''BLACKsummers'night'' is the fourth studio album by American R&B and neo soul musician Maxwell, released July 7, 2009 on Columbia Records. It is the follow-up to his third album ''Now'' (2001). Recording sessions for the album took place during 2007 to 2009 and production was handled entirely by Maxwell and Hod David.
The album debuted at number one on the US ''Billboard'' 200 chart, selling 316,000 copies in its first week. It became Maxwell's fourth consecutive US platinum album and produced four singles that achieved ''Billboard'' chart success. Upon its release, the album received general acclaim from most music critics and earned Maxwell two Grammy Awards at the 52nd Grammy Awards. It has sold over one million copies in the United States. - Wikipedia