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Fascinating Fact 10815

7th February 2011

SADE has snagged a top-line support act for her first tour in a decade - JOHN LEGEND will join her on the road. Sade's 50-date Once In a Lifetime tour begins in June (11) in...

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Elton John Praises 'Genius' Kanye West

2nd February 2011

Sir Elton John has hailed Kanye West a "stone cold genius".The legendary 'Rocket Man' singer said he is completely blown away by the 'Power' rapper's vision and ability to marry genres and hailed his last...

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Legend Snubbed Big-money Deals For New Year's Eve

9th January 2011

R&B star JOHN LEGEND snubbed several big-money offers to host a New Year's Eve party, opting instead to go on holiday with his model girlfriend.The singer admits he was tempted to accept huge amounts of...

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Legend Hopes U.k. Protests Refresh Music Industry

6th January 2011

R&B singer JOHN LEGEND hopes the violent student protests which broke out in London last month (Dec10) will inspire a new generation of rebellious musicians.The Ordinary People hitmaker was stunned to see thousands of young...

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Legend Shows Off Home For Magazine

28th December 2010

Singer JOHN LEGEND has opened up his New York home for a magazine spread.The R&B star cuddles up to his model girlfriend Chrissy Teigen inside their apartment in the East Village neighbourhood for the latest...

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Keri Hilson Talks About Working With Dr Dre

20th December 2010

KERI HILSON, the 25-year-old American rapper whose forthcoming album 'No Boys Allowed' hits the shelves tomorrow (21st December 2010), has spoken about working with legendary producer DR DRE on his new record 'Detox'. The singer...

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Jeff Bridges' Wife Wants Beard Cut Down

16th December 2010

Jeff Bridges' wife wants him to trim his beard.The 61-year-old actor - who sports facial hair in his new Western movie 'True Grit' and was unshaven for his Oscar-winning role as an alcoholic country musician...

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The Things They Say 19216

25th November 2010

"I haven't seen one since the very first one. I never kind of got into it." JOHN LEGEND isn't a fan of the HARRY POTTER franchise.

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Kanye West Set To Release My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

15th November 2010

The release of KANYE WEST's much anticipated new album 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' is now only a week away (22nd November 2010), and early reviews of the record have been strong. According to MTV...

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Kurt Warner Dances Off

10th November 2010

Kurt Warner has become the eighth contestant to be eliminated from 'Dancing with the Stars'.The former NFL quarterback and his professional partner Anna Trebunskaya were eliminated last night following a public vote (09.11.10), despite receiving...

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Jessica White Arrested After Fight Over Cab

27th October 2010

JESSICA WHITE, the 26-year-old supermodel, was arrested on Saturday (23rd October 2010) are getting into a fight over a cab in New York. White was held for 12 hours before being charged with misdemeanour assault,...

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Legend Gets Replacement Grammy After Nephew Broke His Prize

21st October 2010

Grammy Awards bosses have fixed JOHN LEGEND's broken statuette after the R&B star performed an intimate show for the organisation's staff.The six-time Grammy winner was left heartbroken when a visiting nephew accidentally broke one of...

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John Legend To Lose Polish

13th October 2010

John Legend wants to record less "polished" tracks for his next album.The 'Save Room' singer thinks most modern songs on the radio sound very autotuned and for his next solo album is planning to use...

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John Legend Shuns 'Karaoke' Tracks

12th October 2010

John Legend purposefully avoided doing "karaoke" covers on his 'Wake Up!' album.The 'Ordinary People' singer recently collaborated with musician Questlove and his band The Roots for an album of soul covers, and said they set...

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The Things They Tweet 1241

11th October 2010

"Doing a press junket in London today. Junket means you answer the same questions 1000 times in one day while trying not to sound bored." R&B star JOHN LEGEND on promoting his new collaborative record...

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Legend And The Roots Turn Marching Band Ahead Of New York Gig

24th September 2010

JOHN LEGEND and THE ROOTS turned heads on the streets of New York on Thursday night (23Sep10) when they marched through the city playing instruments on their way to their concert at Terminal 5.The two...

