John Legend Biography
John Roger Stephens also known by his stage name as John Legend is a famous Singer, songwriter and musician. Born on December 28, 1978 in Springfield, Ohio, John is one of four children from Phyllis Elaine and Ronald Lamar Stephens. John attended Harvard University and Georgetown University and later University of Pennsylvania, where he majored English with an emphasis on African-American literature.
The gifted musician started his career with his album Get Lifted in December 2001. The album debuted at number 7 on US Billboard 200 and was certified gold by RIAA. The album also earned 2006 Grammy Award for Best R&B album and also two nominal awards for Best New Artist and Best Male R&B Vocal Performance. Following his momentum from his first album, he collaborated with several established artists including Kanye West, Janet Jackson and Jay Z. His latest release “All of Me” from the album “Love in the Future” became an international chart success peaking the Billboard Hot 100 for three consecutive weeks and reaching the top of six national charts and top ten in many other countries. The song was ranked third best selling song in US in 2014.
Until now, Legend has won 10 Grammy Awards, 1 Golden Globe Award, and 1 Academy Award. John Legend won Academy Award for Best original song in 2015 for song “Glory” from movie “Selma”. In 2007, he also received the Hal David Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
John Legend Height Weight and Body Measurements
As of several reports including Wikipedia, John Legend Height is said to be 5 feet 9 inch or 1.75m. John and his wife Chrissy Teigen are separated by only 10cm height difference. His body weight of 71 kg or 158 pounds shows how athletic body is. John Legend maintains his body with the help of perfect diet which includes full of fruits and fresh vegetables. He does cardio sessions which consists of Boxing, jumping rope and running.
John Legend Height Weight and Body Measurements in Stats
|John Legend Height||Height in feet: 5 feet 9 inches
Height in cm: 175 cm
Height in meter: 1.75 m
|Weight||Weight in Kg: 71 kg
Weight in Pounds: 158 pounds
|Chest size||Not Known (exactly)|
|Arms/Biceps Size||Not Known (exactly)|
|Waist size||Not Known (exactly)|
|Shoe Size||10.5 US|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|