Lionel Richie Responses To His Daughter Sofia Richie Dating New Boyfriend Scott Disick

Updated On 06 Jun, 2019 Published On

Ever since the news regarding Sofia Richie's relationship with a new boyfriend Scott Disick came, there have been many reactions. In a similar manner, Sofia's father Lionel Richie did not mince words when asked by US Weekly for his thoughts on his daughter.

At the American Idol auditions (singer-songwriter Lionel Richie is one of the new judges for the reboot), he didn't seem to hold back his opinions about who his daughter is keeping company with.

Father and daughter: Lionel Richie and Sofia Richie

Father and daughter: Lionel Richie and Sofia Richie

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The 68-year-old legendary musician said that he was 'in shock' over his youngest child's choice of 'sex addict' boyfriend stating:

Have I been in shock?! I'm the dad, come on,

 After being asked if he was happy for them, he replied:

I’m scared to death, are you kidding me?

 Boyfriend and girlfriend: Lionel Richie and Sofia Richie kissing while kissing

Boyfriend and girlfriend: Scott Disick and Sofia Richie kissing 

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The dating rumors between Sofia and Scott began swirling in May during the Cannes Film Festival when Sofia tweeted a post mentioning that she was with Scott Disick.

And their relationship was confirmed after the pair was caught kissing and being cozied to each other.