John Legend has introduced a bunch of in-store signing occasions to assist his double album, LEGEND, out Sept. 9.
On Sept. 10, Legend will go to Goal in Jersey Metropolis, New Jersey, from noon-2 p.m. Then, he’ll head to Tough Commerce in New York Metropolis, New York, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. On Sept. 15, beginning at 7 p.m. PT, Legend will seem at Barnes & Noble at The Grove in Los Angeles, California.
“To rejoice the discharge of #LEGEND, I’ll be in particular person signing copies of my album! There will probably be restricted availability so be sure to enroll now on the hyperlink in my bio,” Legend wrote in an Instagram caption.
LEGEND will embody his lead single “Dope” that includes JID, in addition to “All She Wanna Do” that includes Saweetie and “Honey” that includes Muni Lengthy. All of the tracks have a corresponding video directed by Christian Breslauer. The tune tune entered the highest 10 at R&B radio this week.
The EGOT (Emmy, Grammy Oscar, Tony) winner’s album title embraces the enduring that means of his identify all through his notable profession. “Till this level, I’ve by no means used a facet of my identify because the title of an album,” he explains. “I needed to earn that, to stay as much as it by delivering within the efficiency and the music. And that is me saying, I’m pleased with who I’m, I’m assured within the work I’ve executed, and I’m simply going to declare it.”
In an interview with The Telegraph, Legend revealed his spouse Chrissy Tiegen is the inspiration behind lots of the album’s songs. “I like writing romantic songs, and I positively take into consideration our relationship quite a bit once I’m writing,” he stated. “Some songs are from the attitude of a special section in my life – what I might’ve thought once I was a bachelor. Some are extra about this section the place I’m a father and a husband.”
LEGEND can even characteristic visitor appearances from Jazmine Sullivan, Jhené Aiko, Ty Dolla $ign, Amber Mark, Ledisi and Rick Ross, amongst others.
Subsequent month, Legend will resume his Love In Las Vegas residency at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & On line casino. The residency will conclude Oct. 29.
Followers should buy tickets, which can embody one copy of LEGEND, upfront for Tough Commerce (New York Metropolis) and Barnes & Noble (Los Angeles). On the Goal (Jersey Metropolis) signing, followers should buy a CD on the retailer, which ensures entrance to the occasion. Extra particulars right here.
Stream John Legend’s beforehand shared songs from LEGEND beneath.