Maxi Priest

Max Alfred "Maxi" Elliott (born 10 June 1961), known by his stage name Maxi Priest, is a British reggae vocalist of Jamaican descent. He is best known for singing reggae music with an R&B influence, otherwise known as reggae fusion. He was one of the first international artists to have success in this genre, and one of the most successful reggae fusion acts of all time.[2]

Maxi Priest
Priest performing in January 2011
Background information
Birth nameMax Alfred Elliott
Born (1961-06-10) 10 June 1961 (age 60)
Lewisham, London, England[1]
GenresReggae, reggae fusion, lovers rock
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1984–present
Labels
Associated actsSaxon Studio International, UB40
Websitemaxipriest.com

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