Whereas the Grammy winner had his hesitations prior to now in regards to the romance, contemplating Sofia and Scott’s 15-year age distinction, a supply tells E! Information he is making “extra of an effort” with the Flip It Like Disick star. In reality, Sofia, 21, and Scott, 36, just lately spent Thanksgiving with the “Hi there” singer.
“Scott and Sofia are nonetheless collectively and all is properly for now,” the insider tells E! Information, including that Sofia is “infatuated” with Scott. “They spent Thanksgiving with Lionel Richie they usually all flew collectively on his personal jet for his or her vacation journey.”
“Lionel has accepted their relationship however nonetheless is not fully 100 p.c on board with Scott principally due to the age distinction and the way younger Sofia is,” the supply shares. “Lionel can see how blissful Sofia is although so he’s undoubtedly making extra of an effort with Scott.”
“He’s a very sincere, up entrance form of man and looks like his father-daughter relationship with Sofia is extra essential than something so he is making an attempt to be there for Sofia and to be supportive of her regardless of his reservations about her relationship,” the supply provides. “All of them had a very nice vacation collectively although and progress is for certain being made between Lionel and Scott.”
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Sofia and Scott, who shares three youngsters with ex Kourtney Kardashian, first sparked romance rumors in 2017. Amid the hypothesis, E! Information chatted with Sofia about her dad’s reaction to her dating life.
“He is good. He is been very good. He is been very cool. He is very supportive, no matter which means,” the mannequin stated as her dad made a hand gesture behind her, which regarded like a gun pointing at his head.
Months later, Lionel addressed the relationship again in an interview with Australia’s Daily Telegraph, “She’s 19. Once you’re 19 you realize every part. Is it going to be for all times? I do not know. However for proper now it is only a section and I will stand actual nonetheless within the nook, get me an excellent drink and never make an excessive amount of noise.”
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