John Legend Bio

(Singer-Songwriter)

'All Of Me', singer-songwriter, John Legend is a Grammy award holder. John has worked with well known Hollywood stars. He is happily married to American Model Chrissy Teigen with two children.

Relationship Statistics of John Legend

What is John Legend marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did John Legend get married ? (married date): September 14, 2013
How many children does John Legend have ? (name): Two (Luna Simone Stephenson and Miles Theodore Stephens)
Is John Legend having any relationship affair ?: No
Is John Legend gay ?: No
Who is John Legend wife ? (name): View Couple Comparison Chrissy Teigen
Chrissy Teigen

More about the relationship

John Legend is married to the famous American Model Chrissy Teigen. The couple first met on the set of his 2007 music video for “Stereo”. They got married on September 14, 2013.

Their marriage ceremony was held in Como, Italy. His song “All of Me” was dedicated to her. The couple had their first daughter, Luna Simone Stephenson on April 14, 2016.

John and Chrissy have a son in May 2018- Miles Theodore Stephens.

Before his marriage, John has been in a relationship with the famous American model Jessica White in 2005. He dated the famous American singer Wafah Dufour in 2006.

He also dated a Brazilian engineer, Danielle Abreu in 2006.

Who is John Legend?

John Legend is a Grammy and Golden Globe-winning American singer-songwriter. He first became popular with the 2005 single “Ordinary People”.

John has collaborated with many different artists, such as Jay-Z and Kanye West.

On 2019 November 16, Legend guest-hosted The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

Birth Age, Family, Ethnicity

John Legend was born John Roger Stephens on 28 December 1978. His parents are Phyllis Elaine and Ronald Lamar Stephens, a factory worker and former National Guardsman of Afro-American heritage.

He was raised in Springfield, Ohio, USA. along with his three siblings.

John Legend- Education University

Legend attended North High School. After high school graduation, he attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he studied English with an emphasis on African-American literature.

While in college, Legend served as president and musical director of a co-ed jazz and pop a cappella group called Counterparts. He graduated in 1999 and began his professional singing career in 2000.

Career Journey of American singer-songwriter ‘John Legend’

John Legend began his music career when he was in university. While in college, he was introduced to Lauryn Hill by a friend. Hill hired him to play piano on “Everything Is Everything”, a song from her album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Legend released his debut album, Get Lifted on GOOD Music in December 2004.

His album debuted at number 7 on the US Billboard 200 and sold 116,000 copies in its first week. His album also won the 2006 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album and earned Legend another two nominal awards for Best New Artist and Best Male R&B Vocal Performance.

In October 2006, John Legend’s second album Once Again was released. At the 2007 Grammy Awards ceremony, the song “Heaven” was awarded the “Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance”.

John has won ten Grammy Awards and a Golden Globe Award in his music career. He released his new album, Darkness and Light with the first single “Love Me Now” on December 2, 2016.

He is also part of the American television series the voice season 16 with Adam LevineBlake SheltonAlicia Keys, Gwen Stefani, Kelly Clarkson, and Jennifer Hudson.

How much is John Legend’s Net Worth and Salary?

He has a net worth of $45 million US. His income is estimated to be $7.42 Million per annum.

John also earns through endorsements, appearances, and many more.

John Legend: Rumors, Controversy/Scandal

-John Legend blamed American racism for Beyoncé’s CMA controversy in November 2016. He said, “There’s a problem with racism in America I’m not blaming country music for that”.

He added, “I know a lot of country music writers and artists and I don’t think it’s their issue, I think it’s America’s issue.”

-There is also a rumor that he and Netflix are making a music competition show.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

John Legend has black hair and eyes. His height is 5 Feet and 9 Inches (1.75m), and weight is 71kg. His shoe size is 11.5 (US).

Social Media

He has around 8.7 million followers on Facebook. He has more than 10.7 million followers on Instagram and has more than 12.8 million followers on Twitter and 5.1 million subscribers on Youtube channel.

 

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