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Maxi Priest (born Max Alfred Elliott on June 10, 1961) is a reggae singer from England.


Of Jamaican descent, and the second youngest of nine children, he was born in Lewisham, London. He is known as the 'King of Lovers Rock'. His music is sometimes closer to R&B, and pop, than to reggae music itself. His first major album was the self-titled Maxi Priest (1988) along with his cover of Cat Stevens' Wild World…

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  • Although I prefer the original, Maxi does a nice rendition of Cat Stevens' classic, "Wild World". But "Close to You" is his best song ever. Still love it after all these years.
  • Easy to Love.....go there Maxi.
  • New album is pretty good!
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  • Hit single making days are over? Why would someone write that! Maxi still rockin!!
  • So groovin'!!! :-)
  • Love it!! =]
  • For those who would't know, the song Wild World is just a Cat Steven's cover... don't overrate it ;)

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