Newly anointed EGOT winner and critically acclaimed, multi-platinum singer songwriter John Legend will play the Boch Center Wang Theatre on November 25 in celebration of the October 26 release of his first Christmas album, “A Legendary Christmas.”
John Legend has garnered ten Grammy Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award among others. John is the first African-American man EGOT winner and one out of 15 people who have joined the prestigious EGOT club. In 2016, John released his fifth studio album “Darkness and Light” to rave reviews and toured to sold out audiences across the globe. He serves as one of the principles for Get Lifted Film Co., a film and television production company based in Los Angeles. Get Lifted Film Co. serves as Executive Producers on NBC’s live production of Jesus Christ Superstar, the HBO documentary “Southern Rites,” 2018 Tribeca Audience Award Winner Documentary United Skates, WGN America's series “Underground,” and films such as “Southside With You” and “La La Land.” In 2015, John initiated the #FREEAMERICA campaign; a campaign designed to change the national conversation of our country’s misguided criminal justice policies and to end mass incarceration.