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John Legend Becoming First Black Man To Score EGOT Status

Grammy. Oscar. Tony. Emmy. The prestigious EGOT.

As we know, John Legend has earned most of these awards, and last night, because of executive producing NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, he snagged the Creative Arts Emmy.

According to XXL, his list is is an extensive list.

"Legend has won 10 Grammy Awards. He pulled an Oscar for best original song in 2015 for "Glory," featured in Ava DuVernay's film Selma, and a Tony in 2017 as co-producer of the best revival of a play-winning production, Jitney."

 

Glasper's Beef Patty Chef on Twitter

I'm following @phontigallo's lead and rechristening this as a GETO! https://t.co/M0dUw5lwCF

 

 

Whoopi Goldberg on Twitter

Welcome to the EGOT club @johnlegend @OfficialALW and @SirTimRice so proud to stand next you all. CONGRATS.

 

COMMON on Twitter

Congratulations to my good brother @johnlegend for the achievement of a lifetime. EGOT! You are an Inspiration brother and a true example of shining your light for good. #Excellence

 

Chance The Rapper on Twitter

BIG CONGRATS TO JOHN LEGEND BECOMING THE FIRST BLACK MAN TO COMPLETE THE EGOT! SO PROUD AND HAPPY FOR YOU MAN ????????

 

Alicia Keys on Twitter

Woooooorrrddddd!!!!! Get it @johnlegend You are killing!!!???????????? https://t.co/2A3HmNRLYm

 

Jermaine Dupri on Twitter

???????????????????????? Congratulations @johnlegend Becoming The First Black Man To Reach EGOT Status..... The EGOT honor is given to stars who have achieved awards at the Emmys, the Grammys, the Oscars, and the Tonys. #blackhistory #blackexcellence