Jun. 20th, 1949
Tuskegee, Alabama, USA
Lionel Richie's Main TV Roles
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- A member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
- With 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv), co-wrote the song "We Are the World" and was one of its performers.
- 20 June 2003: Received star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.
- Longtime friend of radio personality 'Tom Joyner (II)' (qv).
- Graduated from Tuskegee Institute in Alabama.
- Has a son, Myles Brockman Richie (born on May 27, 1994), and a daughter, Sophia Richie (born August 26, 1998), with his second wife Diana.
- He has performed with the SAS (Spike Edney's All Stars) Band.
- He was one of the original Commodores and left the group in 1982.