Nothing lasts all night time lengthy — even Lionel Richie.
Throughout a Tuesday look on “The View,” the 73-year-old musician talked about his hit music “All Night time Lengthy (All Night time)” for its fortieth anniversary — and made an NSFW admission.
He appeared on the discuss present alongside his fellow “American Idol” judges Katy Perry and Luke Bryan to advertise the twenty first season of the present.
“Let me provide the first half that I’ve to essentially, actually say to you,” Richie stated. “Once I wrote ‘All Night time Lengthy,’ it was actually all night time lengthy.”
He continued, joking, “Now my ‘all night time lengthy’ is all the way down to a fierce quarter-hour. However, don’t fear, we’ll discuss that later!”
Nevertheless, Perry didn’t appear too fazed by his reply.
“quarter-hour, that’s lengthy, bud!” she stated in response.
“And don’t you overlook that, alright?” Richie quipped again.
Richie has been relationship his longtime girlfriend, Lisa Parigi, since 2014.
He was beforehand married to Brenda Harvey-Richie from 1975 to 1993. He cheated on Harvey with Diane Alexander, who he was married to from 1994 to 2004.
“It was my fault primarily,” he stated concerning the demise of his first marriage throughout an interview with Piers Morgan in 2015. “The perfect factor was I fell in love, the worst factor was I used to be nonetheless married. Yikes.”
He adopted his daughter, Nicole, 41, with Harvey, and shares daughter Sofia, 24, and son Miles, 28, with Alexander.
Nevertheless, the “Caught on You” singer appears to be glad in his present relationship with Parigi. The pair, who’ve been relationship since 2014, met at a cocktail party after being launched by mutual associates, in line with People.
Whereas talking to People in 2019, the “We Are the World” singer admitted that he’s a “hopeless romantic.”
“I’m a person who’s been by way of the ups and the downs, the ins and the outs of affection,” he stated on the time.
He added of Parigi, “She’s extraordinarily lovely, however most significantly she’s sensible and helps me take care of my loopy world.”
This summer season, Richie will taking his music to Europe on a worldwide tour.