For those of you who are not from Birmingham, Maxwell’s last two shows in 1999 & 2001 were canceled. This made the show on November 10th a little bit more than special. If you had a chance to listen to his interview with Chris Coleman on 98.7 FM, he mentioned he’d do something special for Birmingham and he also gave props to his bass player – Birmingham’s own Sean Michael Ray, who was recently interviewed here. .
With Obama’s win still fresh, here are some heroes from Alabama who have helped pave the way for all Americans.
|Lionel Hampton||Hank Aaron|
|Coretta Scott King||Rosa Parks|
|Joe Louis||Nat “King” Cole|
Check out Maxwell’s interview with the Birminghan News