By Alyssa Debonair
Hip-HopVibe.com Staff Writer
Twenty-one years ago, Maxwell helped bring a different kind of R&B to the mainstream. His win opened the door for Neo Soul and it has become a popular sub-genre in its own right. Meanwhile, every few years, Maxwell returns with a new album of his own.
Last year was the last time Maxwell delivered an album, with his single, “Lake By The Ocean,” becoming a minor hit for him. The accompanying music video garnered much critical acclaim. However, when he was on the Black Girls Rock red carpet, Maxwell was supporting.
Maxwell paid a quick visit to Hip-HopVibe.com, where he had an interesting conversation with @MJThatMediaGurl. She decided to quiz him on his hip hop knowledge, asking him who “Ran Off On The Plug Twice.” Miami rapper, Plies, was the answer, but Maxwell had no idea and let her know as much, apologizing.
Watch the entire interview below:
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