Lionel Richie: Hello
The single was written by Lionel Richie and released in 1984, reaching the top of the charts in many countries around the world, including Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Canada and in many other European countries.
It was a single from the album Can’t Slow Down, the second of his solo career.
It was produced by Lionel Richie himself and James Anthony Carmichael and a casual greeting between the two inspired the title of the song and the phrase which starts the song. The guitar solo is by Louie Shelton.
It was featured in numerous movies and TV shows, and many commercials.