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Maxi Priest Top Fifteen Hits Songs

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English reggae vocalist, Maxi Priest is the soul singer of reggae music. He grew up listening to gospel, reggae, R&B, and pop music. Dennis Brown, the crown prince of reggae is his greatest’s influence, Priest is one of only two British reggae acts (along with UB40) to have an American Billboard number one.

(1) Close to You (1990) Top Chart 10 in 11 countries. #1 Billboard Pop Chart, #4 R&B

(2) House Call (Your Body Can’t Lie to Me) W/Shabba Ranks 1991 – #37 Billboard Hot 100 Chart

(3) Just A Little Bit Longer 1986 Chart in 2 countries U.S. & U.K.

(4) Wild World 1988′ Top 20 Chart in 9 countries # 25 on U.S. chart


Live top of the Pops 1988

(5) How Can We Ease the Pain /Beres Hammond-1987′ Chart U.K

(6) Some Guys Have All the Luck 1987′ Top 30 U.K Hit. Top 20 Chart in 5 countries

(7) “Human Work of Art” Chart in 3 countries UK GER. AUS.

(8) Suzie You Are

(9) “You’re Safe” 1985

(10) “Caution” 1985

(11) “Peace Throughout The World” Chart in 4 countries AUS. NZ NED. & UK

(12) “In the Springtime” 1986 #54 U.K. Chart

(13) Strollin On’ 1986 – #32 U.K Chart

(14) Set the Night to Music w/ Roberta Flack (1991) Billboard Top Ten.

(15) That Girl w/Shaggy (1996) Billboard #Top 20 Chart U.S. & U.K. Top 20 Chart in 9 countries

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