Lionel Richie

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Birth Date: June 20, 1949

Age: 73 years old

Birth Place: Tuskegee, Alabama

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Lionel Richie

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‘American Idol’ Sets Return With Katy Perry, Luke Bryan & Lionel Richie at ABC

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‘American Idol’ Season 20 Finale: Did the Right Person Win? (RECAP)

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‘American Idol’ Reveals Top 20… and They Bring the House Down (RECAP)

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‘American Idol’ Top 24 Concludes as a Fan Favorite Drops Out of the Competition (RECAP)

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‘American Idol’ Hands Out Final Golden Tickets Headed Into ‘Hollywood Week’ (RECAP)

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‘American Idol’ Judges Present Final Platinum Ticket Heading Into Hollywood Week (RECAP)

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‘American Idol’: Ryan Seacrest, Luke Bryan, Katy Perry & Lionel Richie Officially Returning for Season 20

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‘American Idol’ Wild Card Revealed as Top 10 Celebrate Disney Night (RECAP)

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Claudia Conway Auditions for ‘American Idol’s New Season (VIDEO)

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‘American Idol’ Season 19 Begins Production With New Safety Measures

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‘American Idol’ Reveals Judges Panel & Host for Season 19

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‘American Idol’ to Proceed With Auditions Virtually for Season 19

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‘American Idol’ Crowns Its 2020 Winner — Did America Make the Right Choice?

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‘American Idol’ to Go Remote as Live Shows Carry On at ABC

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