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IFC’s ‘Sherman’s Showcase’ Season 2 Guest Lineup Includes John Legend, Issa Rae, Chance the Rapper (TV News Roundup)

EJ Panaligan editorIFC variety comedy series “Sherman’s Showcase” is returning for a second season on the network along with AMC+ on October 26, and the full guest lineup has been announced, headlined by EGOT winner and series executive producer John Legend and “Insecure” and “Rap Sh!t” creator Issa Rae. IFC announced the news on Wednesday during AMC Networks’ day at the TV Critics Assn.

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John Legend Says He and Chrissy Teigen Will 'Always Feel That Loss' of Son Jack Amid Pregnancy News
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen have found joy in a new pregnancy, but will never forget about their devastating loss. The couple announced last week that they are expecting a rainbow baby two years after their son, Jack, was stillborn at 20 weeks gestation. Legend is reflecting on that heartbreaking time and wife Teigen's decision to be open about the experience,sharing a series of raw, tear-filled photos from their hospital room. «That was difficult and I was hesitant to share it, but I think Chrissy was really right in encouraging us to share it,» Legend said in an interview on BBC Sounds' . «I think it really was powerful for a lot of people and way more people than anybody realizes go through this and I think they feel alone a lot of times.» Legend called it «a really powerful, wise decision by Chrissy to share it because it helped a lot of people.» Since then, Legend said that his family has become something of a sounding board for others who are grieving similar losses, including their personal friends. «It's hard to try and comfort anyone that's going through it, because there's no real comfort and you're always going to feel that loss,» he explained. «It kind of spreads over time so it doesn't feel as heavy over time, but you'll never forget it.»With a new baby and album on the way, Legend said he's worked through his personal grief with music. «Some of the songs are about coping with loss, you know, and grief and when you feel broken,» he noted.
John Roger Stephens (born December 28, 1978), known professionally as John Legend, is an American singer, songwriter, producer, actor, and philanthropist. Prior to the release of Legend's debut album, Get Lifted, (2004) he had collaborated with already established artists and signed to Kanye West's GOOD Music. Legend has sung on Jay-Z's "Encore", Alicia Keys's "You Don't Know My Name", Dilated Peoples' "This Way", Slum Village's "Selfish", Fort Minor's "High Road", and played piano on Lauryn Hill's "Everything Is Everything". Legend's single "All of Me" from his fourth studio album Love in the Future (2013) was a Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit.