John Roger Stephens well known by his stage name “John Legend” is an American singer and actor born on December 28, 1978. In his early career, Legend worked with different artists including Alicia Keys, Twista, Kanye West and Janet Jackson and gained lot of knowledge from them as a musician. John’s debut album “Get Lifted” was released in 2004 and earned bundle of appreciation. Legend gained chart topping hits from his solo work as well, including the hit single “All of Me”. His discography contains total four solo albums including Once Again, Evolver and Love in the Future.
Several Awards was also given to John for his superb work in the music industry including nine Grammy Awards and a special Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Along with music, Legend is also involved in various social and charitable causes. He is an adherent of the Harlem Village Academies, an organization that runs numerous charter schools. In his personal life, John married model Chrissy Teigen in September 2013 after dating her for four years.
John Legend Personal Details:
- Complete Name: John Roger Stephens
- Nicknames: John Legend
- Date of Birth: December 28, 1978
- Occupation: Singer, Actor
- Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Eye Color: Dark brown
- Net Worth: $20 million
- Father: Ronald Stephens
- Mother: Phyllis Stephens
- Siblings: Vaughn Anthony Stephens
- Spouse: Chrissy Teigen (m. 2013)
John Legend Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: Get Lifted
John Legend Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
- Weight: N/A
- Shoe Size: N/A
John Legend Interesting Facts:
- Legend started singing at the age of four at his church choir and began playing piano when he was just seven years old.
- John’s musical role models include Boyz II Men, Michael Jackson and LL Cool J.
- The first job of John’s as a teenager was a wedding singer.
- His favorite music to listen is anything by Marvin Gaye.