Singer Maxwell has had a stellar year, releasing a top-selling album, BLACKsummers’night and several No. 1 singles including “Pretty Wings,” “Bad Habits” and now, “Fistful of Tears,” his third consecutive No. 1 on Billboard’s Urban Adult airplay chart. According to a press statement, Maxwell is the first male artist to attain this distinction.
While celebrating the release of his album, the New York-born crooner is preparing for his April 20 performance of “Fistful of Tears” on “Dancing with the Stars” and an April 22 appearance on the “Tonight Show” with Jay Leno.
The singer’s representatives have also announced that Maxwell will join Jill Scott and Erykah Badu on tour this summer.