John Legend Biography.
John Roger Stephens, better known by his stage name John Legend, was born on December 28, 1978, in Springfield, Ohio, in the United States. He is a multi-award-winning American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer who is currently 43 years old as of the time this article was written.
Beginning his career as a musician, John Legend worked behind the scenes, playing piano on the smash hit “Everything Is Everything” by American female rapper Lauryn Hill. He also made uncredited guest appearances on three of Jay-smash Z’s hits, Encore, Alicia Keys, and You Don’t Know My Name.
Quick Review Of John Legend. Profile.
- Full Name; John Roger Stephens.
- Stage Name; John Legend.
- Date Of Birth; 28 December 1978.
- Age; Currently 43Years Of Age.
- Place Of Birth; Springfield, Ohio, United States.
- Country Of Origin; American.
- Occupation; singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer.
- Father’s Name; Ronald Stephens.
- Mother’s Name; Phyllis Stephens.
- Year Active; 1997–Present.
- Genres; R&B, Soul and Pop.
- Spouse; Chrissy Teigen.
- Children; 3.
- Instrumentals; Vocals And Piano.
- Labels; Republic Records, Columbia Records, GOOD Music Records And Sony Urban Records.
- Net Worth; $100 million.
John Legend Early Life.
John Legend, whose true name is John Roger Stephens, was born on December 28, 1978, in Springfield, Ohio, and is currently 43 years old as of the time of writing this article.
The oldest of the four children born to Mr. and Mrs. Ronald, Phyllis Stephens, is John Legend.
His mother Phyllis Stephens sang and oversaw the church choir, his grandmother played the church organ, and his father Ronald Stephens was a drummer.
When John Legend was 12 years old, he enrolled in North High School in Springfield, Ohio, in the US. He graduated as his class’ salutatorian four years later.
John Legend Career.
John Roger Stephens who’s popularly and professionally known as John Legend started his musical career working behind the scenes and playing piano on American female rapper Lauryn Hill’s hit single titled “Everything Is Everything”, and also made uncredited guest appearances on Jay-Z’s hit singles which are Encore, Alicia Keys and You Don’t Know My Name. In 2004 John Legend signed to Kanye West’s record label GOOD Music Records and released his debut album which he tagged “Get Lifted”. The album sold 116,000 copies in its first week of release.
In October 2006, John Legend released his second studio album which he tagged “Once Again”.
On November 12, 2021, John Legend signed a record deal with Republic Records after completing the contract that lasted for 17 years with Sony Music.
In February 2022 John Legend launched a music-based NFT platform called ‘OurSong’.
John Legend Personal Life.
John Legend met his model wife Chrissy Teigen in 2006 during a music video for his song titled “Stereo”, They both of them became engaged in December 2011 and were married on September 14, 2013, in Como, Italy. The couple is blessed with three kids at the moment of writing this content.
John Legend Age.
John Legend who was born John Roger Stephens was born in Springfield, Ohio, the United States of America on 28 December 1978, he is now 43 years of age at the moment of writing this article.
John Legend Net Worth 2022.
John Roger Stephens professionally known as John Legend is currently one of the richest and most influential young American singers, songwriters, and actors with an estimated net worth of $100 million