Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. (born June 20, 1949) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer who has sold more than 100 million records.

A star tennis player in Joliet, he accepted a tennis scholarship back at Tuskegee Institute and later graduated with a major in economics. After receiving his undergraduate degree from Tuskegee, Richie briefly attended graduate school at Auburn University.
Whilst a freshmen at Tuskegee Institute he became the lead singer and saxophonist with the R&B group, The Commodores, an American funk/soul band of the 1970s and 1980s. The members of the group met as freshmen at Tuskegee Institute (now Tuskegee University) in 1968, and signed with Motown in November 1972, having first caught the public eye opening for The Jackson 5 while on tour. The Commodores have sold over 75 million records worldwide.

He released his solo self-titled debut album in 1982, which contained three hit singles. His solo career propelled him into being  one of the most successful balladeers of the 1980s. He has won two Grammy Awards including Album Of The Year

He sang Endless Love as a duet with Diana Ross and it became one of Motown's biggest hits
 

All Night Long

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Into You Deep Lyrics
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Lionel With The Commodores
Nightshift Lyrics
Oh No Lyrics
Say Yeah Lyrics
Still Lyrics
Sweet Love Lyrics
Thank You Lyrics
Three Times A Lady Lyrics
 
Duets
Endless Love with Diana Ross Lyrics
The Magic Of Love with Pavarotti Lyrics
   

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