John Legend wants to teach you how to write a song

Award-winning musical artist John Legend wants to share some of the tricks of his trade with you. The pianist and vocalist teamed up with MasterClass to teach the art of songwriting. The class is 18 chapters, which dives into the details of the emotions and structure that go into some of his most successful songs. […]

John Legend explains what caused rift with Kanye West

Ye West’s 2020 presidential run was one that left many of his fans on edge, especially some of his close friends at that time. One of those close friends was John Legend, who recently opened up in an interview on David Axelrod’s podcast “Axe Files,” and shared why his relationship with West took a turn. […]

Usher headlines 2022 Beloved Benefit, helps raise $6.3M for charity

Atlanta showed up and showed out for the 2022 Beloved Benefit hosted in the city’s pride and joy venue, the Mercedes Benz Stadium. The seeds that civil rights leaders Martin Luther King, Congressman John Lewis and Ralph David Abernathy planted in Atlanta came to fruition as $6.3 million was raised for eight nonprofit organizations. Those […]

John Legend loved doing this with Kanye West at the start of his career

John Legend says Kanye West — who legally changed his first name to Ye last year — helped him craft his work by producing songs with him for his 2004 debut, Get Lifted and “connecting” him with other industry heavyweights, such as Rick Ross. The 43-year-old musician told Eddie Francis on Apple Music 1 on […]

John Legend compared America’s current debate over abortion laws to TV show

Debate over women’s rights hit new heights in the US earlier this month when a leaked draft of a decision by the Supreme Court threatened to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion. And John Legend — who shares a daughter Luna, 6, and son Miles, 4, with wife Chrissy Teigen […]

John Legend and Jason Derulo come together for a special cause

Music megastars John Legend and Jason Derulo are set to perform at a benefit concert in New York. The two singers are the headliners for “Side by Side: A Celebration of Service” on May 29, 2022, at UBS Arena. The performance ends a two-day festival that is set to feature appearances by Alfonso Ribeiro, Questlove, […]

John Legend launching a new venture

John legend is launching a new venture. The Grammy-winning musician has joined forces with A-Frame Brands to launch a new skin care line aimed at people with darker complexions. Legend, 42, told Fortune.com: “Of course, I’m in the public eye, and so there’s a bit more of a premium placed on making sure we take […]

John Legend to produce an adaptation of this 1920s classic

Universal is working on a movie, musical-take of The Phantom of the Opera. The studio will reimagine its famous cinematic horror story with a modern musical update based on Phantom by John Fusco. Singer John Legend will produce the project alongside Emmy and Grammy-nominated producer Harvey Mason Jr and Mike Jackson. The Phantom of the […]

Chrissy Teigen shares daughter’s hilarious tooth fairy mishap

Chrissy Teigen had to have her bathroom dismantled after dropping her daughter’s tooth down the sink. The 36-year-old model’s eldest child, 5-year-old Luna, recently lost the first of her baby teeth, but before it could be placed under her pillow in readiness for a visit from the tooth fairy, the Cravings writer lost it. Chrissy […]

Chrissy Teigen shares the details of her new eyebrow implant surgery

Chrissy Teigen has undergone eyebrow transplant surgery. The 35-year-old model took to Instagram to enthuse about the procedure, which involves putting hair from the “back of your head” to the brows to create a fuller look, after years of overplucking the facial feature as a teen. She wrote: “I never wear makeup if I can […]

John Legend compares Ye West and Trump calling both ‘underdog narcissists’

John Legend thinks Kanye West backed Donald Trump because they were both “underdog narcissists.” The “All of Me” hitmaker admitted he was surprised when the “Stronger” rapper gave his support to the controversial former president and ultimately decided to run for office himself because his pal had never shown any political interest. Speaking to author […]

John Legend initiates new program to combat institutional racism

John Legend stays on the frontline shedding light on many American atrocities. The singer recently launched a new initiative called  HumanLevel to uplift communities disproportionately impacted by institutionalized racism. The new program will work with local government officials and community members to create projects that address immediate needs at the city and local level while […]

Steph Curry inks deal with NBC

Steph Curry doesn’t have any plans of retiring in the near future but the Golden State Warrior is already planting the seeds for a career after he hangs up his sneakers. Curry has been making several huge plays in Hollywood with several upcoming documentaries and television shows in the mix like ABC’s “Holey Moley” and […]

Chrissy Teigen still struggling with painful loss of her son

Chrissy Teigen still hasn’t processed the tragic loss of her late son, Jack. The 35-year-old model dedicated her new book Cravings: All Together: Recipes to Love to her boy, whom she lost 20 weeks into her pregnancy last year, and the author admitted she has felt “slightly down lately” after reflecting on her decision to […]

John Legend producing Bernie Mac biopic

It’s been almost 13 years since The Original Kings of Comedy star Bernie Mac died on Aug. 9, 2008, from complications of pneumonia as he battled the inflammatory cells disease sarcoidosis. While his timeless material still keeps people in stitches so he’ll never be forgotten, his life story is in the works to hit the […]

John Legend praises graduates’ resilience during Duke University commencement

John Legend feels the “pain” of graduates amid the coronavirus pandemic. The “All of Me” hitmaker spoke to Duke University‘s undergraduates at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, and in his commencement speech on Sunday, May 2, 2021, Legend admitted it had been a tough year for all. He said: “You know, I’m feeling […]

John Legend partners with Walgreens for COVID-19 vaccination PSA (video)

R&B crooner John Legend is the latest celebrity calling for Americans to take the COVID-19 vaccination. The “All of Me” singer has teamed up with Walgreens for their “This Is Our Shot” PSA, which reminds people that getting the vaccine is the nation’s best opportunity to help bring an end to the pandemic. “I’ve just […]

John Legend recalls the origin of his stage name (video)

Recording artists take their time when it comes to picking their stage names. When choosing one, it’s best to pick a name that will transcend your legacy into the future. John Legend stopped by “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” on Monday, March 1, 2021, and revealed how his performance moniker came to be. The […]

Jeezy mourns the loss of his mother

Jeezy announced on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, on Instagram that his mother, Sharon Jenkins, recently died. While he didn’t reveal the cause or the actual day of her death, he’s previously stated that his mother was suffering from an undisclosed illness. Jenkins was featured in the rapper’s 2011 documentary A Hustlers Ambition, where he recalled […]

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