‘American Idol’ Season 20 : Favorite Quotes from Lionel Richie

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Lionel Richie, in full Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr., is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer from Alabama. He is the among the Judges panel on ‘American Idol’ Season 20

“I think the whole world is dying to hear someone say, ‘I love you.’ I think that if I can leave the legacy of love and passion in the world, then I think I’ve done my job in a world that’s getting colder and colder by the day.” 

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“It’s quite interesting that in my growing up I had several influences. We had gospel music on campus. R&B music was, of course, the community, and the radio was country music. So I can kind of see where all the influences came from.” 

– Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie would be in the judging panel in American Idol for his fifty season, His American Idol Debut as a Judge was in 2018.

“The best compliment that has ever been given to me was, I was at the airport one day and a guy came in and said, ‘Lionel, my wife loves you, the kids love you, my mother-in-law loves you, the family loves you.” 

– Lionel Richie

“I find the greatest songs in the world come out of pain, and I don’t like it! Here’s what it does: It strips away all of your facades. It makes you so honest. It’s cleansing.” 

– Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie’s Songs Easy,” “Sail On,” “Three Times a Lady” and “Still” Grammy Award-winner’s hits.