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Lionel Richie (Lionel Brockman Richie Jr.) was born on 20 June, 1949 in Tuskegee, Alabama, USA, is a Soundtrack, Actor, Composer. Discover Lionel Richie's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 72 years old?

Popular As Lionel Brockman Richie Jr.
Occupation soundtrack,actor,composer
Age 72 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 20 June 1949
Birthday 20 June
Birthplace Tuskegee, Alabama, USA
Nationality USA

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Lionel Richie Height, Weight & Measurements

At 72 years old, Lionel Richie height is 5' 11" (1.8 m) .

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Height 5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Who Is Lionel Richie's Wife?

His wife is Diana Alexander Richie (21 December 1995 - 2004) ( divorced) ( 2 children), Brenda Harvey-Richie (28 October 1975 - 9 August 1993) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

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Wife Diana Alexander Richie (21 December 1995 - 2004) ( divorced) ( 2 children), Brenda Harvey-Richie (28 October 1975 - 9 August 1993) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
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Lionel Richie Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Lionel Richie worth at the age of 72 years old? Lionel Richie’s income source is mostly from being a successful Soundtrack. He is from USA. We have estimated Lionel Richie's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Source of Income Soundtrack

Lionel Richie Social Network




2017 Kennedy Center Honors honoree. Other honored that year were Gloria Estefan, LL Cool J, Carmen De Lavallade, and Norman Lear.


He was inducted into the International Mustache Hall of Fame in 2015 (inaugural class) in the category Music & Arts.


His album "Tuskegee" (2012) is named after the Alabama city where he was born and raised.


On Who Do You Think You Are? (2010), Richiel was able to trace one of his ancestors to a father and son, Morgan W. and Dr. Morgan Brown, one of whom impregnated Lionel's slave ancestor. The Browns descend through a wife of another Morgan Brown to Zacharie Clothier and his wife who immigrated to Canada from France. Other descendants of Zacharie Cloutier include Madonna, Lady Gaga and Beyoncé.


He appeared on Canadian Idol (2003) on August 11, 2004. His music was one of the weekly themes of the show, and seven young finalists worked with him individually to prepare for singing his songs in competition.


He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7018 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on June 20, 2003.


He performed at benefit dinner for Global Business Council on HIV/AIDS in front of former President Bill Clinton and UN Secretary General Kofi Annan on June 12, 2002.


He has two children with his second wife Diana Alexander Richie: Myles Brockman Richie (born May 27, 1994) and Sofia Richie (born August 26, 1998).


Phil Collins was inspired to call the demo of his 1990 single "Do You Remember?" "Lionel" because it reminded him of Richie's music.


He was one of the original members of The Commodores and left the group in 1982.


The memorable sinewy guitar solo on Richie's 1977 song "Easy" was played by Thomas McClary, then a member of The Commodores.