Maxwell Recruits Erykah Badu, Ledisi, Robert Glasper & More for 2015 Cruise

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Maxwell performs during the 2013 Essence Festival at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on July 5, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Singer's inaugural Maxwell + The 7 Seas Caribbean cruise commences May 2015.

Erykah Badu, Anthony Hamilton, Ledisi, Robert Glasper, Chrisette Michele, Eric Roberson and Boney James are among the headliners who will join Maxwell on the singer's inaugural Maxwell + the 7 Seas Caribbean cruise. Guests will set sail on Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas from May 3-10, 2015. The seven-day cruise will depart from Port Canaveral, Florida and make stops in St. Thomas, St. Maarten and the private island of Cococay.

The cruise lineup of R&B, neo soul, funk, contemporary jazz and reggae performers also includes Joe, Norman Brown, Brian Culbertson, Leela James, the Wailers, Stanley Jordan, newcomer Daley and comedian DL Hughley. There will be a total of eight on-board venues for the various live performances, ranging from a five-story theater to an intimate piano bar. Celebrity chef G. Garvin will helm a cooking demonstration with Maxwell also hosting several VIP opportunities.