– Lionel Richie, 71, trended on Twitter recently when tweeps found out that he has a 30-year-old girlfriend
– Lionel Richie’s fans shared mixed reactions to the news that he is in a serious relationship with Lisa Parigi who is younger than his daughter
– The veteran musician has reportedly been dating Lisa since 2014
Lionel Richie recently trended on social media when a snap of himself and his 30-year-old girlfriend surfaced on social media.
It is reported that the 71-year-old American Idol judge is in a serious relationship with Lisa Parigi, 30. The musician has been dating the beauty entrepreneur since 2014.
The legendary US singer has a daughter who is older than Lisa. Nicole Richie is 39 years of age while her young sis, Sofia Richie, is 22.
Lisa is originally from Switzerland but now lives in the US with her bae. Twitter users have shared mixed reactions to Lionel Richie’s romantic relationship with Lisa. Check out some of their comments below:
“Whaatttt!!! Lionel Richie with his new Bae, he’s 71 and she’s 30, yaani Lionel was 40 when this beautiful woman was born. Brothers don’t be in a hurry to marry, maybe your soul mate isn’t born yet.”
“Lionel Richie inspires me to never give up on love, that I can find true love from granddaughter’s friend.”
“Lionel Richie, 71, and his Bae, Lisa Parigi, 30, I call it love.”
“For two seconds let’s ignore the fact that she was probably conceived to a Lionel Richie song and concentrate on how great this man looks at 71.”
“Personally I don’t have an issue with age but Lionel Richie is dating someone younger than his daughter, that to me is problematic.”
“Of all of the sugar daddies in the world, Lionel Richie is a top tier choice.”
In other entertainment news, Legit.ng reported that Trevor Noah celebrated his birthday 37th birthday. The South African-born comedian was born on 20 February, 1984.
The Daily Show took to Twitter on 21 February to wish the host of the show a happy birthday. The show posted a clip of the superstar roasting the traditional birthday song. The Daily Show captioned the post:
“Happy Birthday @trevornoah, who would like you to take a moment to consider the happy birthday song.”
Adeyinka Odutuyo is an entertainment/lifestyle journalist at Legit.ng with over three years of working experience in the media industry.
He has a degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies from Osun State University, Osogbo. When he is not writing about celebrities, you will find him blogging about local Nigerian recipes on Instagram (@playfoodbyyinka)