This Black History Month, Maxwell caused quite the stir with his racially-charged tweets yesterday (Feb. 8th). In a nutshell, the singer believes that Black History Month should be opened up for every group's history.
On Jan 21st, the day after the inauguration of Donald Trump, the Women’s March on Washington will take place with the intention to send a bold message to the incoming Presidential administration to urge elected leaders to act to protect the rights of women..
It's always good news when we get new music from Maxwell! Today, he drops a remix of "1990x," a record from his critically-acclaimed blackSUMMERS'night album, which also landed at #3 on our "Top 20 Best R&B Albums of 2016" list.
In 2016, R&B songs took the lead on various conversations, whether it was politics, social issues, self-esteem quandaries, bullying, relationships, love and more. Veteran artists like Beyonce, Maxwell, John Legend, and Alicia Keys used their star power to convey an abundance of messages and inspiration through song.
2016 was another year of great R&B songs. Veterans like Rihanna, Chris Brown, Beyoncé, and Jeremih continued their hit-making offerings while newcomers like Ro James, Tessanne Chin, and Anderson .Paak gave us beautifully crafted bodies of work covering a variety of topics.
Last week (Nov. 10), R&B superstars, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, Mary J. Blige, and R&B crooner, Maxwell hit the stage at Madison Square Garden. It was one of the most popular concerts of the year, and NYC natives were eager to see the sold-out affair.
A Lansing, Michigan Dollar General cashier, who spends a lot of time singing on the job, is being rewarded in a huge way. Lucas Holliday's life changed after a customer posted a video of him singing veteran R&B singer Maxwell's famous single "Ascension" on Facebook.
Mary J. Blige and Maxwell are hitting the road together this fall/winter. Pegged the King and Queen of Hearts Tour, Blige and Maxwell will spread R&B around the nation in a 24-date tour.
The video for the single is directed by Philip Andelman and features Maxwell as the yearning suitor during a night of steamy seduction. His soulful, silky vibes and his signature falsetto provide the perfect soundtrack to this steamy visual.
Multi-platinum singer/songwriter Maxwell returned to his hometown Brooklyn, NY to deliver an outstanding live performance last Saturday at the Ford Amphitheater on Coney Island.