Maxine Jones (born January 16, 1966 in Paterson, New Jersey) is one of the original members of the R&B singing group En Vogue. Events 27 BC - The title Augustus is bestowed upon Gaius Julius Caesar Octavian by the Roman Senate. Year 1966 ( MCMLXVI) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar of the 1966 Gregorian calendar. New Jersey ( is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States. En Vogue is a Grammy nominated American female R&B vocal quartet assembled by music producers Denzil Foster and Thomas McElroy. She originally left the group in 2001 to spend time with her daughter. Jones rejoined En Vogue on a permanent basis in the third quarter of 2004. As of 2007, she is a current member. Year 2007 ( MMVII) was a Common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century.