John Rogers Stephens is popularly worldwide known as John Legend. He was born on December 28, 1978. He is an American singer, songwriter, musician and actor. John Legend has won ten Grammy Awards and one Academy Awards. Legend received the Hal David Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Before Legend's first album got released, his career gained momentum through a series of successful collaborations with other already established artists. Legend has lent his voice to songs like Magnetic Man's “Getting Nowhere,” Kanye West's “All of The Lights,” on Slum Village's “Selfish” and many more.