Grammy Award-nominated R&B artist whose albums Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite and BLACKsummers’night were both Platinum-certified. Maxwell was born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X generation. DID YOU KNOW He crossed multiple genres in his music, but came to define the revival of the soul genre in the 1990s. Those born under the zodiac sign of Pisces are expressive and quick-witted.
Maxwell told Skee about his new trilogy of albums starting out with ‘Black’, what new music he listens to, and why he cut his hair.
“To me there’s nothing cornier than using a style or a look as a crutch,” Maxwell said of the cropped locks. There’s strength in change.” Watch the interview below the cut.
Maxwell visited ‘The Early Show’ to perform ‘Pretty Wings’, off his new album ‘BLACKsummers’ Night’, as well as ‘Ascension (Don’t Ever Wonder)’ from the R&B singer’s 1996 album ‘Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite’.
Angie Martinez of Hot 97 in New York City interviewed Maxwell the other day, talking with the R&B singer about how people were born to his music, what he’s been up to during his long time away, how the industry has changed since he’s been gone, feeling liberated and rejuvenated after cutting the hair, not having a girlfriend at the moment, and more. Maxwell stopped by Dj Skees New Music show on KIIS FM in Los Angeles, after an 8 year break from his last album release.
His father died in a plane crash when he was two years old. FACT He and Erykah Badu came to be at the forefront of the neosoul music genre in the 1990s. Gemini represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face.