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Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie Throws Weight Behind Obscure Tuskegee Airmen Documentary

The Hollywood Reporter | Brennan Williams | Posted 10.08.2015 | Black Voices

Lionel Richie is putting his weight behind a 27-minute documentary short that has nothing to do with music. On Oct. 1, the singer opened up his Bever...

Lionel Richie To Launch Las Vegas Residency In 2016

AP | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.17.2015 | Black Voices

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Lionel Richie Explains Why He Decided to Adopt His Daughter Nicole

PopSugar | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.05.2015 | Entertainment

Lionel Richie spoke out for the first time about the adoption of his daughter, actress and fashion designer Nicole Richie, in an interview with Piers...

The Most Memorable Jheri Curl Moments In Pop Culture

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.14.2015 | Style

The Jheri curl was one of the baddest trends, literally and figuratively, in hair history.  Invented by Irish-American haircare entrepr...

Lionel Richie: 'I Don't Think It's Ok For A Black Man To Use The N-Word'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 03.09.2015 | Black Voices

--Lionel Richie shares his thoughts on Kanye West’s repeated use of the N-word during the rapper's performance of “All Day” at this year’s...

Khloe Kardashian Laughs Off Rumors Lionel Richie Is Her Real Father

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment

Rumors that Khloe Kardashian's biological father is someone other than the late Robert Kardashian have been swirling for years now, and Lionel Richie ...

13 Rules for a Successful Career

Bernard Hiller | Posted 12.02.2014 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

When students come to see me, they're interested in telling me what they would like to get from me, what they would like me to teach them or what they didn't like from other teachers they've have worked with before.

Streisand and Partners: Brillance and Meh

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 11.18.2014 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Albums are tricky things in today's world. Now, every track must be a hit, a single, a smash. These 12 songs are a lovely compilation of classics and standards, many covered by the woman who made them such, with new approaches and voices. The fact that Streisand even cares to record at 72 is amazing, and her voice remains equally as such.

Barbra Streisand, Partners (Review)

Paul Katz | Posted 11.15.2014 | Entertainment
Paul Katz

As someone who owns every Streisand album and has essentially studied her career since I could put a needle on a turntable, the song selection on Partners is vexing.

WATCH: 2014 BET Awards Performances

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.07.2014 | Black Voices

Live from Los Angeles' Nokia Theater, the 2014 BET Awards aired Sunday night, featuring some of the most talented artists in music. Aside from a few a...

BET Gives Lionel Richie Huge Award, Misspells His Name

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

At the BET Awards on Sunday night, Lionel Richie was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Artists like John Legend, Pharrell Williams and Yola...

Pharrell Wins Big At BET Awards

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 08.29.2014 | Black Voices

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After nearly four hours of prizes, performances and the occasional bleeped expletive, the 2014 BET Awards came to a close. When i...

The Secret Chaos Behind Lionel Richie And Michael Jackson's Iconic Song

OWN | Posted 06.20.2014 | OWN

In 1985, producer Quincy Jones gave Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson the assignment of a lifetime. To help fight famine in Africa, he wanted them to ...

The Corny Thing Lionel Richie Says Will Never Go Out Of Style

OWN | Posted 06.19.2014 | OWN

Growing up, Lionel Richie's teachers said he had a problem: He was too sensitive. On his upcoming "Oprah's Master Class" interview, the music icon exp...

Lionel Richie Discusses His Upcoming Tour

AP | MIKE CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 05.29.2014 | Black Voices

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — For Lionel Richie, part of parenthood has been payback. The pop icon's 19-year-old son Miles had initials inked on his hand ...

Conversations with Kenny Rogers, Mary Gauthier and The Groundlings' Tracy & Laraine Newman, Plus Marcus Goldhaber

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.19.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The interesting thing about the music is that there's kind of an American Idol mentality today and I don't think that's wrong, but everybody likes the hero and they push them up the charts and then it's, "'Okay, who's next?'"

Hilarious Art Project Puts Lionel Richie Lyrics On Abandoned Furniture

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Every once in a while we come across a clever and hilarious street art project that makes our hearts sing. In this case, our hearts are belting out th...

St Kitts Sends the World a Musical Invitation

Richard Powell | Posted 09.10.2013 | Travel
Richard Powell

By turns sumptuous and seductively shabby, St Kitts - or Saint Christopher's Island - has seen a surge in global interest thanks to its increasingly popular annual music festival.

Guess Whose Music Helped Lionel Richie Get Over Divorce

Posted 06.28.2013 | Divorce

Finding comfort in music has helped many people recover from divorce, but for pop star Lionel Richie, the songs he found solace in were the same ones ...

Watch Lionel Richie's Hilarious Beer Ad

Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment

Lionel Richie stars in a new beer ad for Tap King, delivering a stellar rendition of "Hello" from inside a refrigerator. Yep, that's right: The le...

PHOTOS: Lionel Richie's Juiciest Jheri Curl Moments

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.20.2013 | Style

If you grew up in the '80s, you probably remember hearing Lionel Richie love songs like "Truly" and "Hello" or watching your parents dance closely to ...

Lionel Richie Gets The Best Father's Day Gift Ever

The Huffington Post | Katerina Rosen | Posted 06.11.2013 | Fifty

At 63, Lionel Richie still has "sooo much energy for an old person," according to his cheeky daughter Nicole Richie. In honor of Father's Day comi...

This Lionel Richie Tea Pot Has Won Our Hearts

Posted 12.20.2012 | Taste

Hello, Is It Tea You're Looking For?

How Country Music Is Empowering Education

Erin Bernhardt | Posted 12.05.2012 | Impact
Erin Bernhardt

The presidential debate this week said it all. Our educational resources are a mess. Can either candidate fix all the problems? Probably not. That's why it is so exciting to see businesses step up to help be the change we need in America.

What Happens at the Olympics...

Esther Lofgren | Posted 12.01.2012 | Sports
Esther Lofgren

Everything post-Olympics over in London was pretty amazing. Not as debaucherous as everyone keeps wondering, but an incredible trip, with every single day jam-packed with awesome.