John Roger Stephens (born December 28, 1978), known professionally as John Legend, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, film producer, and philanthropist.
Prior to the release of Legend’s debut album Get Lifted (2004), he collaborated with already-established artists and signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music.
Legend has sung on Jay-Z’s “Encore”, Alicia Keys’s “You Don’t Know My Name”, Dilated Peoples’ “This Way”, Slum Village’s “Selfish”, Fort Minor’s “High Road”, and played piano on Lauryn Hill’s “Everything Is Everything”. Legend’s single “All of Me” from his fourth studio album Love in the Future (2013) was a Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit. In 2007, Legend received the Hal David Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Legend won the Academy Award for Best Original Song and Golden Globe Award in 2015 for co-writing the song “Glory” from the film Selma. He has also won eleven Grammy Awards. In 2017, Legend received a Tony Award for co-producing Jitney for the Broadway stage. In 2018, Legend portrayed Jesus Christ in NBC’s adaptation of the rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar.
Relive some John Legend classics including ‘Ordinary People’ and ‘Number One’ as well as discovering some of his lesser known tracks.
John Legend – ‘Ordinary People’
John Legend – ‘Used To Love You’
John Legend Feat. Andre 3000 – ‘Green Light’
John Legend – ‘Number one’
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One Love – John Legend and friends
John Legend, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani,
Finally:- Everyone’s paying tribute to the mothers they love for Mother’s Day — and John Legend is certainly no exception.
The singer posted a loving message to his wife Chrissy Teigen on Instagram to commemorate the holiday.
“Happy Mother’s Day to my wonderful wife!,” he wrote. “It’s been a year that tested you in so many ways but you’ve come through stronger, wiser, happier and a better mother than ever.”