John Legend took the stage on the 2022 Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday night time (Sept. 12) to ship a transferring, emotional rendition of “Items” from his freshly launched eighth studio album, Legend.
The music was carried out through the In Memoriam phase, which paid respects to most of the performers and behind-the-scenes gamers who lent their expertise to our TV screens over time, together with Betty White, Vin Scully, Bob Saget, Nichelle Nichols, James Caan, Louie Anderson, Anne Heche, Ray Liotta, Sidney Poitier and extra.
Legend has carried out on the Emmys up to now. In 2018, he joined Kate McKinnon, Kenan Thompson, Tituss Burgess, Kristen Bell, Sterling Ok. Brown, Ricky Martin, Andy Samberg and RuPaul to carry out the comedic piece “We Solved It!,” about how the Emmys had supposedly solved their range situation.
The artist additionally accomplished his EGOT standing in 2018 when he took dwelling the excellent selection particular (stay) award for his work as a producer on Jesus Christ Celebrity Dwell in Live performance on the Artistic Arts Emmys. He’s the second-youngest individual to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony.
Legend has gained 12 Grammys all through his profession, and in 2015, he and Widespread took dwelling the Oscar for finest authentic music for “Glory,” which was featured within the film Selma. In 2017, he gained a Tony in the perfect revival of a play class for his position as a co-producer of Jitney.