Congrats are in order for John Legend! After his Emmy win for his work in Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, he is now the first African-American man to reach EGOT status (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony Awards’. Legend won ‘Outstanding Variety Special (Live)’.
Legend’s other awards include: Tony Award in 2017 for Best Revival of A Play for his work on Jitney. An Oscar in 2015 for Best Original Song for “Glory”. And his 10 GRAMMYS to date!
Not only is he the first African-American MALE, his is the YOUNGEST to ever achieve this STATUS! CONGRATS again to JOHN!!