2002: Introducing Lionel Richie… Disco Don?
In between success as a Commodore and his current life as country crooner, Lionel Richie briefly tried his hand at dancing on more than the ceiling. The limp single "Angel" — it sounds like Seal on a weak house track — was a relative flop when it was released in 2000, peaking at Number 70 on Billboard. But Grammy voters clearly recognized the name "Lionel Richie" on a ballot or something and a Dance Recording Grammy nominee was born. And to think Basement Jaxx was completely locked out. Where's their head at?