publication date: Saturday, January 23, 2010 (part of Round XLII)

category: Music

clue: You don't need a pretty pair of wings to fly to the top of the Billboard albums chart.

explanation: Maxwell had two #1 albums. His song "Pretty Wings" was nominated for several Grammys shortly before this goo was published. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Erik Bates, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, and Jesse King

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