John Legend Biography

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John Legend originally John Roger Stephens was born on 28th December 1978 in Springfield, Ohio, United States. John-Roger Stephens, referred to expertly as John Legend, is an American artist, lyricist, and performer. He is best known for his album, for example, ‘Once Again’ and ‘Darkness and Light.’ Born in Springfield, Ohio, United States, Legend demonstrated an unmistakable fascination for music since the beginning.

John Legend began performing for his congregation ensemble at four years old. From the age of seven, he began playing the piano. During his time at school, he filled in as the president and music executive for a musical group name ‘Counterparts.’ Having discharged numerous studio albums, Legend has teamed up with any semblance of Kanye West, Britney Spears, and Lauryn Hill.

In 2015, he won an ‘Oscar’ for the song ‘Glory,’ which he had composed for the recorded motion picture ‘Selma.’ He has additionally won a few other huge honors, which incorporate ten ‘Grammy’ grants, just as a ‘Golden Globe Award.’ He is likewise an entertainer and has shown up in the motion picture ‘La La Land,’ which turned into a tremendous hit, winning six ‘Oscars.’ He is known for his humanitarian exercises, for example, bringing issues to light to help the casualties of ‘Tropical storm Katrina.’

Quick Facts

Birth 28th December 1978
Place Springfield, Ohio, United States
Nationality American
Occupation Singer, Songwriter
Zodiac Capricorn
Ethnicity African-American
Active Years 2000-Present
Relationship Married
Height 5 feet 8 inch
Weight 71 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Relationship Status Married
Spouse Chrissy Teigen

Early Life of John Legend

John-Roger Stephens was conceived on 28 December 1978, in Springfield, Ohio, United States, to Ronald Lamar Stephens and Phyllis Elaine. Inspired by music since the beginning, he began singing for the congregation ensemble when he was four. He additionally figured out how to play the piano from his grandma. He was self-taught for certain years, after which he went to the ‘North High School.’

Later, regardless of being offered admission to ‘Harvard University’ and grants from ‘Georgetown University’ and ‘Morehouse College,’ he went to the ‘University of Pennsylvania.’ There, he filled in as president and melodic executive for a pop A cappella gathering named ‘Counterparts.’ Because of his astonishing aptitudes, he likewise turned into the individual from lofty social orders, for example, ‘Sphinx Senior Society’ and ‘Sphinx Senior Society.’ When he was in school, he was acquainted with Lauryn Hill.

In this way, he was contracted to take a shot at the tune ‘Everything Is Everything’ from her album, ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.’

Career of John Legend

During the beginning of his vocation, John Roger Stephens used to perform in clubs, just as hold appears all through the nation. He likewise teamed up with star performers, for example, Alicia Keys and Kanye West. His introduction collection ‘Get Lifted‘ was discharged in 2004.

With hit singles, for example, ‘Ordinary People,’ ‘Number One,’ and ‘So High,’ the collection performed well, cresting at number seven on the ‘Billboards 200.’

It got for the most part constructive audits. It won the 2006 ‘Grammy Award‘ for ‘Best R&B Album.’ He gained much fame and proceeded to include in a few noteworthy collections of prominent stars, for example, Fort Minor, Jay-Z, and Stephen Colbert. It was during this opportunity that he came to be known as John Legend.

In 2006

, his second studio album ‘Once Again‘ was discharged. Appearing at number three on the ‘US Billboard 200,’ the collection turned into a significant hit. Its hit melody ‘Paradise‘ won Legend his second ‘Grammy Award‘ for ‘Best Male R&B Vocal Performances.’

His next album ‘Evolver,’ discharged in 2008, was a considerably greater achievement. Appearing at the fourth position on the ‘US Billboard 200,’ the collection sold more than 600,000 duplicates in the only us.

After two years, he teamed up with the hip bounce band ‘The Roots’ and discharged the collection ‘Wake up!’ The collection won the 2010 ‘Grammy Award’ for ‘Best R&B Album.’

In 2013,

he discharged his fourth album, ‘Love in the Future.’ Peaking at fourth position on the ‘US Billboard 200,’ the collection was an enormous achievement, selling 68,000 duplicates inside the principal seven day stretch of its discharge.

In 2015,

he won an ‘Oscar’ for the song ‘Glory,’ which he had performed alongside rapper Lonnie Rashid Lynn for the film ‘Selma.’ That year, he additionally assumed a noteworthy job in the Oscar-winning film ‘La La Land.’

Legend and Ariana Grande performed two-part harmony for the motion picture ‘Beauty and the Beast‘ in 2017. He was cast in a short movement film titled ‘Crow: The Legend’ in April 2017.

On December 19, 2017, it was declared that John Legend had been cast in the live show generation of ‘Jesus Christ Superstar‘ at the ‘Marcy Avenue Armory’ in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. ‘Jesus Christ Superstar‘ was communicated live on ‘NBC’ in April 2018.

Legend was the triumphant mentor for the 2019 period of ‘The Voice.’ He won the unscripted TV drama close by Maelyn Jarmon on May 21, 2019.

Highlights and Achievement

John Legend, through the span of his career, has been assigned for various honors. In 2015, he won the ‘Oscar’ for ‘Best Original Song’ for his hit song ‘Wonder,’ which was discharged the earlier year. He has won numerous renowned honors, for example, ‘Grammy Award,’ ‘NAACP Image Award,’ ‘Soul Train Award,’ and ‘Golden Globe Award.’

Relationships of John Legend

John Legend is a hitched man for quite a while. He is hitched to the celebrated American Model Chrissy Teigen. The couple initially met on the arrangement of his 2007 music video for “Stereo.”

They got hitched on September 14, 2013. Their wedding function was held in Como, Italy. His melody “All of Me” was devoted to her. The couple had their first little girl, Luna Simone Stephenson, April 14, 2016. Again this couple was honored with a child kid, Miles Theodore Stephens, in May 2018. Teigen and John’s relationship is as yet going great.

Before his marriage, John was involved with the well known American model Jessica White in 2005. He dated the well known American artist Wafah Dufour in 2006. He likewise dated a Brazilian specialist named Danielle Abreu in 2006.

Net Worth

The net worth of John Legend is $45 million.

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