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John Legend And The Roots Gig To Be Directed By Spike Lee

20th September 2010

JOHN LEGEND AND THE ROOTS are set to get a live webcast of their upcoming concert directed by the Oscar winning filmmaker SPIKE LEE, reports The Epoch Times. The show, which will go ahead on...

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Lee To Shoot Legend And The Roots Live In Concert

14th September 2010

Acclaimed filmmaker SPIKE LEE is set to direct a live webcast of JOHN LEGEND's upcoming New York concert with hip-hop band THE ROOTS later this month (Sep10).Legend has teamed up with The Roots for their...

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West, Usher And Legend Fail To Inspire U.s. Open Flop Roddick

2nd September 2010

Tennis ace ANDY RODDICK had some superstar support during his bid for U.S. Open glory in New York on Wednesday (01Sep10) night - he was cheered on by KANYE WEST, USHER and JOHN LEGEND.West was...

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West Previews Tracks With Legend On Piano

14th August 2010

KANYE WEST treated music industry insiders to a special preview of his forthcoming album on Thursday (12Aug10) when he put on a secret show in New York, backed by JOHN LEGEND on the piano.The rap...

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Legend's Grammy Snapped In Half By Nephew

4th August 2010

R&B star JOHN LEGEND has been left nursing a bruised ego after one his nephews accidentally broke his prized Grammy Award for his hit album GET LIFTED.The Green Light hitmaker claimed the Best R&B Album...

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Beyonce & Winehouse Are Top Of Legend's Duet Wishlist

16th July 2010

JOHN LEGEND is on the hunt for more acts to collaborate with - and has his sights set on BEYONCE and AMY WINEHOUSE.The Ordinary People crooner is a fan of teaming up with fellow artists...

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Big Names Arrive In South Africa For The World Cup

9th June 2010

The BLACK EYED PEAS got the 2010 FIFA World Cup celebrations underway in Soweto, South Africa on Wednesday (09Jun10) when they joined JOHN LEGEND, JUANES and TINARIWEN to kick out match balls.The acts attended a...

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Simmons Supports Young Business Talents

17th May 2010

Hip-hop mogul RUSSELL SIMMONS and singer JOHN LEGEND were among the stars who turned out to support a young entrepreneurs event in Washington, D.C. on Saturday (15May10).Malin Akerman, Kristin Bell and Olivia Munn also attended...

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Legend And The Roots Double Up For Covers Album

14th May 2010

R&B star JOHN LEGEND is teaming up with critically acclaimed hip-hop group THE ROOTS to record an album of soul and blues covers.The artists will present their own "unique interpretations" of protest songs from singing...

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Shakira's World Cup Waka Waka

29th April 2010

Shakira's 'Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)' has been named official song of this year's soccer World Cup.The Columbian born 'She Wolf' singer will also fly out to the opening of the tournament - which...

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Sting & Legend To Star In Earth Day Rally

6th April 2010

STING and JOHN LEGEND are to co-headline a climate rally to mark Earth Day 2010 on The National Mall in Washington, D.C.The duo will join The Roots, Bob Weir, Patrick Stump, Mavis Staples and Booker...

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Fascinating Fact 8972

17th March 2010

ALICIA KEYS, the BLACK EYED PEAS, SHAKIRA and JOHN LEGEND are among the stars who will perform at the official opening of the soccer World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa on 10 June (10).

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Alicia Keys To Open World Cup

17th March 2010

Alicia Keys, Shakira and Black Eyed Peas are to perform at the start of the soccer World Cup in South Africa.The FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert, held on June 10, will open the international...

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Hudson Teams Up With Legend

3rd February 2010

JENNIFER HUDSON is receiving A-list help for her new album - she is writing and recording with R&B star JOHN LEGEND.The Oscar-winner is currently working on a new record, the follow-up to her self-titled 2008...

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