Maxwell biography

Maxwell

Rhythm and blues, Composer

1973 –

79 Views

Who is Maxwell?

Gerald Maxwell Rivera, known as Maxwell is a Grammy award-winning American singer-songwriter, record producer and multi-instrumentalist. His music spans R&B, funk and soul, but he is best known as one of the exemplars of the subgenre neo-soul movement of the latter 1990s. After a successful debut album Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite, he released Embrya, Now and a live album MTV Unplugged. After an eight-year hiatus, he returned with the platinum-selling BLACKsummers'night, the first of a trilogy. He has received 12 Grammy nominations with two wins.

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Maxwell." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 4 Mar. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/maxwell>.


We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
May 23, 1973
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Musze
  • Musze Maxwell
  • Gerald Maxwell Rivera
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Brooklyn

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Discuss this Maxwell biography with the community:

0 Comments