John Legend Knoxville Tickets
Knoxville which was once the first capital of the state of Tennessee, is soon holding a show for John Legend, an American songwriter, singer and actor. The event will take place at the famous Tennessee Theater, which is a 1920 era movie palace in downtown Knoxville, and it is placed within the Burwell Building. The theater has a beautiful interior. Legend will be coming to this theater for his upcoming concert. John Legend, is the stage name of the talented singer who has won nine Grammy Awards. He will perform in the R&B, hip hop soul, neo soul and soul genres. He can play the vocals, piano and the keyboards. He has done associated acts with The Roots, Kanye West, and Andre3000, and many others. Do buy your John Legend Knoxville tickets and enjoy the show.
John Legend’s real name is John Roger Stephens. He started his career at the age of seven, and led the cappella group at the University of Pennsylvania as a music director. When he sang the song One Of Us by Joan Osborne , it landed on the track list of the 1998 Best of Collegiate a Cappella compilation CD. In the year 2007 John received the special Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
In the year 2004 John introduced his debut album Get Lifted on GOOD Music. It was the production of Kanye West along with will.i.am and Dave Tozer. The album reached number thirteen on the US Billboard 200. It even won two Grammy Awards for Best R&B Album. In 2006 Legend’s second album Once Again came out, which was co- written and co-produced by him. It reached number three on the Billboard200.
In October 2008, John released his third album Evolver, which received the Grammy Award for Best Rap/Sung Collaboration. Legend and The Roots collaborated and released another album Wake Up in September 2010, in which Melanie Fiona and the rapper Common also contributed.
Legend has also made many tours, sang duets, and has been on TV Shows as well as acted in films, but he is most loved for his music. If you want to enjoy his entertaining concert then don’t miss buying John Legend Knoxville tickets.