John Legend Lyrics


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From the Album Darkness And Light (2016) (buy at amazon.com)
Darkness And Light
I Know Better
Penthouse Floor
Darkness And Light
Overload
Love Me Now
What You Do To Me
Surefire
Right By You (For Luna)
Temporarily Painless
How Can I Blame You
Same Old Story
Marching Into The Dark


From the Album Love In The Future (2013) (buy at amazon.com)



From the Album Wake Up! (2010) (buy at amazon.com)
2011 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album
Hard Times
Compared To What
Wake Up Everybody
Our Generation (The Hope Of The World)
Little Ghetto Boy (Prelude)
Little Ghetto Boy
Hang On In There
Humanity (Love The Way It Should Be)
Wholy Holy
I Can't Write Left Handed
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
Shine


From the Album Evolver (2008) (buy at amazon.com)

Green Light
It's Over
Everybody Knows
Quickly
Cross The Line
No Other Love
This Time
Satisfaction
Take Me Away
Good Morning
I Love, You Love
If You're Out There
Floating Away
Set Me Free
Can't Be My Lover


From the Album Sounds Of The Season: The John Legend Collection (2006) (buy at amazon.com)
Sounds Of The Season: The John Legend Collection
Let It Snow
O Holy Night
Jesus, What A Wonderful Child
Winter Wonderland
It Don't Have To Change
What A Wonderful World


From the Album Once Again (2006) (buy at amazon.com)

Save Room
Heaven
Stereo
Show Me
Each Day Gets Better
P.D.A. (We Just Don't Care)
Slow Dance
Again
Maxine
Where Did My Baby Go
Maxine's Interlude
Another Again
Coming Home
Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
King & Queen


From the Album Get Lifted (2004) (buy at amazon.com)
2006 Grammy Award for Best R&B Album
2006 Soul Train Music Award for Best RB/Soul Album, Male
Prelude
Let's Get Lifted
Used To Love U
Alright
She Don't Have To Know
Number One
I Can Change
Ordinary People
Stay With You
Let's Get Lifted Again
So High
Refuge (When It's Cold Outside)
It Don't Have To Change
Live It Up

A Million (from "About Last Night" soundtrack)
Glory (from "Selma" soundtrack)
Love I've Never Known (from "Red Hot + Rio 2" compilation)
Motherless Child (from "Hope For Haiti Now" compilation)
Move (from "12 Years a Slave" soundtrack)
Someday
Start (from "Southside With You" soundtrack)
Tonight (Best You Ever Had) (from "Think Like A Man" soundtrack)
Under The Stars
Who Did That To You? (from "Django Unchained" soundtrack)


Other Songs:
A Million (from "About Last Night" soundtrack)
Dare To Dream (From "Pride" Soundtrack)
Don't You Worry 'bout A Thing (From "Hitch" Soundtrack)
Glory (from "Selma" soundtrack)
Lay Your Head Down
Love I've Never Known (from "Red Hot + Rio 2" compilation)
Motherless Child (from "Hope For Haiti Now" compilation)
Move (from "12 Years a Slave" soundtrack)
Nutmeg (From "A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All!")
Rolling In The Deep (Adele Cover)
Selfish (Remix) (Piano Solo Version)
Someday (From "August Rush" Soundtrack)
Start (from "Southside With You" soundtrack)
Sun Comes Up
Tonight (Best You Ever Had) (from "Think Like A Man" soundtrack)
Tossin' & Turnin'
Under The Stars
Who Did That To You? (from "Django Unchained" soundtrack)


John Legend Info:

John Legend is an American singer-songwriter and actor. He has won nine Grammy Awards, and in 2007, Legend received the special Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. -Wikipedia

Real Name:
John Roger Stephens

Nationality:
American

Genre: R&B

Born:
December 28 1978 ( age )

Birth Place:
Springfield, Ohio, USA

Education:
Springfield North High School, University of Pennsylvania

Got his start:
hitting the nightclub circuit in New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC

Career Breakthrough:
release of sophomore effort Dutty Rock (2002)

Breakthrough Single:
"Ordinary People" (2005)

Record Label:

first artist to sign with Kanye West's G.O.O.D. Label

Did You Know:
graduated with a degree in English; college roommate is Kanye West's cousin

Worked With:
Twista, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Lauryn Hill, Janet Jackson, Slum Village, Dilated Peoples, Black Eyed Peas, and Kanye West.


John Legend Awards:

2008 
Grammy Award for R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: Stay With Me (By the Sea), Al Green featuring John Legend 

2005
Grammy Award - New Artist:
Grammy Award - Male R&B Vocal: “Ordinary People, ”
Grammy Award - R&B Album: Get Lifted,

John Legend Quotes:

-A lot of what we do is we bring a sample in and I'll play on top of the sample to bring a freshness to it and I'll sing on it and we'll make it hot together.

-But in my mind I've always been a solo artist- I've just been working with a lot of great people like Kanye and Alicia Keys and Jay-Z.

-For me I'm actually doing what I normally do when I do my solo thing and the other thing is actually more new to me.
John Legend

-I don't think Get Lifted has necessarily expanded the genre.

-I feel like spirituality definitely comes through in my music, but I don't make any specific efforts to make it that way.

-I have a great band, with very talented players, and we give everything we have every night.

-I think people relate to the music because I have a sense of empathy, and I think I have a good understanding about relationships, and I talk about them in a real, honest way.

-I hear melodies and hooks all day. I've always been that way, since I was a kid.

-I never felt intimidated, I was just happy to contribute and make great records for them. Now its my turn to make great records for myself.

-I was in an a cappella group in school, so it particularly helped me keep my piano chops up.

-I was the front man of the choir and then when I was 12 and I was the leadsinger of my highschool groups.

-I only want to be associated with music that is high quality. That's my main criteria.

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