Music icon Lionel Richie has created an unforgettable body of work that
speaks to the hearts of people of all races, faiths and ages around the
world with his universal themes of life, love and loss presented with
poetic simplicity and irresistible melodies. He has earned sales of more
than 100 million albums, 22 Top 10 hits, five Grammys, an Academy Award
for Best Original Song, a Golden Globe and a host of other awards from
virtually every other major entertainment organization.
His catalog of timeless hits include "Say You, Say Me,"
"Easy," "Still," "Hello," "Stuck On You," You Are," "My Love," "Endless
Love" and "We Are the World."
By defying boundaries, blending genres and ignoring trends to remain true
to what it is his heart, the gifted storyteller has shaped popular culture
as his music has served as the soundtrack of several generations around
the world. His music has remained at the forefront of his fansą milestone
moments -- first kisses, first wedding dances, first break-ups and first
children. It's impossible to separate those memories and his music because
they are inextricably intertwined.