The group announced the death of the musician on their social networks. It is clarified that Maxi Jazz died in his sleep.
“He was a man who changed our lives in many ways. He gave our music the right meaning and idea, ”the artist’s colleagues said on social networks.
Faithless was formed in 1995. Their name translates as “unbeliever”. Until 2011, the group released ten albums. Faithless’s compositions are dance music with elements of soul, house, trance. Furthermore, music critics found African motifs in the band’s tracks.
The leader of the Maxi Jazz group has been involved in music since the early eighties, then positioned himself as a hip-hop artist.
In 1995, he joined the group Faithless. The team, consisting of Ayala pianist and violinist Deborah Bentovim, producer Rowland Konstantin O’Meili Armstrong, and indeed Maxi Jazz, toured successfully all over the world. In 2010, for example, the group gave a big concert on Palace Square in Saint Petersburg.
Maxi Jazz adhered to Buddhism, this influenced not only his attitude to life, but also the band’s lyrics, in which fans find many philosophical ideas.
Although the group broke up in 2011, Maxi Jazz’s songs are still known and loved. The news of the death of the musician, the fans took it bitterly. They leave messages on the group’s social media that the Maxi Jazz songs will live on in their hearts.