John Legend Makes History, Wins EGOT Status

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John Legend just made history as the first black man to win the EGOT! That's an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award.

Legend won an Emmy Sunday for his work on Jesus Christ Superstar Live which aired on NBC back in April.

Whoopie Goldgurg is the first African American to win the EGOT back in 2002.

Read more in John Legend Makes History, Becomes First Black Man To Reach EGOT Status.

Only 15 people in history have won the EGOT recognition. Learn more about each of them on MentalFloss.com.

Watch the report about John Legend's win below from CBS-LA.

You can also listen to John Legend radio on iHeartRadio below.

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