Kobalt Catalogue Spotlight: Lionel Richie

There are not many artists in the world that have such a rich music biography such as Lionel Richie.

True music icon and international superstar, Lionel sold  100 million albums sold worldwide, won the Oscar Award and a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. He is also a 5 time People’s Choice Award winner, a World Music Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, an ASCAP Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, a United Negro College Fund Achievement Award recipient, a Goldene Kamera Award winner, Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee,  Tuskegee Institute Honorary Doctor of Music Degree… The list continues, but what is more important he is the person behind the iconic songs such as “Easy”, “Hello”, “All Night Long”, “Stuck On You” and many more.

Lionel Richie and Irving Berlin are the only two songwriters in history to achieve the honour of having #1 records for nine consecutive years and we are very proud to represent his catalogue for the region through Kobalt Music Publishing.

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