted into the prestigious...

Lionel Richie: 'We're At Las Vegas University'

The 66-year-old singer kicked off his All The Hits residency at Planet Hollywood's Axis Theater in Sin City this week (27Apr16). The show has been praised by fans and critics alike, but Lionel admits he...

Lionel Richie's Backup Career Plan

The legendary singer first made a name for himself with soul group the Commodores in the late '60s, before branching out on his own with a successful solo career.However if music hadn’t worked out for...

Lionel Richie To Receive Songwriters Hall Of Fame Honour

The Dancing on the Ceiling singer will follow in the footsteps of songwriters including Carole King, Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder and Stephen Sondheim when he receives the Johnny Mercer Award, the Hall of...

Anthony Mackie: 'Lionel Richie Got Me Girls In High School'

The 37-year-old has won a legion of female fans with his role as Sam Wilson/Falcon in Marvel's Avengers franchise, but his luck with the ladies began back in his high school days, long before he...

Country Star Tony Brown Charged With Domestic Assault

Police officers in Nashville, Tennessee, arrived at the four-time Grammy Award winner's house on Monday night (22Feb16) after they received a call from Brown's wife, Jamie Nicole. According to WATE.com, Jamie...

Stevie Wonder Pays Tribute To 'Great' Lionel Richie

During an appearance at the MusiCares Person of the Year ceremony on Saturday (13Feb16), which was held in honour of Lionel, the 65-year-old described the Easy singer as a great and inspiring man."As you know...

Dave Grohl, Rihanna, John Legend Honour Lionel Richie At Musicares Gala

The former Nirvana drummer joined the likes of Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Pharrell Williams, Florence Welch, Demi Lovato, and Lenny Kravitz at the pre-Grammy Awards tribute in Los Angeles, as they all performed...

I'd Love To Do A Hello Duet With Adele, Says Lionel Richie

British singer Adele is due to take to the stage despite not being nominated for a single honour this year - her album 25 was released outside the qualifying period for the Grammys....

Demi Lovato And John Legend To Lead Lionel Richie Grammys Tribute

The All Night Long star is being honoured as the 2016 MusiCares Person of the Year, and that comes with an all-star Grammys salute, during which he will be feted at music's biggest...

Lionel Richie: 'My Juicy Book Has To Wait Until A Few People Die'

The 66-year-old singer first shot to fame as part of the Commodores before finding huge success as a solo artist. With nearly 50 years in the music business under his belt Lionel has some good...

Lionel Richie: 'Ronnie Wood Is Brave To Have More Kids'

At 66, Lionel is two years younger than Rolling Stones star Ronnie, who is expecting twins with his 37-year-old wife Sally Humphreys, but the Dancing on the Ceiling crooner is adamant he could...

Lionel Richie Wary Of Music Streaming

The Dancing on the Ceiling star allows his hits to be accessible on sites such as Spotify, but Lionel is adamant Taylor and Adele have the right idea by refusing to let fans...

Lionel Richie: 'My Daughter Nicole Nearly Killed Me With Her Wild Teenage Antics'

The 66-year-old All Night Long singer legally adopted 34-year-old Nicole, who is now a successful fashion designer, when she was just nine.During her teenage years and into her twenties, the wild child partied hard and...

Chaka Khan Too Ill To Perform At Natalie Cole Memorial - Report

The I Feel For You singer was expected to sing at the West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles service, but instead she joined mourners to remember the tragic star,...

Lionel Richie Jokes That He Contacted His Lawyer's Over Adele's 'Hello'

Lionel Richie jested today that he contacted Adele’s lawyers having heard her latest single, trying to copyright the phrase ‘Hello’.The 66 year old singer, who recently announced a massive UK tour following his successful appearance...

Lionel Richie Embroiled In Fire Alarm Drama On Tv

The veteran crooner was being interviewed for British morning show Lorraine at a London hotel, but the pre-recorded segment descended into chaos when alarm bells began ringing. Lionel was discussing his appearance...

Adele's Lionel Richie Duet Is 18 Months Away

The veteran crooner recently hinted at plans to team up with the British singer following comparisons between their two hit songs, both called Hello, but Lionel has now insisted the duet is a...

Hello, Is It Lionel Richie And Adele You're Looking For?

Lionel Richie just keeps the surprises coming! Not only have UK fans got a set of shows in London and Manchester to look forward to, but he's also added six more dates to his 2016...

Lionel Richie Hints At Hello Collaboration With Adele

The veteran singer had a number one in 1984 with Hello, but the track has garnered more attention as of late, since the British star released her own tune with the same name...

The UK Will Be Dancing On The Ceiling All Night Long With Lionel Richie

Nobody expected such a roaring set from Lionel Richie at Glastonbury 2015, but, as usual, he had us at 'Hello' and now he's coming back for round two and bringing 'All The Hits' to London...

Kevin Hart To Host Rihanna Diamond Ball Charity Event

The Ride Along star will be joined by singer Lionel Richie, who will perform at the black-tie fundraiser in Santa Monica, California on 10 December (15). The event will help raise funds for...

Lionel Richie Launches Homeware Line

The Hello star debuted his The Lionel Richie Home Collection on Wednesday (28Oct15), showing off a line of dinnerware and glasses, as well as scented candles. The collection reflects "a look and...

Stars Line Up To Honour Lionel Richie As Musicares Person Of The Year

The quintet will hit the stage with previously announced stars Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum and Pharrell Williams at the star-studded gala. Richie will join the likes of Tony Bennett, Bono, Neil Diamond,...

The Internet Goes Crazy Over Adele's 'Hello' Video (And Of Course There's A Lionel Richie Mash-up)

How did you react when Adele dropped her video for ‘Hello’ on Friday? Did you watch it on repeat, cry tears of joy or maybe just make a meme that ended up going viral? The...

Lionel Richie: 'African' Lyrics In All Night Long Hit Mean Nothing'

The soul man admits he sought out language experts in a bid to find rhythmic words to fit the theme of his tune, but when high-powered African friends at the United Nations told...

Lionel Richie Heading To La To Perform All Night Long

If Lionel Richie’s epic Glastonbury performance showed anything, it was that the legendary motown star can still go all night long - something he’s clearly desperate to do again after announcing a residency in Las...

Lionel Richie's Karaoke Shows

Lionel Richie has promised his Las Vegas residency will be ''fabulous karaoke''.The 'All Night Long' hitmaker has announced he will perform at Planet Hollywood for 20 shows from April 27 next year, and though he...

Lionel Richie To Launch Las Vegas Residency Next Year

Lionel Richie will launch his Las Vegas residency next year. The 66-year-old singer has revealed he's heading to Planet Hollywood Casino & Resort in Nevada next April to takeover the AXIS stage for his 'Lionel...

Lionel Richie Lands Las Vegas Residency

The All Night Long (All Night) star will join Britney Spears and Jennifer Lopez on the roster at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino's The AXIS venue when he launches his Lionel Richie -...

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