Articles tagged john legend

Magnetic Man: Magnetic Man

This collection of alternating dubstep and pop songs by the supergroup featuring Skream, Benga, and Artwork finally comes to America.

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The Roots Picnic: 5 June 2010 - Philadelphia

The music at the Roots Picnic was loud, crisp, engaging and diverse. With the inclement weather holding off, all the elements successfully blended to create a great outing. The wide range of musicians demonstrated why the Roots are more than a crew but rather Philadelphia’s finest musical family.

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John Legend: 21 July 2009 - Ravinia Festival

On record or live, Legend succeeds in mixing reggae, church spirituals and love ballads into an irresistible neo-soul tapestry woven through with sensuality, spirituality and sexuality.

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15 Sep 2009 // 2:42 AM

For a guy whose breakout song was titled “Ordinary People,” John Legend is anything but ordinary. He sings like the soul singers of 40 years ago.

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MSTRKRFT joined with neo-soul man John Legend for a performance of “Heartbreaker” last night on Letterman.

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Rick Ross steps up the bougie-rap image to a new level.

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30 Jan 2009 // 5:16 AM

R&B star John Legend evolves

Since he exploded onto the music scene in 2004, John Legend has broken ground by going back to basics. The 30-year-old former session player writes sharply

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John Legend talks about the new direction of his music and a lot of other things

Things haven’t been going too badly for John Legend since he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1999. For three years, the singer and

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4 Nov 2008 // 9:00 PM

John Legend: Evolver

Evolver is one of the better R&B albums of 2008, and Legend goes a long way towards proving himself as a jack of all trades.

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Chrisette Michele: I Am

On her debut, Michele's voice is fitted to production that simply does not compliment her style.

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DJ Khaled: Listennn… the Album

Heavyweight Miami DJ gets his hometown the attention it deserves.

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	John Legend: Get Lifted

Legend has fashioned a rather nuanced and sophisticated debut -- a Nora Jones for the R&B faithful.

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Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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