Full Name: John Roger Stephens
Date of Birth: December 28, 1978
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Pianist, Actor
John Legend is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and pianist. He has had an active career since 1997 and he is also interested in acting. He often records tracks in R&B, soul, and pop genres.
His real name is John Roger Stephens, and he was born on December 28, 1978. His music career started when he started to play piano for Everything is Everything by Lauryn Hill. In the following years, he played piano for Encore of Jay Z, and You Don’t Know My Name by Alicia Keys. He released his debut album Get Lifted in 2005 and it ranked in the top ten of Billboard 200. This album and the singles from the album also helped him to get eight nominations for the Annual Grammy Awards. He won Best New Artist, Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, and Best R&B Album Awards. You can find John Legend’s height in our article.
In 2006, he released his second album Once Again, and again, he ranked in the top ten on the charts. In 2008, he released his third album Evolver and in the same year he also released a live album called John Legend: Live from Philadelphia. He released his fourth album Love in Future in 2013. Later, he started to focus on other aspects of his career and released his fourth and fifth albums in 2016 and 2018, which were Darkness and Light and A Legendary Christmas, respectively. Throughout his career, John Legend released many successful productions and tracks and took part in many different projects. You can find John Legend’s weight in our article.
|Height:||5 ft 9 in (175 Cm)|
|Weight:||159 lb (72Kg)|
|Body Measurements (Bust, Waist, Biceps):||41-33-15 inches (104-84-39 Cm)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
John Legend was born in Ohio, and he has three siblings. He is the oldest one among his brothers. His parents were factory workers and drummers. They are both interested in music. His mother was singing in the church. His parents divorced and they lived separately for 12 years but in 2004, they reunited. John Legend did not attend any school in his childhood and was homeschooled by his mother. He started to play piano when he was 4 years old and performed in the church choir when he was 7 years old. You can find John Legend’s eye color in our article.
When he was 12 years old, he attended North High School. He started high school early because he skipped two grades because of his academic talent. When he was 15 years old, he won a Black History Month competition with his essay, which was about being a successful artist. He received admission to Harvard University, Georgetown University, and Morehouse College but he attended the University of Pennsylvania. During his education, he started to get interested in jazz and started his own group. He also took part in many important events and organizations.
In 2006, John Legend started to date Chrissy Teigen, and the couple engaged in 2011. In 2013, the couple married in Italy. He also wrote All of Me song for his partner and dedicated it to her. His music video was displayed at their wedding. In 2016, the couple had their first baby, which was a girl. In 2018, the couple also had a boy. The couple had their third baby in 2020 and they are expecting their fourth baby in 2022.
Height: 5 ft 9 in (175 Cm)
Weight: 159 lb (72Kg)
Body Measurements (Bust, Waist, Biceps): 41-33-15 inches (104-84-39 Cm)
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