John Legend, Ohio’s sensational R&B and soul music artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion!
John Legend (birth name John Roger Stephens) was born in Springfield (Ohio) in 1978 and is a singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. His musical style can be best described as a blend of R&B, soul, pop, and neo soul (a style of music that emerged from soul and contemporary R&B but is distinguished by a less conventional sound and the presence of many other genres ranging from jazz, funk, and hip hop to pop, fusion, and African music). He’s had a stellar career with 5 studio albums (4 of which are top 5 hits on the US Billboard 200 chart), 4 live albums, 2 video albums, 3 extended plays, and 38 singles. 2 of his studio albums have been certified Gold, 1 Platinum, and 1 double Platinum. His 2013 single ‘All of Me’ was certified double Platinum in Switzerland, triple Platinum in the UK, 5 times Platinum in Italy and Canada, 7 times Platinum in Australia, and 8 times Platinum in the US. He’s received many accolades including 1 MTV Video Music Award, 1 American Music Awards, 2 BET Awards, 1 MOBO Award, 5 Soul Train Music Awards, 2 NAACP Image Awards, and 10 Grammy Awards.
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to R&B, soul, neo soul, and pop music!