Jennifer Hudson 2nd Black woman in history to achieve this honor

On June 12, Jennifer Hudson had her name added to the entertainment history books. Hudson won a Tony as the co-producer of A Strange Loop for best musical. With the award, she joined the EGOT club, which means she has won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and a Tony Award in her career. In 2007, Hudson […]

Cynthia Erivo has a lot to say about Aretha Franklin and changing stereotypes

British actress Cynthia Erivo is redefining the term “multifaceted” performer. Having become a member of an exclusive club of Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award winners, Erivo has also earned two Academy Award nominations along the way. It’s clear Erivo is the limitless anomaly, and as critics gauge the possibility of her reaching EGOT status by […]

Actress Cynthia Erivo could make history twice with her Oscar nominations

Cynthia Erivo could make history if she wins in her Academy Award categories. Erivo, the British-Nigerian actress and songwriter, would become the youngest-ever EGOT winner if she takes home the best actress Oscar for her riveting role as Harriet Tubman in Harriet. She would join her songwriting brethren John Legend, who also is an EGOT […]

John Legend becomes the youngest artist to achieve this honor

John Legend achieved EGOT status at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 9. The “All of Me” hitmaker’s work as executive producer on “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” earned him the Outstanding Variety Special (Live) prize at the second part of the annual ceremony, making him one of a select group to […]