Essence Music Festival

ESSENCE Festival: Lionel Richie's 13 Best Videos & Performances

In honor of 2014 ESSENCE Festival headliner Lionel Richie, we're taking a trip down memory lane—bellbottoms, afros, jheri curls and all! From Richie's musical beginnings with the Commodores to his stellar solo career and epic duet with Diana Ross, we've compiled his 13 best music moments on camera.

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  1. @essencefest: It's a holiday Sunday! What are you and your crew up to tonight? http://t.co/9TxNMtYdJM
  2. @essencefest: So many questions! What would you ask NFL star and spokesperson Cam Newton? #EyeCandy http://t.co/eRGuXD9RNc http://t.co/yyP5PwuO33
  3. @essencefest: Girl talk: Are you ready to be someone's boo? Take the quiz and find out. http://t.co/NmaEEoQbtJ http://t.co/zlpgZ2WZaq
  4. @essencefest: Sunday Brunch: What's on your plate today #EssenceEats
  5. @essencefest: Take time out to give your full worship today. #GetLifted with Israel Houghton's "Here I Am to Worship" http://t.co/SEDYRqDamT
  6. @essencefest: Dedicate this song by Alexander O'Neal and Cherelle to your #SaturdayLove http://t.co/XyL2xgl7w9
  7. @essencefest: A mother's love: Beyonce pens a poem to Blue Ivy. http://t.co/EhCu6Us1bc http://t.co/OKUUI1qibT
  8. @essencefest: Girlfriends Getaway: The cast of "RHOA" were spotted on holiday in San Juan, PR. Are you hanging with your girls this weekend?...

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