Whoopi Goldberg was the first black woman to achieve EGOT status in 2002, after she won a Daytime Emmy (hey, it counts!) for outstanding class special for "Beyond Tara: The Extraordinary Life of Hattie McDaniel", according to Billboard. Legend has won 10 Grammys and in 2015 he scored an Oscar for his song "Glory" from the movie "Selma".
The music superstar celebrated his EGOT win on Instagram, sharing a photo of the three new winners Sunday night. They previously won an Oscar for "La La Land", and a Tony and a Grammy for "Dear Evan Hansen".
He added: "I'm happy I was part of such a great show".
Incidentally, John is up for yet another award during that ceremony, having served as the lead in "Jesus Christ SuperstarLive In Concert", as well as one of its co-producers. So amazed to be in such rarefied air.
Wife Chrissy Teigen posted a video of Legend using the bench from his piano to place the Emmy on the top shelf of his trophy wall.
They became just the 13th, 14th and 15th people to win all four awards all-time. And as of Sunday night, he's now an EGOT victor.
Two other songwriters were also one Emmy away from the EGOT on Sunday - Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, whose song "In the Market for a Miracle" appeared in "A Christmas Story Live!" The Creative Arts Emmy Awards honor excellence in Television technical categories such as makeup, casting direction, costume design, editing and cinematography. The Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie will be awarded at the Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony on September 17.
The US Capitol Police said 61 people were removed from the committee room on Tuesday and arrested for disorderly conduct. He recently voiced disagreement with a court decision allowing a teenage unauthorised immigrant to get an abortion.
Their bad month of August didn't get any better when they ended up in a group with Barcelona , Tottenham , and PSV Eindhoven. Lokomotiv Moscow, seeded in the top pot as Russia's champion, will play Porto, Schalke and Galatasaray in Group D .
This country does some things in the intelligence world which are so important to protect the country they are astonishing. Trump has said the Justice Department should investigate and unmask the anonymous author.
As of 11 PM Saturday, Florence is a strong tropical storm about 800 miles southeast of Bermuda and 1500 miles from Hampton Roads. Virginia joined North and SC in declaring a state of emergency ahead of the storm, which is expected to be a major hurricane.
But 2018 imports from China through July were up almost 9% over the same period of 2017, according to US Census Bureau data. Apple said the tariffs would raise the cost of its US operations and put it at a disadvantage to foreign rivals.
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson said the decision validates his city's concerns about marine impacts and Indigenous consultation. The court combined into one case almost two dozen lawsuits calling for the energy board's review to be overturned.
Male players are often seen swapping their shirts when taking a seat at the change of ends, with the umpire's permission. Instead of running to the women's locker room, Cornet took off her shirt in public and then put it on the right way.
The women, ages 22 and 32, were each caned six times in the Terengganu sharia high court shortly after the sentence was announced. According to The Star , caning under Islamic law is not similar to caning carried out for crimes under civil law.
McGahn has been the pipeline for recommendations to Trump; it's not clear that he will be replaced by anyone half as effective. President Donald Trump as the president holds a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington , U.S.
Jeff Flake , who, like McCain, outraged the state's conservative base for bucking Trump on immigration and other issues. John McCain , a senior member of the United States Senate and former presidential candidate, has died.
Aretha Franklin's star-studded funeral gets underway
An arrangement from singer Sam Moore included a card that read , "You know I always adored and loved you to bits and pieces". Those who line the route get a special perk: The driver of the Caddy and one extra person will be admitted to the funeral .
Actor Gérard Depardieu accused of rape
Le Parisien reports the actress told police she had been assaulted by the actor twice this month at Depardieu's home in Paris . His first big hit in France was Les Valseuses , ( Going Places ), Bertrand Blier's classic farce about two wandering thugs.
New Apple Watch 4 Photo Leaked
They show an edge-to-edge display and a new watch face that includes more information than those of current models. Apple's clever 3D Touch feature has seen mixed success since its introduction in 2015 with the iPhone 6s.
West Ham's Wilshere out to prove a point at Arsenal
He was respectful and honest, and we had a good honest conversation about football and where he sees my playing. Emery says he is happy for Arsenal to abandon a considered approach if it means scoring though.