Max Romeo

Listen to Max Romeo
and similar artists
Play Now

Home > Music > R > Romeo, Max

Easy Star All-Stars Launch Tour In Support Of New Album
'Easy Star's Lonely Hearts Dub Band' Set For April 14 Release


Wet Dream: Classic Reggae Collection


Wet Dream (Extended Version)


The Coming Of Jah: Max Romeo Anthology 1967-7…
All Albums >>

Birth Name: Maxwell Livingston Smith
Born: 1947/11/22
Birth Place: St. D'Acre, St. James, Jamaica
Years Active: 1966 - present
Genres: Reggae, Roots Reggae

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 UK. Romeo was responsible for launching an entirely new sub-genre of reggae, whose overtly suggestive lyrics caused an outcry but took a massive hold of the music scene regardless. Yet innuendo was the least of the singer's stylings, previous to the release of his infamous "Wet Dream," Romeo had garnered a string of sweet hits with the vocal trio the Emotions. And once the nocturnal naughtiness faded, the singer established himself as one of the most important figures in the roots scene.

Related Artists:
Dillinger Marcia Aitken Linval Thompson Dennis Brown Cornell Campbell Gregory Isaacs Johnny Clarke Toots & The Maytals Junior Byles Augustus Pablo
More >>

Browse More Music:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z