Last month fans were shocked after Lionel Richie's then 17-year-old daughter Sofia took off on a private jet to Japan with 22 year-old pop star Justin Bieber signaling the start of their new romance [click here if you missed that].
Just don't ask Lionel Richie about it...
Paparazzi caught up to Lionel Richie earlier this week and tried to quiz the R&B icon about Sofia's new romance when the crooner replied,
“I’m not going to go there. I’ve got strict orders not to go there.”