In May 2013, the New York Post reported that John Legend cheated on his fiancée, Chrissy Teigen, with another woman. Days later, Chrissy took to Twitter to address these rumors with her trademark sarcasm. Watch as John and Chrissy open up about other false claims that have been published about them in the tabloids (one that might even make Chrissy’s parents blush). Plus, the couple share their plans to have “lots of babies.”
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In December 2011, Grammy award-winning artist John Legend proposed to Chrissy Teigen, his longtime girlfriend, while vacationing in the Maldives. What most people don’t know is that their storybook engagement was almost ruined by airport security. Watch as John relives the moment of panic he experienced when TSA agents asked to search his carry-on bag—the same bag that held Chrissy’s engagement ring. Plus, find out who taught John how to treat a woman.
In 2006, John Legend met model Chrissy Teigen while shooting the music video for John’s hit single “Stereo.” Seven years later, John and Chrissy are engaged and sharing a home in Hollywood Hills, California. Why did John finally decide to propose in 2011 (after a few “false alarms”)? Find out now.
Singer/songwriter John Legend has collaborated with some of music’s biggest names, from Stevie Wonder to Jay-Z, but there’s one superstar John has worked with time and time again: Kanye West. Watch as John opens up about his long-standing friendship with Kanye, the producer on each of his solo albums. Plus, John reveals how he got his legendary stage name.
Before John Legend became one of the biggest names in music, he was John Stephens, a boy born into a churchgoing, gospel-singing family just outside of Springfield, Ohio. John was considered a prodigy when he started high school at age 12, and after graduating as class salutatorian at age 16, he enrolled at the University of Pennsylvania. Throughout his childhood and adolescence, this young scholar was also known for his musical talent. Watch as John shares how fame has been relatively kind to him.
Grammy award-winning artist John Legend welcomes Oprah to the home he shares with his fiancée, Chrissy Teigen, along with Chrissy’s parents, in Hollywood Hills, California. Watch as John takes Oprah on a tour of the outdoor living space and points out his reading cove. “I do love a man with a reading cove,” Oprah says. Plus, find out why John’s dogs are on high alert.