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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  2. @essencefest: RT @TheRealTank: We love you and we're proud of you @AngelEyez64 WE FOUND A STAR!! #stronger #youremystar
  3. @essencefest: RT @AtlanticRecords: Get the #BTS look at @TheRealTank & #YoureMyStarSearch winner Megan Broadnax (@AngelEyez64) at @EssenceFest! http://t.?
  4. @essencefest: "They don't ever see you like I do."- @AugustAlsina at #EssenceFest
  5. @essencefest: .@msnbc thanks everyone who came by our booth at #EssenceFest! Check out highlights from the event: #GrowingHope
  6. @essencefest: .@Ledisi always brings "love, that good good" to #EssenceFest & we can't get enough
  7. @essencefest: RT @AngelEyez64: WATCH ME & @TheRealTank TAKE OVER @essencefest !:
  8. @essencefest: RT @VerizonInsider: From @fitbit trackers to #Samsung #tablets, Verizon uncovered the most popular #tech this weekend at @ESSENCEFest: http?

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