The singer was recently forced to reschedule a number of UK gigs due to illness, but has now said that he is very excited about the upcoming shows, which include two nights at London's O2 arena.
Richie said: "Being back out on the road is amazing, the crowds have been fantastic and I am very excited about heading back to the UK soon."
His tour of Europe has already visited cities such as Amsterdam and Frankfurt. The setlist includes some of his biggest hits, like 'Easy', 'Stuck On You' and 'Three Times A Lady'.
Richie's newest LP Tuskegee earned him a nomination for 'Best Country Album' at the American Music Awards.
Lionel Richie's UK tour dates are as follows:
- October 26 - Birmingham LG Arena
- October 28 - London O2
- October 29 - London O2
- November 10 - Liverpool Echo Arena
- November 11 - Manchester Arena
- November 14 - Cardiff Motorpoint Arena
- November 16 - Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
- November 17 - Sheffield Motorpoint Arena
- December 13 - Aberdeen AECC Arena
- December 14 - Glasgow SECC
- December 15 - Capital FM Arena Nottingham