John Legend is PEOPLE’s 2019 “Sexiest Man Alive.”
John Legend has been named the Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine this year. The Grammy-winning singer known for his silky-smooth vocals was revealed as this year’s winner Tuesday night on NBC’s “The Voice.” He serves as a coach on the singing competition series with Gwen Stefani, Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton.
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— John Legend (@johnlegend) November 13, 2019
Shelton, who was, announced Legend’s honor on “The Voice.” Legend told the magazine in an issue out Friday that receiving the title comes with some pressure to , who was last year’s winner. He joked it was, “not fair and is not nice to me!”
Legend is a 10-time Grammy winner. The 40-year-old scored an Oscar in 2015 for co-writing the song “Glory” from the film “Selma.” He won a Tony Award for his co-producer work on “Jitney” and took home an Emmy as a producer on NBC’s live version of “Jesus Christ Superstar,” a project in which he also played the role of Jesus.