Did Sofia Richie bringing boyfriend Scott Disick to the ‘American Idol’ finale completely freak out dad Lionel Richie? We’ve the EXCLUSIVE particulars right here!
It was stunning, to say the least, to see Sofia Richie, 19, roll as much as night time one of many American Idol finale together with her 35-year-old boyfriend, Scott Disick. Particularly since everybody is aware of that her father, Lionel Richie, disapproves of their relationship! Whereas it could make sense that Lionel can be enraged that she introduced her controversial boyfriend to the big finale of his show, it seems that there was no drama. Sofia didn’t blindside him, a supply near the “Howdy” singer instructed HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY — he knew that Scott was going to be there and was completely okay with it!
Lionel’s nonetheless not “ecstatic” about their relationship, however he’s determined to cease being vocal about his disapproval, says the supply. Scott’s truly beginning to develop on him. “Not too long ago [Lionel has] softened his stance significantly. At first, Lionel thought it could by no means final and that [Scott and Sofia] would cut up up after a couple of months of relationship, however he’s realizing that’s actually not the case. He is aware of his greatest wager is to get on board, and to assist Sofia slightly than danger alienating her.”
You understand how it goes — inform your daughter she will’t see somebody anymore, and it solely makes her need them extra. Sofia’s an grownup, and he or she’s nonetheless going so far Scott, whether or not her father approves or not. May as nicely attempt to all get alongside! Whereas we might not see Lionel and Scott hugging it out anytime quickly, it feels like every thing’s going to be okay.
“Lionel has by no means truly had a difficulty with Scott personally — he thinks he’s truly a reasonably good man,” the supply instructed us. “He simply didn’t like his daughter relationship him, primarily due to the age hole, but additionally due to Scott’s repute. However, as he’s received to know him higher he realizes that Scott does truly love Sofia, and Lionel’s come to phrases with them relationship.”