HomageCollage: John Legend, “Get Lifted”

🔊💜Today, December 28, 2004, John Legend released his debut studio album, “Get Lifted.” This album peaked at no. 4 on the US Billboard 200, and enjoyed a 65-week chart run. Legend released the seminal song ‘Ordinary People’ as the second single, and it went to no. 24 on the Hot 100. ‘Ordinary People’ ended upContinue reading “HomageCollage: John Legend, “Get Lifted””

Music Birthday: John Legend

🔊🎉Today, December 28, 1978, John Legend was born John Roger Stephens, in Springfield, Ohio. Last year, on April 1, Legend starred as Jesus Christ in the NBC music television special “Jesus Christ Superstar: Live in Concert.” The soundtrack album subsequently earned Legend a Grammy Award for Best Music Theater Album.