Pop legend, Lionel Ritchie, has revealed that he was kicked hard in the testicles by his wife during the recording of his 1977 smash it, Easy Like Sunday Morning, after she had discovered that he was sleeping with the bass player.
In an exclusive interview, Ritchie, 97, told us: “I was getting towards the end of the recording and was taking a rest from the vocal just before the final fancy guitar break.
“At this point, my wife came storming into the studio and kicked me hard in the balls.
“She was raging and calling me a lowlife and a fag sonofabitch. I doubled up in pain and only just recovered in time to complete the closing vocal, although, if you listen carefully, you can absolutely tell that I went up to a higher key for the last knockings.
“When we played it back, the producer decided to leave the…