JOHN LEGEND RELEASES NEW SONG "CONVERSATIONS IN THE DARK"
ORIGINAL NEW SONG IS PART OF LEGEND'S APPEARANCE ON NBC'S THIS IS US ON TUESDAY JAN 14
- Genre : Pop
- Type: News
- Author : Team ARTISTdirect
- Date : Fri, 10 Jan 2020
EGOT winner and critically acclaimed, multi-platinum singer, songwriter and actor John Legend kicks off 2020 with the release of a new original song "Conversations in The Dark." Legend premiered the song today across all music platforms in advance of his guest appearance on NBC's Award-winning hit television show This Is Us where the song will be featured. Legend's appearance on This Is Us airs on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.
"Conversations in the Dark" captures the warmth and sweetness of falling in love in the only way that John Legend can. The song is a sweet, stripped-down love letter that echoes the quiet conversations that happen between two people when no one else is around.
"Conversations in The Dark" was written by Legend, Gregg Wattenberg, Jesse Fink, Kellen Pomeranz and Chance Peña and was Produced by Gregg Wattenberg and Pom Pom.
About John Legend
Multiplatinum artist John Legend has garnered ten Grammy Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Tony Award, and an Emmy Award, making Legend the first African-American man to earn an EGOT. Legend has released six celebrated albums including, Get Lifted (2004), Once Again (2006), Evolver (2008), Love in the Future (2013), Darkness and Light (2016), and A Legendary Christmas (2018). Legend starred in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" in 2018, winning an Emmy for Outstanding Variety Special and nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor (Limited Series). Legend joined "The Voice" for Season 16 (2019), winning with his mentee Maelyn Jarmon and is currently a judge on Season 17. John is a partner in Get Lifted Film Co., serving as an Executive Producer for "Southern Rites," "United Skates," WGN America's "Underground," and films "Southside with You" and "La La Land." As a philanthropist, Legend initiated the #FREEAMERICA campaign in 2015 to change the national conversation surrounding our country's misguided criminal justice policies and to end mass incarceration.