Why was John Legend stopped by airport security?! Mon-23-Jun-14 16:30 Share this Tell Us What You Think WTF 0 LOL 0 FAIL 0 OMG 0 HOT 0 CUTE 0 ] By Steph MonksJohn Legend was stopped at the airport because officials thought he was a criminal!He was going through a security check in Canada. When he showed them his passport, which shows his real name John Stephens, they pulled him aside because they thought he was an on-the-run criminal with the same name! Once they realised he wasn’t the criminal they were looking for and is actually a mega-huge-massive famous person, they let him go. You May Also Like 9 looks of love on the Oscars Red Carpet Alec Baldwin arrested Amanda Bynes arrested Amanda Bynes arrested for weed possession Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .