John Legend

John Legend – Album, Early Life, and Net Worth

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John Legend is an American record producer, singer, songwriter, actor, film producer, theatre director, and philanthropist. John has sung on Alicia Key’s “You Don’t Know My Name”, Jay-Z’s “Encore”, Dilated Peoples’ “This Way”, Fort Minor’s “High Road”, Slum Village’s “Selfish” and played piano on Lauryn Hill’s “Everything Is Everything”. John’s single All of Me” from his fourth studio album Love in the Future, was a Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit.

He received the Hai David Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2007 and won 11 Grammy Awards. He also won the Academy Award for Best Original Song and in 2015, he won Golden Globe Award for co-writing the song “Glory” from the film Selma.

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Name: John Roger Stephens
Date of Birth: December 28, 1978 Age: 41
Place of Birth: Springfield, Ohio, U.S.
Education: North High School, Springfield, University of Pennsylvania
Profession: Record producer, singer, songwriter, actor, film producer, theatre director, Philanthropist, and keyboardist
Years active: 2000–present
Television: Underground, Sherman’s Showcase, Rhythm + Flow, and The Voice
Title: Doctor (Hon D.M.)
Spouse: Chrissy Teigen (m. 2013)
Children: 2
Genres: R&B, soul, and pop
Instruments: Vocals, piano, and keyboards
Labels: Sony, Columbia, and GOOD
Associated acts: Dave Tozer, Common, The Roots, Estelle, Rick Ross, Kanye West, will.i.am, and Lecrae.

Early Life

John Legend was born on December 28, 1978, in Springfield, Ohio. He is one of four children of Phyllis Elaine and Ronald Lamar Stephens. His mother sand and directed the church choir, while his father was a drummer. His parents were divorced for 12 years before reuniting, and he was homeschooled by his mother. He started playing piano at age four and performed with his church choir at the age of seven.

John attended North High School in Springfield, Ohio, and graduated as salutatorian of his class four years later. John was offered admission to Harvard University and scholarships t Georgetown University and Morehouse College but decided to attend the University of Pennsylvania.

Lists of John Legend Songs

  • All Of Me (2013)
  • Conversations in the Dark
  • Love Me Now (2016)
  • Tonight
  • Beauty and the Beast (2005)
  • Ordinary People (2004)
  • You & I (2013)
  • Save Room (2006)
  • Preach
  • Last Time I Say Sorry
  • Glory
  • P.D.A (2006)
  • So High (2004)
  • Who Did That to You? (2012)
  • A Good Night (2018)
  • Green Light (2008)
  • Made to Love (2013)
  • Everybody Knows (2008)
  • Used to Love U (2004)
  • Written in The Stars (2018)
  • Surefire (2016)
  • Start a Fire (2016)
  • Who Do We Think We Are (2013)
  • Stay with You (2004)

John Legend Songs 2020

  • Bigger Love
  • Drown
  • One Life
  • Slow Cooker
  • Don’t Walk Away
  • Ooh Laa
  • Favorite Place
  • Wild
  • Last Time I Say Sorry
  • U Move, I Move
  • Actions
  • Bigger Love
  • Never Break
  • I Do

John Legend’s Album

  • Bigger Love
  • Cruel Summer (GOOD Music album)
  • Darkness and Light (John Legend album)
  • Evolver (John Legend album)
  • Get Lifted
  • A Legendary Christmas
  • Live at SOB’s
  • Love in the Future
  • Once Again (John Legend album)
  • Solo Sessions Vol. 1: Live at the Knitting Factory
  • Wake Up! (John Legend and The Roots album)

Net Worth

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As of 2020, John Legend’s net worth is $45 million.

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