Jun. 20th, 1949
Tuskegee, Alabama, USA
Lionel Richie's Main TV Roles
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- He has performed with the SAS (Spike Edney's All Stars) Band.
- Graduated from Tuskegee Institute in Alabama.
- Seriously considered becoming an Episcopalian Priest before turning to music.
- He was one of the original Commodores and left the group in 1982.
- The godfather of his daughter 'Nicole Richie' (qv) is 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv).
- A member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
- Longtime friend of radio personality 'Tom Joyner (II)' (qv).
- Adoptive father of 'Nicole Richie' (qv) with his then-wife, 'Brenda Harvey-Richie'..