April 28, 2017  

Lionel Richie Still Grieving for Michael Jackson

August 30, 2010 (5:54 am) GMT
'I think about Michael every single solitary day,' the 'Hello' hitmaker says about his late friend, who was supposed to celebrate his 52nd birthday on this weekend.
Lionel Richie Still Grieving for Michael Jackson

is still struggling to come to terms with the death of . The veteran singer misses his pal "every single solitary day".

Richie enjoyed a long friendship with the "Thriller" hitmaker, who was godfather to his daughter , and he was devastated when he passed away in 2009. And more than a year after the tragedy, Richie admits he is still grieving the King of Pop.

He tells Britain's The Sun, "I think about Michael every single solitary day. If you have ever lost a parent, you'll know that you'll do something and think, 'Oh I'll ring mum and tell her.' Then you remember you can't ring mum. It's the same with Michael. I think of something I want to tell him and then I remember. How can you even comprehend that? It's just too much. He was a big part of my life..."

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Nick Cannon Is Still Close to Ex Mariah Carey but Says They're Not Sleeping Together
  2. Janet Jackson Is Swaying at Bruno Mars' Concert After Split
  3. Disney Star Michael Mantenuto Found Dead at 35 of Gunshot Wound
  4. Caitlyn Jenner Is Livid at Kris Jenner, Says She Barely Gets Money From 'KUWTK'
  5. Paranoid Travis Scott Fears Kylie Jenner Is Just Using Him to Get Revenge on Tyga
  6. Park Bom Flaunts Backside in Skimpy Swimsuit
  7. Watch Fall Out Boy's Bizarre Clip for 'Young and Menace'
  8. Barack Obama Disses Donald Trump's Tweeting Habit