John Legend Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

John Legend

Biography / Wiki

The Ten-time Grammy Awards winner John Legend has a ‘Legend’ word in his name he is an eminent singer, songwriter, and actor. His real name is John Roger Stephens who achieved success in the early 21st century with his fusion of R & B and soul music. The legend was the first African-American man who won all major North American entertainment awards.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 28 December 1988, John Legend will turn 44 years old. He seems to be tall with a height of 175 centimeters and 5’9” in feet and inches.

The handsome hunk and soulful singer seems very fit and healthy and weighs 71 kilograms and 156 lbs pounds approximately. His dark brown eye color and his black hair along with decent beards and mustaches enhance his personality.

Net Worth

According to the sources, the estimated net worth of John Legend is $40 Million.

Education / Family

The legend was born and raised up in Springfield, Ohio, USA, and belongs to an African-American (Black) Mixed Ethnicity. He is born to Ronald Stephens (Father) and Phyllis Stephens (Mother).

He has three siblings named Vaughn, Ronald, and Phyllis. He completed his schooling at North High School and further attended the University of Pennsylvania to pursue his education in African-American literature.


John Legend

Real Name John-Roger Stephens
Nickname John
Birth Place Springfield, Ohio, USA
Date Of Birth 1978-December-28
Age 44 years
Height In centimeters – 175 cm

In feet inches – 5’9”

Weight In Kilograms – 71 kg

In Pounds – 156 lbs

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession singer, songwriter, and an actor
Sexual Orientation Straight
School North High School
College University of Pennsylvania
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town Springfield, Ohio, USA
Ethnicity African-American (Black)
Fathers Name Ronald Stephens


John Legend with his father
John Legend with his father
Mothers Name Phyllis Stephens


John Legend with his mother
John Legend with his mother
Siblings Vaughn, Ronald, and Phyllis

Career / Fashion And Style

He commenced his career through his première album Get Lifted in 2004 for which he got three Grammy Awards. In 2006, he released the next album Once Again. He got invited to Super Bowl XL in Detroit in the same year. He also invited the NBA All-Star Game and the Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Pittsburgh.

Apart from singing, he acted in a supporting role in the comedy Soul Men in 2008. He earned Grammy earned in 2011 for which he co-operated with the Roots to release Wake Up! In 2012, he gave a fresh track to Quentin Tarantino’s film Django Unchained. In 2013, he released his music album Love in Future with tracks like ‘Made to Love’ and ‘You and I’.

In 2015, he won a Golden Globe for ‘Glory’ and an Academy Award. Currently, he works on his album ‘A Legendary Christmas’. This album including 14 tracks dedicated to the winter holiday. He also gave concerts in New York.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

He is a married man for a long time who married to famous American Model Chrissy Teigen. They met on the set of the music videos ‘Stereo’. They tied the marriage knot in 2013.

The couple blessed with two children Luna Simone Stephens and Miles Theodore Stephens. Before his marriage, he dated American model Jessica White, famous American singer Wafah Dufour and a Brazilian engineer named Danielle Abreu.

Girlfriend Jessica White


John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Jessica
John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Jessica

Wafah Dufour

John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Wafah
John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Wafah

Danielle Abreu

John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Danielle
John Legend with his ex-girlfriend Danielle
Marital Status Married
Wife Chrissy Teigen


John Legend with his wife Chrissy
John Legend with his wife Chrissy
Children Daughter – Luna Simone Stephens and Miles Theodore Stephens


John Legend with his wife & daughter
John Legend with his wife & daughter

Favorite Things

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John Legend

Some Interesting Facts About John Legend

  • He is a feminist.
  • Legend has more than 7.2 followers on Instagram.
  • John won Ten Grammy Awards.
  • John won five Soul Train Awards.
  • In November 2016, he blamed American racism for Beyoncé’s CMA controversy.
  • He belongs to the African-American (Black) Ethnicity.