World-renowned pop singer John Legend told different stories about his return in two years with his eighth full-length album, “LEGEND”.
Music platform Kakao Entertainment Melon released a variety of content related to John Legend’s eighth studio album LEGEND on September 9 through the new online and offline Melon Spotlight service and the original audio content service Melon Station.
On that day, John Legend participated as the first global pop artist Melon Spotlight, and also as “A legend that keeps moving forward” shared various stories including the introduction of a recently released new song, updates and plans for the future.
This time around, John Legend expressed confidence in the album by saying: “I wanted to make an album filled with beautiful, fun, soulful and sexy music.”
Regarding his name and album title, he said: “It’s an album that symbolizes me and my career” addition“I guess so far I’ve tried to be the person that fits my name. That’s why I named this album “LEGEND” to show my will to live up to my name in the future. “
As John Legend has many Korean fans, attention is also paid to whether he will be collaborating with any Korean singers. Accordingly, he said: “I am still thinking about collaborating and I think it would be good if I could collaborate with BTS or BLACKPINK. For BLACKPINK, I have prepared some ideas that they will like. “
In addition, John Legend is getting attention by providing various exclusive content worldwide only to Melon members via Melon Spotlight. He answered various questions received from fans in advance via the music video “Ask for Anything” and presented his latest playlist which includes “Purple Hearts” by Kendrick Lamar and “What Do Artists Listen to?” corner.
In addition, fans can check out his official photos related to the new content, photos published exclusively on Melon, artist notes and his autographs written in Korean script.
Melon Spotlight also organizes a CD, signed by John Legend, for the luckiest who complete the mission. The mission is to listen to all the songs from the album “LEGEND” on Melon and write in the “Leave a review” section.