Lionel Richie net worth: Lionel Richie is an American singer-songwriter who has an estimated net worth of $200 million dollars. Lionel Richie, who is an incredibly gifted musician and producer that rose to fame with the group, "The Commodores" has enjoyed a highly successful solo career. He released several studio albums as a solo artist and had 13 consecutive top 10 hits from 1981 to 1986 including 5 #1 hits. He also had 2 #1 albums in the US and has sold 100 million records worldwide; and he was the co-writer of the song "We Are the World," one of the biggest singles in history with Michael Jackson. He released the album, Just Go in 2009 and toured Australia and New Zealand through spring 2011. On March 26, 2012, Richie released his tenth studio album, Tuskegee, and in 2013 announced that he would begin his first North American tour, "All the Hits All Night Long," in over a decade. Over the last decade, in addition to his notoriety in the United States and Europe, Richie has also brome quite a phenomenon in several Arab countries, including Morocco, Dubai, Qatar and Libya. Lionel Richie was born in 1949 in Tuskegee, Alabama and grew up on the campus of the Tuskegee Institute. He was a star tennis player and attended the Tuskegee Institute with a degree in economics; he also briefly attended graduate school at Auburn University. On October 18, 1975, Richie married his college sweetheart, Brenda Harvey. In 1983 the couple informally adopted Nicole Camille Escovedo, the two-year-old daughter of one of the members of Lionel's band. They raised her as their daughter, Nicole Richie, and adopted her legally when she was nine years old. In 1986, while still married to Harvey, Lionel began a relationship with Diane Alexander. Richie and Harvey divorced on August 9, 1993, after being married nearly 18 years. Richie married Diane Alexander on December 21, 1995. They have a son, Miles Brockman and a daughter, Sofia; but Richie and Alexander later divorced in January 2004.
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Date of Birth
Jun 20, 1949
Record producer, Actor, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist
United States of America
5 ft 10 in (1.803 m)
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