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All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Priest scored a #1 pop hit with "I Just Want to Be Close to You" from this album, which is more pop/R&B with a reggae touch than it is real reggae.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
Priest scored a #1 pop hit with "I Just Want to Be Close to You" from this album, which is more pop/R&B with a reggae touch than it is real reggae.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/1992
  • Label: Virgin Records Us
  • UPC: 077778617624
  • Catalog Number: 86176
  • Sales rank: 300,525


Disc 1
  1. 1 Just a Little Longer (4:23)
  2. 2 Close to You (5:25)
  3. 3 Never Did Say Goodbye (4:05)
  4. 4 Best of Me (3:38)
  5. 5 Space in My Heart (3:41)
  6. 6 Human Work of Art (4:09)
  7. 7 Temptress (5:06)
  8. 8 Peace Throughout the World (4:38)
  9. 9 You (4:29)
  10. 10 Sure Fire Love (3:54)
  11. 11 Life (4:15)
  12. 12 Prayer for the World (5:17)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Maxi Priest Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Primary Artist, Background Vocals
Cleveland Watkiss Background Vocals
Stanley Andrews Guitar
Howard Ball Violin
Ellen Blair Strings
Rass Brass Horn
Cleveland "Clevie" Browne Drums
Danny Browne Guitar, Piano
Ray Carless Saxophone
Derrick Cross Background Vocals
Sly Dunbar Drums
Claudia Fontaine Background Vocals
Dean Fraser Horn
Brian Gould Background Vocals
Leo Grant Keyboards
Nellee Hooper Drums
Ivan Hussey Strings
Stephen Hussey Strings
Wycliffe "Steely" Johnson Bass
J.C. Lodge Background Vocals
Sara Loewenthal Strings
Robert Lyn Synthesizer, Bass, Keyboards
Carlton Ogilvie Keyboards
Yolisa Phahle Strings
Martin Phillipps Keyboards
Reggae Philharmonic Orchestra Strings
Paul Robinson Background Vocals
Dennis Rollins Trumpet
Robbie Shakespeare Bass
Beverley Skeete Background Vocals
Nadine Sutherland Background Vocals
Handel Tucker Keyboards
Junior Tucker Background Vocals
Louis Jardim Percussion
Janice Hoyte Background Vocals
Leroy Heywood Bass
Tony Gould Background Vocals
Donald Campbell Background Vocals
Peter D. Drums, keyboard bass
Erskine Thompson Vibes
Toyin Adekale Background Vocals
William Benham Violin
Pamela Crawford Strings
Jim Kimberley Background Vocals
John Taylor Strings
Technical Credits
Maxi Priest Executive Producer
Jeremy Allom Engineer
Jazzie B. Arranger, Producer
Phil Bodger Producer
Geoffrey Chung Arranger, Producer
Augustus "Gussie" Clarke Arranger, Producer
Sly Dunbar Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Dean Fraser Vocal Arrangements
D. Germain Arranger, Producer
Nellee Hooper Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Carlton Ogilvie Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Handel Tucker Arranger, Producer, drum programming
Music Works Crew Arranger
Peter D. Producer, drum programming
Stylorouge Art Direction
Erskine Thompson Executive Producer
Dominic Robson Engineer
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  • Posted May 2, 2011

    A Classic Album...something for everyone!

    A great album that encompasses the best of reggae fusion. Maxi sings passionately and clearly over wonderful melodies and infectious rhythms. This cd comes highly recommended, you won't regret it!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    All time Favorite CD.. A must for every Reggae collection

    Maxi Priest smooth sexy vocals is awesome on this CD. A "Must Have" for any reggae fan.

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