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LIVE MUSIC: John Legend at The Surf Lodge
Sunday, July 14, 2019 @ 6:00 pmFREE
Critically acclaimed, multi-platinum singer-songwriter John Legend has garnered ten Grammy Awards, an Oscar, a Golden Globe, a Tony Award, and an Emmy Award among others. John is the first African-American man to earn EGOT status. John has released six celebrated albums over the course of his career including, GET LIFTED(2004), ONCE AGAIN (2006), EVOLVER (2008), LOVE IN THE FUTURE (2013), DARKNESS AND LIGHT(2016), and A LEGENDARY CHRISTMAS (2018). John starred as Jesus in NBCÕs ÒJesus Christ Superstar Live!Ó in April 2018. That year, he was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series Or Movie and won an Emmy as a producer in the category of Outstanding Variety Special (Live) for the show. In 2019 John joined NBCÕs ÒThe Voice,Ó winning with his mentee Maelyn Jarmon and has been announced as a Judge for Season 17 later this year. Beyond his music career, he is a principle partner in Get Lifted Film Co., a film and television production company based in Los Angeles. He served as Executive Producers on NBCÕs live production of ÒJesus Christ Superstar Live!,Ó the HBO documentary ÒSouthern Rites,Ó 2018 Tribeca Audience Award Winner Documentary ÒUnited Skates,Ó WGN AmericaÕs series ÒUnderground,Ó and films such as ÒSouthside With YouÓ and ÒLa La Land.Ó As a philanthropist, John formed the #FREEAMERICA campaign in 2015 to change the national conversation surrounding our countryÕs misguided criminal justice policies and to end mass incarceration.