Maxi Priest

1961 - Today

Photo of Maxi Priest

Icon of person 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. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maxi Priest has received more than 676,639 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Maxi Priest is the 2,044th most popular singer (down from 1,896th in 2019), the 4,989th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 213th most popular British Singer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 680k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.70

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Maxi Priests by language


Among singers, Maxi Priest ranks 2,044 out of 3,541Before him are Diego Torres, Mónica Naranjo, Anoushka Shankar, Hwasa, Tracey Thorn, and Stoja. After him are Nelly Ciobanu, Aloe Blacc, Stoyan Yankoulov, Eldar Gasimov, Loona, and Marcus Mumford.

Most Popular Singers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1961, Maxi Priest ranks 483Before him are Ahmed Wali Karzai, Howard Gordon, Wolfram Wuttke, Christopher Ferguson, Peter Beardsley, and D. B. Sweeney. After him are Gary Brabham, Byron Scott, Martin Clunes, Sharon Lawrence, Julius Kariuki, and Ann Cusack.

Others Born in 1961

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Maxi Priest ranks 4,989 out of 6,924Before him are Ian Stewart (1929), Anoushka Shankar (1981), Gemma Chan (1982), Lara Pulver (1980), Tracey Thorn (1962), and Samuel West (1966). After him are Tim Henman (1974), Katie Price (1978), N. T. Wright (1948), Oliver Parker (1960), Daley Thompson (1958), and Tamzin Merchant (1987).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, Maxi Priest ranks 213Before him are Thomas Allen (1944), Brett Anderson (1967), Taio Cruz (1980), John Lundvik (1983), Anoushka Shankar (1981), and Tracey Thorn (1962). After him are Lee Ryan (1983), Cleo Laine (1927), Mark E. Smith (1957), Paolo Nutini (1987), Tasmin Archer (1963), and Tom Odell (1990).

Twitter Activity