One day I hope 'real Hip Hop' floods the mainstream one day, not just one or two songs that break through here or there! Lionel Richie became a pop and R&B star in the 1970s as lead vocalist for the Commodores.They had hits with funk songs like "Brick House" and the ballads "Three Times a Lady," "Sail On," and "Still." In 1981 Lionel Richie had a #1 pop hit with the Diana Ross duet "Endless Love" from the movie of the same name.He followed that with his solo debut album the next year and left the Commodores to pursue his solo career. For "All Night Long (All Night)" from the album Lionel Richie combined soul with Caribbean sounds.
It spent more than a year in the top 10 of the album chart.♫ Several of you cited this title lyric from Genie’s song as your favorite.It’s a true show-stopper of a song from one of the movies that defined our childhood.Slug, of Atmosphere, laces this smooth slow beat by Ant, also of Atmosphere, and eloquently describes the nature of domestic violence.Explaining how domestic violence can be a cycle but at the end has an uplifting few lines which state you should break the cycle.