Lionel Richie

Today is Lionel Richie’s 68th birthday!!! Richie, an original member of the Commodores left the group in 1982 to pursue a solo career. His album entitled “Lionel Richie” had a number-one hit “Truly”. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994 and was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame […]

Talks are underway for music legend Lionel Richie to join Katy Perry as the shows second judge on American Idol. The producers of the show liked the fact that Richie has an outgoing TV personality, and has had great success in the entertainment industry. Kathy Perry is reportedly has a $25 million deal and with […]

Lionel Richie and Mariah Carey were set to perform in Baltimore, but the concert has been canceled due to Richie's recent knee surgery.

Lionel Richie is hitting the road again and he’s bringing Mariah Carey along as his special guest. The All The Hits tour kicks off in Baltimore in March. Tickets go on sale this Saturday. The show will make a stop in Charlotte on May 21st.   And look at who showed up at Mariah’s Christmas show in […]

Today is Lionel Richie’s 67th birthday!!! Richie, is an original member of the Commodores who left the group in 1982 to pursue a solo career. His album entitled “Lionel Richie” had a number-one hit “Truly”. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994 and was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk […]

Black Music Month originated in 1979.  President Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the great music, achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we’ve lost.

Saturday night, the music industry was out in numbers to honor Music Legend Lionel Richie at the Grammys’ MusiCares Person of the Year Gala, ahead of the Grammy Awards for his work and philanthropy. The event was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, who began the evening sporting a Richie suit and wig. The night was star-studded […]

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The Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity was founded on December 4, 1906 at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. It’s the first Black, Inter-Collegiate Greek-Lettered fraternity.

Wow. It feels like we live in a MAJOR city this week when you consider all of the major artists performing in Raleigh over the next several days. Don’t sit in the house! Get out and enjoy the shows!   Tonight: New Edition is at the Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh (side note: you […]

Lionel Richie was honored with BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award last night. Take a look at the tribute performances by John Legend, Ledisi and Yolanda Adams. Richie also hit the stage to perform some of his biggest hits.      

Lionel Richie will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 BET Awards Sunday, June 29 at 8 p.m. from Nokia Theatre in L.A. hosted by Chris Rock. The 64-year-old singer-songwriter will also perform at the ceremony. Richie was instrumental in forming the group The Commodore’s, with dance hits likes “Machine Gun” and […]