Maxine Nightingale, the famous Grammy-nominated Pop, Dance, Jazz, and R&B contemporary recording artist – who has been touring all over the world – is bringing her magical voice to your venue! Best known for her hits in the 1970s, this soulful singer who was born in Wembley, London has made the stage her home for much of her life.
Her debut multi-platinum pop single, “Right Back Where We Started From”, was number one in 24 countries around the world, and in 1976 Maxine was nominated for a Grammy for the “Best New Artist of the Year”. Maxine’s album “Lead Me On” was then certified multi-platinum in 20 countries and it garnered another hit single, “Lead Me On”, on the Pop, R&B, and Adult Contemporary Billboard Charts. It stayed on the top of the music charts in the United States for a record-breaking 47 weeks!
Maxine continued recording for RCA records and she released numerous jazz, pop, and urban contemporary collections over the past decade. She has shared the bill with Santana, The Commodores, Lionel Richie, Boz Scaggs, The Average White Band, Rose Royce, The Temptations, Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr., and Isaac Hayes. She headlined a US Disco Tour with Thelma Houston, Martha Wash, The Village People, The Tramps, and KC and The Sunshine Band.
The nationwide release of the PBS special, “My Music, 70’s Soul Spectacular” brought Maxine Nightingale back to the memories everyone loved. She has toured the world – covering Australia, Japan, mainland China, Mexico, Denmark, Costa Rica, Canada, Venezuela, Spain, Greece, France, Germany, Africa, and the United States with her beautiful performances.
In February 2014 Maxine was booked by Resorts International Hotel in Atlantic City to headline her own show for a 3-month run called “Disco Lady: starring Maxine Nightingale”, where she played to excited crowds nightly. From The Taj Mahal in Atlantic City to the Hollywood Bowl, the Greek Theater to The Bellagio in Las Vegas – Maxine has been busier than ever. Her recent appearances delighted fans aboard the Celebrity Cruises Caribbean tours called The Disco Cruise and The Stars of the 70’s – performing alongside George McCrae, Anita Ward, Ambrosia, Sister Sledge, and others.
Maxine makes her home in Los Angeles, but she is really at home when she hits the stage. This disco diva continues to thrill audiences, taking the stage with consummate talent, leaving the room in awe! She will be a perfect performance choice for your next gala, special event, or nightly resort entertainment.
- Right Back Where We Started From Maxine Nightingale 3:12
- Lead Me On Maxine Nightingale 2:46