Brenda Harvey-Richie is best known as the ex-wife of singer Lionel Richie. She is also known to be a music composer and an entrepreneur. Branda was born in Alabama in the United States. Keep reading as reveal more facts about who Brenda Harvey-Richie really is. Keep reading.
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Brenda Harvey-Richie Biography
Harvey was born on 2 September 1952 in Brewton, Alabama in the United States to Marshall Harvey (father) and Lucille Harvey (mother). Brenda’s father was a WWII veteran whiles her mother was also a teacher and guidance counselor.
Brenda completed Southern Normal School located in Brewton in 1970. Whiles in school, she was a cheerleader and was always present at almost all sports events. She also graduated from Tuskegee University in 1974 with a certificate in BA in Social Work.
Harvey has always been a fan of music and so decided to move into the music industry by writing songs. She helped in writing songs of songs for her ex-husband’s son. For example, she has a hand in the song “Penny Lover” which was released in 1984. She also started her own company called Brenda Richie Publishing. Some of the works include All Night Long”, “Hello”, “Say You, Say Me” and “Dancing On The Ceiling”.
Brenda Harvey-Richie and Lionel Richie
Harvey married Lionel Richie on 18 October 1975. Their marriage was very exciting at the beginning however, they divorced in 1993. Brenda accused her ex-husband of beating her.
Brenda Harvey-Richie Age
Harvey was born on 2 September 1952 in Brewton, Alabama in the United States. She will be 70 years on 2 September 2022.
Brenda Harvey-Richie Net Worth
As the CEO and president of Brenda Richie Publishing, Brenda has an estimated net worth of about $15 million.
Brenda Harvey-Richie siblings
Harvey has a brother called Stephen Harvey, a very popular American television presenter. The two were all born and raised in Brewton, Alabama in the United States.