John Legend

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Birthday
28, 1978
Birthplace
Springfield, OH
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthplace
Springfield, OH

About

R&B singer and pianist who scored his first big hit with the 2005 single "Ordinary People." He has collaborated with many different artists, such as Jay-Z and Kanye West.

Before Fame

He graduated as the salutatorian of North High School and was accepted into several Ivy League schools. He was the president and music director for Counterparts, an a capella group at the University of Pennsylvania.

Trivia

He has won 10 Grammy Awards. His song "Glory" with rapper Common received an Academy Award for Best Original Song after being featured in the film Selma.

Family Life

He married model Chrissy Teigen in 2013. In April of 2016, they welcomed a daughter named Luna.

Associated With

He sang backing vocals on the song "You Don't Know My Name" by Alicia Keys.

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