Maxi Priest

Maxi Priest
Real name
Max Alfred Elliott
June 10, 1960
United Kingdom
Jacob Miller Cousin


Added by Bastien


Title Performer Release date Covered by
1990 (8 artists)
1990 Cliff Richard
1990 Patricia Kaas
July 9, 1996 Sussan Kameron

Covers by Maxi Priest

Title Performer Release date Originally by
November 24, 1986 Van Morrison
July 13, 1999 Stevie Wonder
June 12, 2001 The Wailers
July 9, 1996 The Police
1991 Starship
1987 The Persuaders
2005 Omar
1997 The Fabulous Paragons
1992 Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose
June 12, 2001 Bob Marley & The Wailers [1974-...]
1987 Cat Stevens

Songs written by Maxi Priest

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Close to You Maxi Priest, Gary Benson, Winston Sela Maxi Priest 1990 Covered by (8 artists)
Space in My Heart Maxi Priest, Dallas Austin Maxi Priest 1990 Covered by Patricia Kaas
That Girl Shaggy, Maxi Priest, Robert Livingston, Gary Benson Maxi Priest featuring Shaggy July 9, 1996 Covered by Sussan Kameron



Title Performer Release date Label
2 the Max Maxi Priest 2005 Relentless
Bonafide Maxi Priest 1990 10 Records
CombiNation Maxi Priest July 13, 1999 Virgin
Intentions Maxi Priest November 24, 1986 10 Records
Man with the Fun Maxi Priest July 9, 1996 Virgin
Maxi Maxi Priest 1987 10 Records


Title Performer Release date Label
Just Wanna Know Maxi Priest 1992 10 Records
Some Guys Have All the Luck Maxi Priest 1987 10 Records

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
A Twist of Marley - A Tribute various artists June 12, 2001 GRP Records
Reggatta Mondatta - A Reggae Tribute to The Police various artists July 29, 1997 Ark 21
Set the Night to Music Roberta Flack 1991 Atlantic
Speed 2 - Cruise Control - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack various artists 1997 Virgin America