Whereas the Grammy winner had his hesitations prior to now concerning 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. The truth is, Sofia, 21, and Scott, 36, just lately spent Thanksgiving with the “Hiya” singer.
“Scott and Sofia are nonetheless collectively and all is nicely 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 non-public jet for his or her vacation journey.”
“Lionel has accepted their relationship however nonetheless is not completely 100 p.c on board with Scott largely due to the age distinction and the way younger Sofia is,” the supply shares. “Lionel can see how completely satisfied Sofia is although so he’s positively making extra of an effort with Scott.”
“He’s a extremely sincere, up entrance sort of man and looks like his father-daughter relationship with Sofia is extra vital than something so he is attempting 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 extremely 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 mentioned as her dad made a hand gesture behind her, which appeared 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. While you’re 19 you understand every little thing. Is it going to be for all times? I do not know. However for proper now it is only a part and I’ll stand actual nonetheless within the nook, get me a great drink and never make an excessive amount of noise.”
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