Lionel Richie Net Worth

Lionel Richie is an American singer-songwriter and an exceptionally talented musician and producer who rose to prominence with The Commodores.

Richie joined the songwriter and the co-lead singer of funk band the Commodores in 1968 as a singer and saxophonist.

During his solo career, Richie became one of the most successful balladeers of the 1980s, and has sold over 100 million records worldwide

He was one of the world's best-selling artists of all time and Richie also helped to raise over $3.1 million for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

The predicted net worth of Lionel Richie in 2022 is $200 million. Richie was the first person to receive an RIAA diamond album award and has won four Grammy Awards.

Lionel Richie has received 17 honors and 37 nominations, including, among others, one Academy Award, four Grammy Awards, nine American Music Awards, one BET Award, and one Golden Globe Award.

Richie also earns a substantial income as a judge on American Idol, beginning with Season 16 and finishing with Season 19.

Richie is in the middle of his fellow judges with an annual salary of $10 million.

In 2019, Lionel Richie reportedly earned $10 million as a judge on the first season of “American Idol.”