About John Legend
John Roger Stephens known by his stage name John Legend was born in Springfield, Ohio. He began singing and playing the piano by age seven. Upon graduation, Legend attended the University of Pennsylvania and started holding shows around Philadelphia, and eventually New York, Boston, Atlanta, and Washington, D.C. Following college, his roommate, Devo Springsteen, introduced Legend to the up-and-coming artist Kanye West. Legend soon after released his debut album, Get Lifted, which debuted at thirteen on Billboard 200.
John Legend Facts
- Full Name: John Roger Stephens
- Date of Birth: December 28, 1978
- Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio
- Height: 5'9"
- Weight: 181 lbs.
- Shoe Size: 12
- Eye Color: Dark brown
- Hair Color: Black