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John Legend secures EGOT after winning an Emmy for ’Jesus Christ Superstar’

The musician is the first African American male to score an EGOT.

September 09, 2018

John Legend just made history as the youngest person and the first black male to secure an EGOT, according to Variety. Winning an Emmy tonight for for best variety special for NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar, Live in Concert,” the musician now has an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award.

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Legend took to Instagram to post about being in "rarified air."

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