Gerald Maxwell Rivera is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist, popular as Maxwell.
Caption: Gerald Maxwell
Gerald Maxwell: Early Life, Education, Family
The son of a Haitian mother and a Puerto Rican father, Maxwell was born in Brooklyn, New York on 23 May 1973. In addition, his mother grew up in Haiti’s devoted Baptist family. While Maxwell was three years old Maxwell’s father died in a plane crash.
Gerald Maxwell: Career and achievements
The Brooklyn, New York-native began composing music at the age of 17. Likewise, after receiving a low-cost Casio keyboard from a friend he initiated composing music. Already a fan of what he described as “jheri curl music,” which was the hallmark of R&B acts like Patrice Rushen, S.O.S. Band, and Rose Royce in the early 1980s, Maxwell started teaching himself a number of instruments to play. In addition, Maxwell began working with songwriter Leon Ware and noted guitarist Wah Wah Watson recording the Urban Hang Suite of his Maxwell debut in the mid-1990s. Similarly, recording sessions for the album took place in 1994 and 1995 in New York City’s Electric Lady Studios, RPM Studios, Sorcerer Studios, and Chung King Studios, and in Chicago, Illinois, CRC Studios.
BLACKsummers’night and fame
Recording sessions for a new album were held at New York City’s Chung King Studios, Bowery Audio, and Platinum Sound Recording Studios from 2007 to 2009. Maxwell and musician Hod David produced the entire album. The album was to act as the first part of its intended album trilogy.
Around this time, and after seven years of not performing, he appeared as a surprise musical guest at the 2008 BET Awards, where he performed the song “Simply Beautiful” is a tribute to the soul singer Al Green, surprising fans with his new look, gone his signature dreadlocks and sideburns of pork-chop, replaced by a more confident and mature look.
Caption: Maxwell wins grammy for best r&b album
Gerald Maxwell: Personal life and wife
Maxwell has been in several relationships that we know of. He was with the TV personality and model Ananda Lewis, the German American actress Elisabeth Röhm, the Brazilian American model and designer Camila Alves, the model and actress Selita Ebanks and the model Deimante Guobyte in a relationship.
Since 2014, Maxwell has been in a relationship with the Dominican American TV personality Julissa Bermudez, model, actress, rapper, and dancer.
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Gerald Maxwell: Net Worth and social media
Maxwell has a net average value of $10 million. Besides, his primary income stream includes his income from his work as a singer, songwriter, artist, and musician.
Likewise, talking about his social media availability, he is available on Instagram by the name maxwell. He has 789k followers on Instagram. Likewise, he is also available on Twitter by the name _maxwell_ where he has 1.1 million followers.
Gerald Maxwell: Body measurements
Maxwell’s height is 1.82 m, and his weight is 75 kg. However, further information regarding his body measurements is not available.