August 3rd, 2016 12:11 PM by Karyn Smith
The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, in association with Live Nation, announces Maxwell, live in Orlando as part of his SUMMERS' Tour 2016. After announcing his new album "blackSUMMERS'night" and his first new song in seven years, "Lake by the Ocean," the soul-star will perform in the Walt Disney Theater on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for the performance will be on sale to the public Friday, April 22, 2016 at 10 a.m.
Tickets start at $45.00.
Maxwell redefined classic soul music in April of 1996 when he released his critically acclaimed debut ‘Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite.' It earned Grammy nominations, double platinum status and RIAA gold for the single, "Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)." The platinum albums ‘Embrya' (1998) and ‘Now' (2001) followed. After eight years, 2009's ‘BLACKsummers'night' debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and won two Grammys, including Best R&B Album. To date, Maxwell has achieved 13 gold and platinum certifications from the RIAA. Maxwell's highly anticipated new album ‘blackSUMMERS'night' will be released July 1 (Columbia). His new single "Lake By The Ocean" was released on April 8, 2016.