Legend of Hooks: The Best John Legend Hooks of All-Time

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Not many singers can bolster a track like John Legend. His soulful vocals has placed him among the upper echelon in the industry.  JAY Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Common, Rick Ross, and more have called upon Legend for his masterful hooks. By utilizing his voice as his paintbrush, he has painted some of the most heartfelt images through his powerful vocals. From his inception, we all knew John was destined for greatness and he has demolished the lofty expectations placed upon him. HHMW pays homage to Legend by handpicking some of his best hooks of all-time.

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Check Out the Best John Legend Hooks of All-Time

Common — “They Say” Featuring John Legend & Kanye West

John Legend and Common have proven to be a very creative tandem in the studio. Before they notched an Oscar for their song “Glory,” they teamed up on Common’s opus Be, where John blessed him with an empowering hook.

JAY Z Featuring John Legend — “Do You Wanna Ride”

One of John Legend’s’ better hooks of all-time came in the form of JAY Z’s “Do You Wanna Ride.” As Hov scripted his open letter to his old friend Emery, John used his powerful vocals to bring this track to life.