Lionel Richie to Tour Australia

Lionel Richie is to tour Australia next year and is scheduled to perform at several winery events in March 2011. It’s also confirmed that the singer will appear on A Day on the Green Concerts in Victoria, NSW and South Australia – the event’s 10 year anniversary.

The tour will be supported by the X Factor judge Guy Sebastian. The Adelaide group Lowrider will open the shows. Née Lionel Brockman Riche in 1949, the American singer-songwriter and record producer has sold more than 100m records.

To date, Lionel Richie has achieved five US No.1 singles. The last one being “Say You, Say Me” from 1985.