John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice join EGOT club

Andrew Lloyd Webber John Legend and Tim Rice at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys

Andrew Lloyd Webber John Legend and Tim Rice at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys

Legend, 39, completed the acronym at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, as did Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, all for producing best variety special victor Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert.

John Legend has achieved EGOT status, and he's the youngest person ever to do so.

Lloyd Webber, 70, completed his EGOT almost 40 years after earning his first Tony.

To be an EGOT victor means a person has been honored with an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony award.

Aaron Rodgers leaves Bears game with leg injury
The Chicago Bears led 17-0 at halftime in Lambeau Field after a thoroughly dominant first half performance against the Packers. Prior to Sunday night, teams that held a 20-0 lead at any point in a game were 98-2 in those games since 1990.

The composer, responsible for such hit shows as "Phantom of the Opera" and "Cats", won his first Tony in 1980 for Best Original Score for "Evita." Lloyd Webber has six other Tony awards as well as three Grammys and an Oscar.

Legend is also nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his performance in Jesus Christ Superstar, which will be announced during the Primetime Emmy Awards on September 17th.

"Before tonight, only 12 people had won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony in competitive categories", wrote Legend on Instagram. So happy to be part of this team. "So amazed to be in such rarefied air".

The special trio of Legend, Lloyd Webber and Rice - officially the 13th, 14th and 15th members of the EGOT club - join an elite group of winners that includes Robert Lopez, Audrey Hepburn, Mel Brooks, Rita Moreno, Mike Nichols and Whoopi Goldberg.

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