Find Out What Lionel Richie Said About Sofia Richie, Scott Disick’s Romance
“It’s just a phase and I’m going to stand real still in the corner, get me a good drink and not make too much noise,” the “Hello” singer told Australia’s toldDaily Telegraph via the Daily Mail, about their romance, which has made headlines due to their 15-year age difference.
Reflecting on his younger years, he told the outlet that his daughter’s romance reminded him of his own past.
“Now I know what my parents meant when I came through the door with my Afro and my girlfriend and said, ‘Dad, I’m in love,’” Lionel, 64, remarked, before joking, “My daughter is getting me back for my Afro days! She’s 19. When you’re 19, you know everything.”
The “All Night Long” crooner, for his part, also told the Australian publication that he found the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star to be a nice guy.
Lionel previously opened up to Us Weekly about his model daughter dating the 34-year-old reality star, saying in October 2017, “Have I been in shock?! I’m the dad, come on … I’m scared to death, are you kidding me?”