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Lionel Richie and Cee Lo Green in Concert in Atlanta

Singer-songwriter, musician, record producer and actor, all monikers that apply to Lionel Richie who made a stop on his tour in Atlanta at the Chastain Park Amphitheatre. There, he performed his solo hits, as well as songs from his Commodore days, for a sold-out audience. Opening for the legendary performer was Cee Lo Green, whose single “Fuck You” became the biggest hit of his career to date. Along with appearing as a judge on the singing competition…
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Lineup Announced For 12th Annual Austin City Limits Music Festival

For the Austin City Limits Music Festival’s inaugural two-weekend run this October 4-6 and 11-13, the lineup is loaded with musical heavyweights Depeche Mode, The Cure, MUSE, Kings of Leon, Atoms For Peace, Lionel Richie, Phoenix, Wilco, Vampire Weekend, The …
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Lionel Richie Receives First-Ever CMA Nomination For The 46th Annual CMA Awards

Music icon Lionel Richie received his first-ever Country Music Association nomination on Wednesday for his duet with Darius Rucker on Richie’s “Stuck On You” in the Music Event of the Year category. “I am thrilled to receive my first nomination …
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Lionel Richie’s “Tuskegee” Is Best-Selling 2012 Album for First Half of Year

Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee is the best-selling album released in 2012 for the first half of the year. Tuskegee sold approximately 912,000 copies, more than any other album released in 2012, at the year’s mid-year point that ended July 1 and …
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Lionel Richie Makes Surprise Appearance at Bonnaroo

Lionel Richie made a surprise appearance at the 11th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival on Sunday when he joined good friend Kenny Rogers onstage in a duet of “Lady” and took center stage to perform his international hit “All …
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Lionel Richie’s “Tuskegee” Certified Platinum

Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee has been certified platinum for reaching sales of 1 million, a feat accomplished in an impressive five weeks. “This album continues to amaze me and I am so grateful for all that it has accomplished,” Richie says. …
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THE ALBUM COLLECTION: Share Your Love, Kenny Rogers (1981)

This is part two of a look at some of my favorite albums of all time, and how they have inspired me over the years. Music has always been one of the strongest passions of my life – even going back to my youngest days. It’s amazing what one remembers about a certain album or song. The record I am going to share my thoughts about this week is one that takes me back to a very particular time and place – Share Your Love by Kenny Rogers. It was 1981, and I was seven years old. Two or three times…
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Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Remains at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 for Second Consecutive Week

Lionel Richie has the best-selling album in the nation for the second
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Lionel Richie’s “Tuskegee” Hits No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart

Lionel Richie has the best-selling album in the nation this week with Tuskegee, his country duets project that has claimed the No. 1 spot on the overall Billboard Top 200 albums chart. Tuskegee also sits at No. 1 on the …
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Lionel Richie to Receive Chairman’s Award at NARM and digitalmusic.org’s Music Biz 2012

Music business association NARM and digitalmusic.org, the virtual
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Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart

Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard Country Al
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Lionel Richie – Tuskegee

In the materials that accompany this album, much has been made of the fact that it marks a return to Lionel Richie’s roots. Some may cackle a little bit about that. After all, most artists that cross over from pop say the same thing. But, look deep into the Alabama native’s musical history, and you will find that to be very much the truth. At the height of his pop solo success in the 1980s, he was also turning out Country-oriented hits with songs like “Stuck On You” and “Deep River Woman.” His work with Kenny Rogers…
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Lionel Richie Unveils Tuskegee, Featuring 13 of His Hits Performed as Duets with Country Stars, on March 26

Music icon Lionel Richie will release Tuskegee, a collection of 13
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Apollo Theater To Induct Lionel Richie And Etta James Into Apollow Legends Hall of Fame At Spring Gala

The Apollo Theater, one of the nation’s greatest cultural treasures, will
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Billboard’s Annual SXSW Showcase to Feature a Performance By Music Icon Lionel Richie

The legendary Lionel Richie will headline Billboard’s
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Lionel Richie Unveils Tuskegee, Featuring 13 Performed as Duets with Country Stars

Music icon Lionel Richie will re
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Lionel Richie Honored by Harvard University on Monday

Distinguished singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer Lionel Richie will receive the 2011 Peter J
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