Famous Singer John Legend Quiz

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In this quiz we’ll be taking a look at world renowned R&B singer and songwriter John Legend, who has released such hit singles as “All of Me”, “Love Me Now”, “Green Light” and more. What do you know about him?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    John Legend was the first artist to be signed to which label?

    • A.

      Blu Colla Dreamz

    • B.

      LudaTainment

    • C.

      KonMan Entertainment

    • D.

      Foxy Records

    Correct Answer
    C. KonMan Entertainment
    Explanation
    John Legend was the first artist to be signed to KonMan Entertainment.

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  • 2. 

    What was the name of John Legend's 2000 CD release?

    • A.

      Used To Love U

    • B.

      John Stephens

    • C.

      Money Blown

    • D.

      Once Again

    Correct Answer
    B. John Stephens
    Explanation
    John Stephens is the correct answer because it is the birth name of John Legend. In 2000, John Legend released his debut album under his birth name, John Stephens. The album was not titled "Used To Love U," "Money Blown," or "Once Again." Therefore, John Stephens is the correct answer for the name of John Legend's 2000 CD release.

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  • 3. 

    John Legend played Marcus Hooks in what 2008 motion picture?

    • A.

      Soul Men

    • B.

      Seven Pounds

    • C.

      Cadillac Records

    • D.

      Step Up 2 The Streets

    Correct Answer
    A. Soul Men
    Explanation
    John Legend played the character Marcus Hooks in the 2008 motion picture "Soul Men".

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  • 4. 

    How old was John Legend when he left Ohio to attend college in Philadelphia?

    • A.

      16

    • B.

      14

    • C.

      18

    • D.

      20

    Correct Answer
    A. 16
    Explanation
    John Legend left Ohio to attend college in Philadelphia at the age of 16.

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  • 5. 

    What is John Legend's real last name?

    • A.

      Wayne

    • B.

      Baker

    • C.

      Williams

    • D.

      Stephens

    Correct Answer
    D. Stephens
    Explanation
    John Legend's real last name is Stephens.

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  • 6. 

    Which family member taught John Legend to play gospel piano at the age of three?

    • A.

      Sister

    • B.

      Mother

    • C.

      Grandmother

    • D.

      Aunt

    Correct Answer
    C. Grandmother
    Explanation
    John Legend was taught to play gospel piano at the age of three by his grandmother.

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  • 7. 

    What was the coed a cappella group John Legend joined at University of Pennsylvania?

    • A.

      Counterparts

    • B.

      Scattertones

    • C.

      Crosstones

    • D.

      Bio Rhythms

    Correct Answer
    A. Counterparts
    Explanation
    John Legend joined the coed a cappella group called Counterparts at the University of Pennsylvania.

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  • 8. 

    What song did John Legend sing at "Wrestlemania XXIV" on Sunday, March 30, 2008?

    • A.

      America The Beautiful

    • B.

      God Bless America

    • C.

      Ordinary People

    • D.

      Star-Spangled Banner

    Correct Answer
    A. America The Beautiful
    Explanation
    John Legend sang "America The Beautiful" at "Wrestlemania XXIV" on Sunday, March 30, 2008.

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  • 9. 

    What movie's soundtrack has John Legend's song "Refuge"?

    • A.

      Pan's Labyrinth

    • B.

      The Quiet Storm

    • C.

      The Second Chance

    • D.

      Dreamgirls

    Correct Answer
    C. The Second Chance
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Second Chance" because this movie features John Legend's song "Refuge" on its soundtrack.

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  • 10. 

    What song did John Legend sing with Fergie on the 2006 album "The Dutchess"?

    • A.

      London Bridge

    • B.

      Finally

    • C.

      Clumsy

    • D.

      Glamorous

    Correct Answer
    B. Finally
    Explanation
    John Legend did not sing the song "Finally" with Fergie on the 2006 album "The Dutchess".

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  • 11. 

    What is the name of John Legend's own record label?

    • A.

      Rain Records

    • B.

      HomeSchool Records

    • C.

      Mission Control Records

    • D.

      Lancelot Records

    Correct Answer
    B. HomeSchool Records
    Explanation
    John Legend's own record label is called HomeSchool Records.

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  • 12. 

    What John Legend song is part of the soundtrack for the film "August"?

    • A.

      Ordinary People

    • B.

