Castle Concerts - All The Hits All Night Long: Lionel Richie @ Edinburgh Castle
Pop legend Lionel Richie, one of the best selling acts of all time, will return to the Scottish capital for the first time in more than a decade for a one-off performance at Edinburgh Castle in summer 2015.
The five-time Grammy Award winner, who has sold more than 100 million records in a 45-year career, has announced he will bring the All The Hits All Night Long tour to Edinburgh on July 22nd.
It is the first time the former Commodores singer has performed in Edinburgh since 2001, and he said: “Returning to Edinburgh Castle is going to be amazing...I can’t wait to perform in such a breathtaking location which is steeped in history. There’s always a special atmosphere there and I’m excited to be part of this musical tradition.”
Lionel’s shows feature songs from one of the most loved repertoires in music spanning his entire career from the Commodores through to the present day. The tour has received rave reviews and reactions from fans all over the world. His performances have become renowned for being much more than just a concert – with a unique party atmosphere he creates as he unites the audience with songs like Dancing On The Ceiling, Say You, Say Me, Hello, Three Times A Lady, Easy and All Night Long.
The tour is a celebration of the 65-year-old’s music career, in which he has sold over 100 million albums worldwide whilst receiving prestigious awards along the way including GRAMMYs, American Music Awards, a Golden Globe and even an Oscar.