Max Romeo

Born 22 November 1947.
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Max Romeo on I Chase The Devil

Jamaican reggae artist sings and explains the meaning behind his famous track.

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Max Romeo (born Maxwell Livingston Smith, 22 November 1947, St. D'Acre, St. James, Jamaica) is a reggae and roots reggae recording artist who has achieved chart success in his home country and in the United Kingdom. Romeo had several hits with the vocal group the Emotions. His album "Wet Dream" (1968) included overtly sexual lyrics and launched a new style of reggae.

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  1. Review of Best Of

    Best Of 2010

    Reviewed by Lloyd Bradley
    A fascinating album which revisits Romeo classics and presents them in new ways.
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