      Someday

    • C.

      The Girl Is Mine

    • D.

      Save Room

    Correct Answer
    B. Someday
    Explanation
    The song "Someday" by John Legend is part of the soundtrack for the film "August".

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  • 13. 

    What song did John Legend sing in a 2008 Target commercial to pitch his new album?

    • A.

      Yes We Can

    • B.

      Ordinary People

    • C.

      Slow Dance

    • D.

      Like That

    Correct Answer
    C. Slow Dance
    Explanation
    In a 2008 Target commercial, John Legend sang the song "Slow Dance" to promote his new album.

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  • 14. 

    Which John Legend single released in 2005 features Kanye West?

    • A.

      Number One

    • B.

      Save Room

    • C.

      Heaven

    • D.

      So High

    Correct Answer
    A. Number One
    Explanation
    "Number One" is the correct answer because it is the only song on the list that was released in 2005 and features Kanye West. John Legend and Kanye West have collaborated on several songs throughout their careers, but "Number One" is the specific single released in 2005 that features both artists.

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  • 15. 

    Who produced John Legends' "Heaven" single?

    • A.

      Craig Street

    • B.

      Sa-Ra

    • C.

      Dave Tozer

    • D.

      Kanye West

    Correct Answer
    D. Kanye West
    Explanation
    Kanye West is the correct answer because he is a well-known producer in the music industry and has worked with various artists, including John Legend. He has produced several of John Legend's songs, including "Heaven." Kanye West's production style often incorporates unique and innovative elements, which can be heard in the production of "Heaven."

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  • 16. 

    In a 2006 TV special, John Legend sang "Sing, You Sinners" with which famous crooner?

    • A.

      Tony Bennett

    • B.

      Wayne Newton

    • C.

      Mel Torme

    • D.

      Tom Jones

    Correct Answer
    A. Tony Bennett
    Explanation
    In a 2006 TV special, John Legend sang "Sing, You Sinners" with Tony Bennett. Tony Bennett is a famous crooner known for his smooth and soulful voice. He has been a prominent figure in the music industry for decades and has collaborated with numerous artists. This collaboration between John Legend and Tony Bennett showcased their talent and brought together two generations of crooners.

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  • 17. 

    On which "Get Lifted" song do members of John Legend's family perform?

    • A.

      Save Room

    • B.

      Stay With You

    • C.

      I Can Change

    • D.

      It Don't Have To Change

    Correct Answer
    D. It Don't Have To Change
    Explanation
    In the song "It Don't Have To Change" from John Legend's album "Get Lifted," members of his family perform.

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  • 18. 

    What college roommate of John Legend introduced him to Kanye West?

    • A.

      Devon Harris

    • B.

      Will.I.Am

    • C.

      Edward Springsteen

    • D.

      Dave Tozer

    Correct Answer
    A. Devon Harris
    Explanation
    Devon Harris is the correct answer because he was John Legend's college roommate who introduced him to Kanye West. This suggests that Devon Harris played a significant role in connecting John Legend with Kanye West, potentially leading to their future collaborations and success in the music industry.

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  • 19. 

    What song did John Legend and the Counterparts put on the 1998 "Best of Collegiate" CD?

    • A.

      One Of Us

    • B.

      Sleigh Ride

    • C.

      What A Wonderful World

    • D.

      Ben

    Correct Answer
    A. One Of Us
  • 20. 

    What book inspired John Legend to visit Ghana?

    • A.

      Common Wealth

    • B.

      The End Of Poverty

    • C.

      Escaping The Resource Curse

    • D.

      The Last King Of Scotland

    Correct Answer
    B. The End Of Poverty
    Explanation
    The book "The End Of Poverty" inspired John Legend to visit Ghana. This suggests that the book had a significant impact on him and influenced his decision to explore the country. It is likely that the book discusses issues related to poverty and development, which may have resonated with John Legend and motivated him to learn more about Ghana's situation firsthand.

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  • 21. 

    John Legend and what laundry detergent raised money for families in St. Bernard's Parish, Louisiana?

    • A.

      Clorox

    • B.

      Arm & Hammer

    • C.

      Fab

    • D.

      Tide

    Correct Answer
    D. Tide
    Explanation
    Tide laundry detergent raised money for families in St. Bernard's Parish, Louisiana.

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