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Lionel Richie performs at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group)

After all these years, fans are still stuck on Lionel Richie.

The proof came when the R&B/pop star's most recent album -- 2012's "Tuskegee" -- hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and was later certified platinum.

He also remains a popular draw in concert, with fans filling arenas and amphitheaters to hear such favorites as "Hello," "Running with the Night," "Stuck on You," "Dancing on the Ceiling" and, of course, "All Night Long (All Night)."

Richie performs Sunday at the Concord Pavilion.

Cee-Lo Green opens the 7:30 p.m. show. Tickets are $34-$159, www.livenation.com.

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Most people know him as Dr. Gregory House from "House," the Golden Globe-winning drama that ran on Fox-TV from 2004 to 2012.

Yet, Hugh Laurie is more than just an acclaimed actor -- he's also a fine singer and multi-instrumentalist.

He is currently on the road supporting his second studio album -- 2013's bluesy, jazzy "Didn't It Rain" -- and performs with the Copper Bottom Band on Wednesday at the Fillmore in San Francisco. Show time is 8 p.m. and tickets are $49.50, www.livenation.com.

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