TOP 5 SONGS OF THE ICONIC SINGER
"All Night Long (All Night)", released in 1983, is Richie's most successful single. The song can be said to be the perfect blend of soft rock and R&B soul of the early 80s.
Following the hit of "All Night", Richie had become a household term in the US, but he got global glory after the 1984-released "Hello", which went to (No.1) in both the UK and the US.
"Dancing with the Ceiling", was released in 1986. As per media reports, it went into the top 10 worldwide that year.
The track won the Academy Award for Best Original Song and the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song from the film White Nights.
The track, released in 1984, reached 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and 1 on the Adult Contemporary chart, and Lionel took on an entirely new sound.