5. The early 1980s
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The Story Of Lionel Richie
5. 5. The early 1980s
Richie's 1983 followup Can't Slow Down sold over 8 million copies and won two Grammy awards for the man himself. It produced the anthemic, Caribbean-flavoured song All Night Long which went to number one, and Richie performed at the closing ceremony of the XXIII Olympic Games in Los Angeles. More success followed with the internationally famous Hello. It looked like everything was on an upwards roll for the singer...