Jill Scott/Maxwell Tour Dates Announced

Last week I told you about Jill Scott and Maxwell teaming up for a Spring/Summer national tour – and today I have the official word on dates and venues for the tour! Don’t sleep – many tickets go on sale next Friday and Saturday. If you know me, you already know I’ll be there, June 25th at Madison … Continue reading

Jill Scott/Maxwell Joint Tour Spring/Summer 2010

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=jill+scott&iid=8114613″ src=”1/d/3/9/41st_NAACP_Image_3789.jpg?adImageId=10837282&imageId=8114613″ width=”413″ height=”594″ /] Thanks to SingersRoom, I just read the news that two of my favorite voices in music, Jill Scott and Maxwell, are teaming up for a joint national tour! The 20-city tour will launch May 21st in Cleveland, hitting other major U.S. cities throughout the summer. Just weeks … Continue reading

Top 10 Anticipated Albums of 2010

TheWaitingRoom’s TOP 10 ANTICIPATED ALBUMS of 2010 Exactly one year ago I ran down my Top 5 Most Anticipated Albums for 2009 – and as unpredictable as the music biz is these days, only two of those albums were actually released this past year. Now it’s 2010 and it’s that time again – so which … Continue reading

The Waiting Room’s TOP 5 SONGS OF 2009

After fifteen days of picking our top songs of 2009, it comes down to these final picks – TheWaitingRoom‘s Top 5 Songs of 2009. Listen below and debate in the comments section – I’d love to hear your thoughts and your personal picks for top songs of ’09. Without further ado, in no particular order, … Continue reading

Maxwell Tributes Michael Jackson

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=maxwell&iid=7212959″ src=”f/f/e/5/Maxwell_poses_backstage_48ca.JPG?adImageId=7998202&imageId=7212959″ width=”500″ height=”737″ /] Watch Maxwell‘s subtle, yet soulful and beautiful tribute to Michael Jackson, from Wednesday night’s Grammy Nominations Concert special. Maxwell sang “The Lady in My Life” off Jackson’s classic ‘Thriller‘ album. It was a good night for Maxwell; the soul singer received 6 Grammy nominations (as he showed … Continue reading

Bad Habits VIDEO

Watch Maxwell‘s new video for “Bad Habits’, off his album, ‘BLACKsummers Night’. Loved the song since it leaked – so how do we feel about the video?

Bad Habits

Right now when you preorder Maxwell‘s upcoming album, ‘BLACKsummer’s night‘, on iTunes  you get an automatic download of 2nd single, “Bad Habits”. I’m a big believer in supporting good music, but I know some of you indecisive buyers won’t preorder the album. Download “Bad Habits” below, and hopefully the song, and first single “Pretty Wings” (download it here), will … Continue reading

Pretty Wings

Maxwell is back, finally, with the first official single, “Pretty Wings”, off his upcoming new studio album, ‘BLACKsummer’s night’. The album is set to drop July 7th – but we all know how frequent push-backs are these days in the music industry. For now, just be happy something new has leaked – enjoy! Maxwell – … Continue reading

ESSENCE Music Festival ’09

This 4th of July weekend ESSENCE Magazine is preparing to take over New Orleans for their annual ESSENCE Music Fesitval. This is the festival’s 15th anniversary and plenty of great artists will be there to help celebrate. Performers include Beyonce, who is headlining the event, John Legend, Ne-Yo, Robin Thicke, Maxwell, Jazmine Sullivan, Anita Baker, En Vouge, … Continue reading