Maxi Priest

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Birthday
10, 1961
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
10, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
England

About

Reggae musician who is only one of two British reggae musicians to have a #1 song on the American Billboard Charts with his song "Close to You" in 1990.

Before Fame

He grew up in Jamaica with his family, listening to many kinds of music including reggae, gospel, and R&B.

Trivia

He recorded a cover of a Japanese song called "Vivid Colors" by the band L'arc~en~Ciel in 2012.

Family Life

He has two sons named Ryan and Marvin.

Associated With

He collaborated with fellow reggae singer Shaggy for the 1996 song "That Girl."