June 29, 2014. Lionel Richie accepts a lifetime feat endowment during a BET Awards during a Nokia Theatre.The Associated Press
Lionel Richie was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award during a 2014 BET Awards final night though as he spoke onstage his name was displayed on shade as “Lionel Ritchie.”
According to Us weekly a “All Night Long” thespian was clearly unknowingly of a snafu.
Before he supposed a fame a operation of artists lonesome his classics. After an introduction by Pharrell Williams, John Legend, Ledisi and Yolanda Adams all sang Richie as good as songs from a organisation that launched him, The Commodores.
“That was positively amazing,” gushed a 65-year-old thespian after a performances.“Everyone did a good job. These are all a songs that they told me would hurt my career.”
“Soul is a feeling,” he continued. “Not a color. Talent is a God-given present and not a category. And out of a box, out of a box is that enchanting place where talent—true talent—goes to live and flower and breathe. And might we never give that adult as prolonged as you’re in this business.”