John Legend Tells a Hilarious Story of How Daughter Luna Said ‘Beyoncé’ for a First Time

John Legend is apparently his daughter Luna Simone‘s favorite low-pitched celebrity, though it sounds like he’s got a small competition.

The Jesus Christ Superstar actor sat down with Ellen DeGeneres for Wednesday’s part of her daytime speak show, dishing on how his daughter with wife Chrissy Teigen, who turns 2 on Saturday, “had a milestone” a prior day.

“She pronounced ‘Beyoncé‘ for a initial time,” pronounced Legend, 39. “That was Luna’s initial Beyoncé. we feel like we should write it down in her baby book.”

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The soon-to-be father of dual (he and Teigen, 32, are expecting a baby boy in June) reveals that a occurrence took place while a family was in a automobile listening to Bey’s latest album Lemonade.

“Chrissy and we were articulate about Beyoncé, and Luna only starts observant things that we contend now, and she said ‘Beyoncé’ in the car,” he recalls.

“Has she pronounced Ellen yet?” a host, 60, asks jokingly.

Replies Legend, “Not yet, though if we contend it to her, she’ll contend it back. So we’ll watch a show, and she’ll see Dada on Ellen. And afterwards she’ll contend it.”

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Legend tells DeGeneres that while he and his indication mother know #whobitbeyonce, small Luna is nothing a wiser about a rumors — though a couple is working with her on a concept of apropos an comparison sibling.

“I don’t know what to expect, really, since we don’t know how Luna’s gonna be during pity and being a large sister,” a “All of Me” thespian admits. “And we don’t consider she grasps accurately what’s going to occur yet. But we’ll see.”