John Legend, unmissable multi-platinum artist, 12 times Grammy Award winner, arrives at the Carcassonne Festival for an exceptional date! All of Me, You Deserve It All, In My Mind (in collaboration with Alok), Love Me Now, You & I, or even Minefields (in duet with Faouzia)… So many hits to discover live on July 18, 2022 at the Theater Jean-Deschamps! Rare in France, the artist will only perform on a few dates, including Carcassonne!
Critically and critically acclaimed singer-songwriter John Legend made history as the first African-American man to join the prestigious EGOT (Short List of People Who Got Emmy (television), a Grammy (music), an Oscar (cinema) and a Tony (theater); the 4 major awards for cultural entertainment in the United States).
16 years after his first album "Get Lifted" he returns in 2020 with a seventh studio album "Bigger Love" before continuing on a 2-month tour across the United States. At the end of June 2020, the singer made an impression by organizing a virtual live concert for the benefit of a charity which brought together 500,000 participants! In 2022, John Legend announced his residency at the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas: no less than 24 dates for his “Love In Las Vegas” show between April and October.
Since 2016, he has also coached on Emmy nominated show The Voice USA, where he appeared alongside Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani, Nick Jonas and most recently Ariana Grande.
In parallel with his solo career, he works with the greatest pop and R'n'B artists and continues to be acclaimed, including in the cinema where he was called to participate in the soundtracks of "Django Unchained" and " 12 Years A Slave ”.
An all-round artist but also a committed activist, John Legend launched the #FREEAMERICA campaign in 2015 to change the conversation around criminal justice policy and end mass incarceration.