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Legend, John

Works: 316 works in 800 publications in 5 languages and 37,140 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Rhythm and blues music  Educational films  Film adaptations  Rock music  History  Rap (Music)  Soul music  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Instrumentalist, Singer, Composer, Musician, Speaker, Other
Classifications: M1630.18.L44, 782.42164
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Waiting for "Superman" by Gu gen han( Visual )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 2,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. [This documentary] has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life."--Container
The house I live in( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over 40 years, the War on Drugs has accounted for more than 45 million arrests, made America the world's largest jailer, and damaged poor communities. Yet for all that, drugs are cheaper, purer, and more available today than ever before. Filmed in more than 20 states, it captures heart-wrenching stories from individuals at all levels, the dealer to grieving mother, the narcotics officer to the senator, the inmate to the federal judge, revealing profound human rights implications
Duets : an American classic by Tony Bennett( Recording )

13 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perfecting the art of excellence for over six decades and selling over 50 million albums, Tony Bennett celebrates his 80th birthday by recording duets of his greatest hits with today's greatest stars
Piece by piece by Kelly Clarkson( Recording )

8 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kelly Clarkson releases her seventh album
Love in the future by John Legend( Recording )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his 2010 collaboration with the Roots, John Legend is back with his fourth solo studio album. Along with the singles Who Do We Think We Are and Made to Love, it features a guest appearance from Rick Ross
Get lifted by John Legend( Recording )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This talented singer-songwriter-pianist blends old school and new RandB rhythms, incorporating elements of vintage soul along with cutting-edge hip-hop beats and witty lyrics. "Used to Love U" is this debut's first single
Once again by John Legend( Recording )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammy Award winner, singer/songwriter, and pianist John Legend returns with his highly anticipated sophomore release. Features the first single Save Room, a musical memoir of love through his eyes
Partners by Barbra Streisand( Recording )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"3 out of 4 ... features familiar tunes ..."--USA Today
Wake up! by John Legend( Recording )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collaboration album from John Legend and the Roots features covers of political, social, and war-protest songs from the '60s and '70s, including Marvin Gaye's Wholy Holy; Donny Hathaway's Little Ghetto Boy; Mike James Kirkland's Hang on in There; Eddie Harris and Les McCann's Real Compared to What; and the first single, Wake Up Everybody by Harold Melvin and the Bluenotes
My beautiful dark twisted fantasy by Kanye West( Recording )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifth studio release by the American hip hop artist. The album was released to great critical acclaim and includes the singles 'Power (feat. Dwele)', 'Runaway' and 'Monster'. Guest performers include Jay-Z, Kid Cudi, Rick Ross, John Legend, Bon Iver and many more
Evolver by John Legend( Recording )

22 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stacked up against other R&B albums this year, Evolver is one of the best."--Vibe
Grammy, 2015 nominees( Recording )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biggest artists and the biggest hits appear on one of the most anticipated compilations of the year. The best selling collection includes categories representing nominees for Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year and more
The people speak( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at social change throughout history, as seen through the music, poetry, speeches, and manifestos of rebels, dissenters, and visionaries from our past - and present - including Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Bob Dylan, Langston Hughes, Chief Joseph, Muhammad Ali, along with unknown veterans, union workers, abolitionists, and many others never featured in high school textbooks. Celebrates the extraordinary possibilities for creating social change that ordinary people have realized throughout the course of our nation's rich but often ignored history of dissent and protest
Now that's what I call music!( Recording )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most successful series in music history returns with the landmark 50th volume of hits from a broad range of genres including rock, country, pop, R&B, and hip-hop
Soundtrack for a revolution( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soundtrack for a Revolution tells the story of the American civil rights movement through its powerful music; the freedom songs protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in paddy wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality. The film features new performances of the freedom songs by top artists, including John Legend, Joss Stone, Wyclef Jean, and The Roots; riveting archival footage; and interviews with civil rights foot soldiers and leaders, including Congressman John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, Julian Bond, and Ambassador Andrew Young
Now that's what I call music( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 30th entry in the hugely popular compilation series that features the biggest and the best in today's popular music. Featuring the hits of Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, and many more
Lay it down by Al Green( Recording )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soul legend Al Green collaborates with some of the most talented rising stars in R & B for his first new studio album in three years, which features a new urban edge
The imagine project by Herbie Hancock( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unprecedented international recording project featuring collaborations between Herbie Hancock and superstars from every region of the globe. It utilizes the universal language of music to express the central themes of peace and global responsibility
Darkness and light by John Legend( Recording )

15 editions published in 2016 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter marvel John Legend is back with his highly anticipated fifth studio release, in the form of 'Darkness And Light!' The album is the follouw up to 2013's wildly successful 'Love In The Future.'" --
Tha carter IV by Lil Wayne( Recording )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After several delays, Lil' Wayne returns with one of the most anticipated albums of 2011, which includes the single How to Love
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Soundtrack for a revolution
Alternative Names
Ioannes Legend

JL 1978-

Joh n Legend

John Legend 1978-

John Legend Amerikaans zanger

John Legend cantante, compositor y pianista estadounidense

John Legend cantante, pianista e compositore statunitense

John Legend chanteur et musicien américain

John Legend US-amerikanischer R&B-Musiker und -Songwriter

Stephens, John 1978-

Stephens, John Roger

Stephens, John Roger 1978-

Τζον Λέτζεντ

Джон Ледженд

Ледженд, Джон

Ջոն Լեջենդ

ג'ון לג'נד שחקן אמריקאי

جان لجند خواننده-ترانه‌سرا، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، خواننده، و ترانه‌سرا آمریکایی

جون لجند

ജോൺ ലെജൻഡ്

จอห์น เลเจนด์

레전드, 존 1978-

존 레전드



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