Veteran crooner Lionel Richie has sparked rumours he is heading down the aisle again by posting a series of cryptic messages on his page

The Hello singer, who has been married twice before, fuelled gossip about his relationship status by writing the words "Will you marry me?" on his social networking page on Saturday (21Sep13).

He followed it up by adding, "She said yes!!!!"

No further details about who Richie is dating, or the potential engagement, were available as Wenn went to press.

He was previously married to Brenda Harvey, with whom he adopted his daughter Nicole before their divorce in 1993, and he was later married to Diane Alexander. They divorced in 2004.