John Legend

EGOT-winning, critically acclaimed, multi-platinum singer-songwriter John Legend has garnered ten Grammy Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, a Tony Award, and an Emmy Award among others. John is the first African-American man to earn an EGOT and one of only 15 people in the prestigious EGOT club. John has released six celebrated albums over the course of his career including, GET LIFTED (2004), ONCE AGAIN (2006), EVOLVER (2008), LOVE IN THE FUTURE (2013), DARKNESS AND LIGHT (2016), and A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS (2018). John starred as Jesus in NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live!” in April 2018. That year, he was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series Or Movie and won an Emmy as a producer in the category of Outstanding Variety Special (Live) for the show. It was announced that John would be a coach for season 16 of NBC’s “The Voice,” airing in 2019. In October 2018, John released his first Christmas album, A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS, and closed out the year with his A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS TOUR. Beyond his music career, he is a principle partner in Get Lifted Film Co., a film and television production company based in Los Angeles. Get Lifted Film Co. served as Executive Producers on NBC’s live production of “Jesus Christ Superstar Live!,” the HBO documentary “Southern Rites,” 2018 Tribeca Audience Award Winner Documentary “United Skates,” WGN America’s series “Underground,” and films such as “Southside With You” and “La La Land.” As a philanthropist, John initiated the #FREEAMERICA campaign in 2015 to change the national conversation surrounding our country’s misguided criminal justice policies and to end mass incarceration.