John Legend

A Posthumous Appearance From Takeoff Appears on the New Metro Boomin Album

Late Migos and Unc & Phew member Takeoff is featured on "Feel the Fiyaaaah" with A$AP Rocky on Metro Boomin's… Read More

December 2, 2022

Spotify CEO Blasts Kanye West For “Awful” Anti-Semitic Rants… But Won’t Remove Music

In an interview with Reuters, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek slammed Kanye West for spreading "awful" anti-semitic comments, but will not… Read More

October 26, 2022

Fans Are Loving JAY-Z’s Epic 4-Minute Rap On DJ Khaled’s “God Did”

Alongside Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, John Legend and Fridayy, JAY-Z provided an epic verse on DJ Khaled's new song "God… Read More

August 26, 2022

DJ Khaled’s ‘God Did’ Album Features JAY-Z, Eminem, Kanye West, & More

Forthcoming DJ Khaled album God Did, which releases on August 26, includes an all-star list of features from JAY-Z, Eminem,… Read More

August 23, 2022

John Legend Says Ye’s Support Of Donald Trump Ruined Their Friendship

While on an episode of CNN podcast The Axe Files, John Legend says Ye's support of Donald Trump became 'too… Read More

August 5, 2022

How Grace — And Heartbreak — Inspired KIRBY’s Latest Album

Over the course of an in-depth conversation, KIRBY shared lessons she's learned while in love, what led to the creation… Read More

November 10, 2021

The Wildest Moments from Kanye West’s ‘Drink Champs’ Interview

In his first interview since the release of DONDA, Kanye West detailed the tensions between him and Drake, unloaded on Talib… Read More

November 5, 2021

A Bernie Mac Biopic From John Legend’s Production Company Is In The Works

Bernie Mac is getting the biopic treatment. John Legend's Get Lifted production company plans on making a biopic about Bernie… Read More

June 11, 2021

Okayplayer’s 2021 Grammy Predictions: Here is Who Will Win Every Major Award

Here are our official 2021 Grammy predictions, from Best New Artist to Record of the Year. The first thing to… Read More

March 13, 2021

How Black Musicians Are Creating Soundtracks For Popular Meditation Apps

PASSAGE is a curated mental health and wellness initiative created by Okayplayer. The program was developed to amplify the collective stories… Read More

March 10, 2021

10 Things You May Not Have Known About ‘Dave Chappelle’s Block Party’

To celebrate the anniversary of the theatrical release of Dave Chappelle’s Block Party, we dug up some little-known facts about… Read More

March 3, 2021

John Legend Calls Out Trump-Supporting Rappers at Joe Biden Campaign Event

John Legend performed at a Joe Biden event in Pennsylvania. On the eve of the election, Joe Biden and Kamala… Read More

November 3, 2020

Rolling Stone Lists ‘Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ Greatest Rap Album

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill holds down the tenth spot overall. On Tuesday, Rolling Stone released its list of the… Read More

September 22, 2020

Relive Alicia Keys and John Legend’s Juneteenth ‘Verzuz’ Battle

Watch last night's Verzuz showdown in full. In case you missed the memo, Alicia Keys and John Legend commemorated this… Read More

June 20, 2020

John Legend’s New Album ‘Bigger Love’ Is What the World Needs Right Now

John Legend releases Bigger Love, his seventh studio album at the height of unrest in the nation. Legend, who has… Read More

June 19, 2020

Alicia Keys and John Legend are The Next ‘Verzuz’ Match-Up

The match-up will commemorate this year's Juneteenth celebration. R&B hitmakers, Alicia Keys and John Legend, will square up in the… Read More

June 13, 2020