Posts Tagged ‘maxwell’

MAXWELL on the cover of UPTOWN magazine

May 21, 2009

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The June/July 2009 issue of UPTOWN Magazine (on newsstands June 9th, can be found on some newsstand earlier) features “Soul Survivor,” Tomika Anderson’s cover story on Maxwell, the 90’s neo-soul success who went off the charts, off the radar and will release his first album in eight years this July.


Source: Businesswire & UPTOWN magazine


BLACKsummers’night cover: What Do You Think?

May 21, 2009

THE LATEST MAXWELL NEWS wants to know what you think about MAXWELL’s new album cover for BLACKsummers’night (JULY 07, 2009)? Do you love it, hate it, could it have been better, what do you think about the colors, let LMN know.

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Make sure you have got your copy of BLACKsummers’night pre-ordered in CD/DVD deluxe combination (pre-order) or CD (pre-order)

Source: ConcreteLoop

MAXWELL – BLACKsummers’night now available for (pre-order)!

May 12, 2009

bsn_cover_amaWhat a joyous day!

MAXWELL‘s newest release BLACKsummers’night is now available for pre-order on The links have been activated for the CD (pre-order) as well as the CD/DVD deluxe combination (pre-order)

For those of you who are fans…you know what to do.

Special thanks to Sanjay for sending the links this past weekend!

TV Alert: MAXWELL on the Tavis Smiley Show (May 14, 2009)

May 11, 2009

TV Alert: MAXWELL to appear on the Tavis Smiley Show this week, May 14, 2009, check your local listing for the time! If you cannot watch the interview on the PBS channel, make sure you check out the podcast of the show when it is updated (subscribe for free through iTunes)!

Remember when Tavis Smiley interviewed Maxwell over a decade ago when he was working at BET Nightly News? The most memorable part of that interview was one of the callers, who stated she had gotten a tattoo of Maxwell. (I am sure this interview may appear on Youtube in the near future…).


Update: If you missed MAXWELL’s interview on Tavis Smiley check it out at

The CHARTS Update

May 10, 2009

Issue Date: May 16, 2009 (2009-05-16) for Billboard Magazine are as follows.

MAXWELL – Pretty Wings:
Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs – #22 (Last Week – )
Billboard Hot Adult R&B Airplay – #15 (Last Week – )
Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay – #21 (Last Week – )
Billboard Hot 100 – #89 (Last Week – )

The single “Pretty Wings” takes flight at No. 15, becoming just the sixth title in the chart’s 15-year history to launch in the top 15.

Maxwell – Pretty Wings (Uncut) is currently on the iTunes Top Ringtones chart at position #85 and Top Music Videos chart at position #53. Under the genre R&B/Soul Pretty Wings (Uncut) is in the #10 position on the Top Songs (R&B/Soul) chart and in the #5 position on the Top Music Videos (R&B/Soul).

Pretty Wings is currently playing on 86 different (Urban/Urban AC) radio stations across the U.S. The single was the most added to (Urban AC) radio stations (+56) and had the most increased plays (+618) to (Urban AC) radio stations.

Sources: Billboard, iTunes, Mediabase, The New R&R

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