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  1. Celebrities' real names revealedRead the original story

    Monday Oct 2 | Fox News

    ... Katy Hudson sounded too similar to Kate Hudson. She changed her sound to pop-rock, cause that's what sells. John Legend came by his professional name reluctantly. He was born John Roger Stephens, but poet J. Ivy came up with the bold name because he ...

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  2. Music review: John Legend, Glasgow HydroRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    John Legend is a smooth operator. Musically, a touch too smooth. The La La Land star is a traditional soul crooner who sticks to the middle of the road.

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  3. Our 10 best moments from Lollapalooza 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in a set full of them came from when the duo noticed an audience member's poster asking them to let him rap to "Legend Has It" from their third album. Leave it up to RTJ to do the impossible and bring the man up on stage to prove himself. Despite ...

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  4. Celebrities' real names revealedRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | Fox News

    John Legend came by his professional name reluctantly. He was born John Roger Stephens, but poet J. Ivy came up with the bold name because he thought the musician sounded like "one of the [old-school] legends" when he performed.

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  5. Prolific Lo-Fi Legend R. Stevie Moore on a Lifetime of DIY RecordingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The New York Observer

    Among the new generation of lo-fi artists who still release their albums on cassette tapes and thrive on an accelerated, unvarnished release cycles, Nashville's R. Stevie Moore is a major deity. At 65, Moore's released 500-plus albums on cassette that wear different hats and skip across genres with gleeful abandon.

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  6. Is Harry Styles The Wettest Boy In Pop?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | MTV

    ... fans line up in the rain behind him. Seems like someone isn't that committed to being wet. 2/10. Not only does John Legend dive into a swimming pool for the "All of Me" video, he also gets caught in the rain for his verse in Meghan Trainor's "Like ...

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  7. Famed Techno-Pop Band Hikashu Breaths Fresh Fire into 'Godzilla'Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For the first time in the U.S., legendary Japanese composer Akira Ifukube's massively influential monster music comes to life in the chamber pop/rock aural extravaganza, Godzilla Legend-Music of Akira Ifukube . Presented by Japan's popular techno-pop bandHikashu, this 90-minute tour de force performance features favorite themes and sensational musical set pieces from some of the most revered Godzilla movies of all time.

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  8. Elton John named a oeWorldwide Record Store Day Legenda ; will release...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

    In honor of the 10th anniversary of Record Store Day , one of the world's foremost record fans, Elton John , is joining in the fun. Not only has he been named the first ever "Worldwide Record Store Legend," but he's releasing a very special item for the occasion.

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  9. Sound Advice: The Dollyrots with The Two Tens - and JetLabRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... Sarasota in 2000, playing in a band with some other friends, when George W. Bush won his first presidential election. Legend has it that the day Bush was declared the victor, Ogden and Cabezas pulled a big-time "fuck it!" and decided to leave their ...

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  10. entertainmentCommon, John Legend, Aretha, Mellencamp among 2017 Ravinia lineup - " Chicago Sun-TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The 2017 Ravinia Festival will be one of its most star-packed and most diverse with a lineup that boasts the superstar power of Common , John Legend , Aretha Franklin , Smokey Robinson , Gladys Knight , Santana , John Mellancamp , Stevie Nicks and OneRepublic , among the 140 acts scheduled for the summer music extravaganza. Running June 3 through Sept.

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  11. Ariana Grande Transforms Into A Disney Princess For Beauty And The BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | MTV

    Ariana Grande is as radiant as a rose in the music video for " Beauty and the Beast ," the award-winning ballad from composer Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman. The "Into You" singer teamed up with Oscar winner John Legend to perform the beloved duet for the soundtrack to Disney's upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast , starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens.

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  12. The Chainsmokers and Coldplay headline iHeart Radio Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Music Awards . Leading the list of star-studded presenters will be Miley Cyrus, along with Demi Lovato, John Legend, Joe Jonas, Jason Derulo, DJ Khaled and many others. The iHeartRadio Music Award nominees were announced in January , and the list ...

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  13. Miley Cyrus, John Legend & Joe Jonas Among A-Listers Presenting at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music AwardsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | ETonline

    The iHeartRadio Music Awards are just around the corner, and this year's show has recruited some of the biggest names in music to serve as presenters. Among the cavalcade of musical stars are Miley Cyrus, DJ Khaled, Daya, Joe Jonas, Halsey, Jason Derulo and Oscar winner John Legend.

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  14. Jazz is the real star in a La La Land,a critic saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    John Legend as Keith, left, and Ryan Gosling as Sebastian in a scene from the movie 'La La Land,' directed by Damien Chazelle. Damien Chazelle, director and screenwriter for 'La La Land,' won a Golden Globe for best screenplay - motion picture in January.

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  15. Ariana Grande Is Officially One Step Closer To Becoming A Disney PrincessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | MTV

    ... The song will also be featured in the film, per a press release from Walt Disney Studios. On Wednesday (January 12), Legend tweeted a photo from inside a recording booth to Grande, confirming the collaboration. Grande also posted a photo from the ...

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  16. Keeping the Soul AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... offering is decidedly more focused and inward-looking. Co-produced by Blake Mills (Fiona Apple, Alabama Shakes, John Legend), the album vacillates effortlessly between the realms of woozy psychedelia and vintage jazz-tinged soul. kicks off with a ...

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