|Birth name||John Roger Stephens|
December 28, 1978 |
Springfield, Ohio, U.S.
|Genres||R&B, soul, neo soul|
|Instruments||Vocals, piano, keyboard|
|Associated acts||Kanye West, Rick Ross, Lupe Fiasco|
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His first album Get Lifted was released by GOOD Music in 2004. It won the 2006 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album.
In 2005 Legend won Best R&B Act at the MOBO Awards.
In 2006 Legend released his second album Once Again.
In 2008 he released his third album Evolver. Three songs on the album were produced by will.i.am. Brandy sung on the third song. The single "Heaven" won the Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance.
In 2010 Wake Up!, an album of songs by Legend and The Roots, was released.
Legend released his fourth album Love in the Future in 2013. It was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best R&B Album. "All of Me" was released as a single from the album. It reached number one in Australia.
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