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Full Name Kevin Max
Date of Birth August 17, 1967
Age 56 years, 7 months, 2 days
Birthplace Grand Rapids
Birth City Michigan
Country United States
Horoscope Leo

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Kevin Max Biography

Kevin Max is one of the most popular and richest Rock Singer who was born on August 17, 1967 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Singer and poet with the Christian rock band Audio Adrenaline who has released multiple solo records, like Holy Night.

He changed his name so as not be confused with Kevin Smith.

In 1997, Max married Alayna Bennett. They divorced in 2003. In April 2005, he married Amanda Lynn MacDonald, but stated in an interview that earlier the two had “a secret wedding and marriage vows were spoken and we had binding agreement together in front of a spiritual leader, but we decided to go with the public ceremony a little bit later.” They have four children. In August 2010, Max and family moved back to Grand Rapids, Michigan. In 2016, Kevin Max bought a farm an hour southwest of Nashville and called it “Blind Thief Farm and Studio”. In 2018, the Max family moved to the Westhaven community in Franklin, Tennessee, where he performed live shows with other local musicians.

Born Kevin Max Smith, Max changed his name to “Kevin Max” in 1997 as a tribute to his adoptive father. Max was adopted by the Smith family and grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Max attended Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia; while there, he started a band called Connection.

He has been married twice. His marriage to Amanda Lynn MacDonald began in 2005.

NameKevin Max
First NameKevin
Last NameMax
OccupationRock Singer
BirthdayAugust 17
Birth Year1967
Place of BirthGrand Rapids
Home TownMichigan
Birth CountryUnited States
Birth SignLeo
Full/Birth Name
FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseAmanda Lynn MacDonald , Alayna Bennett
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Max’s first solo album, Stereotype Be, released on August 28, 2001, was praised by Allmusic for “[combining] pop, rock, and world music to create a versatile and intriguing project.”. Artists Adrian Belew and Tony Levin of King Crimson, Larry Norman and drummer Matt Chamberlain contributed to the album along with Max’s collaborator Erick Cole. It became a turning point in Max’s career, as the project was a foreshadowing of Max’s own brand of alternative music.

Kevin Max Net Worth

Kevin Max is one of the richest Rock Singer from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Kevin Max's net worth $6 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He attended Liberty University where he met future band mates of his previous band dc Talk. One of his first bands was called Connection.

He had a starring role in a production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

Net Worth (2024)$6 Million
Net Worth in 2023$6 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeRock Singer
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

While Stereotype Be has developed a considerable cult following, it was not well received in the Christian music market. Soon after its release, Max was dropped from his Christian label, Forefront Records. Undeterred, Max began to slowly build his solo career through live shows and word-of-mouth. He released independent albums via his website, including Between the Fence & the Universe and a spoken-word collaboration with Adrian Belew, Raven Songs 101, both in 2004.

In fall of 2004, Max’s word-of-mouth strategy finally began to pay off. He played the title role in the Visalia Theatre Company / Hutson-Cavale Productions revival of the classic Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Later that year, he signed a new deal with Northern Records and released a second full-length album, The Imposter on October 18, 2005. He released a Christmas album, Holy Night, in time for the 2005 Christmas season.

Kevin Max's Height & Physical Stats

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While at Liberty University, he met fellow dc Talk bandmates: Toby McKeehan (“tobyMac”) and Michael Tait. They formed DC Talk and went on to achieve great success in both Christian and mainstream music. The band went on to win 4 Grammy Awards, 16 GMA Dove Awards, and other recognition. The band went on hiatus in 2000.

In February 2008, Max starred in the independent film The Imposter. In the film, Kevin plays a character named “Johnny C”, a singer who becomes addicted to OxyContin and loses his family and job as a Christian music star. The movie also features Tom Wright and Troy Baker.

Who is Kevin Max Dating?

According to our records, Kevin Max married to Amanda Lynn MacDonald , Alayna Bennett. As of February 1, 2024, Kevin Max’s is not dating anyone.

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In April 2007, Infinity Music announced that Max had been signed to their label for his next project. The Blood was released on December 26, 2007. According to Max, “The Blood is not a classic hymns cover project or a white/homogenized version of black gospel or soul music. It’s a sensitive and stylized adaption of the music that was at the root of rock and roll, blues and popular culture.”

Facts & Trivia

Kevin Ranked on the list of most popular Rock Singer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Kevin Max celebrates birthday on August 17 of every year.

In 2009, Max released Crashing Gates through dPulse records. It was critically praised as returning to his experimental side in the rock and pop genres.

What is Kevin Max net worth?

It is estimated that Kevin Max has a net worth of $6 million.

How long was Kevin Max in Audio Adrenaline?

Max left the band in 2000, performing with Audio Adrenaline for two years. Max’s tweet led to confusion among fans who thought the 54-year-old artist was renouncing his faith. However, Max responded by saying he “didn’t say that” and that he believes in the “Universal Christ.”

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How old is Kevin Max?

55 years (August 17, 1967)

What does DC Talk mean?

The name was later simplified to “DC Talk”, which came to stand for “decent Christian talk“, though originally “DC” was taken from Washington, D.C., where Toby McKeehan had formerly been rapping.

Key Events

  1. Kevin Max Smith (born August 17, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, and poet..

  2. They formed DC Talk in 1988 and went on to achieve great success in both Christian and mainstream music winning numerous Dove Awards and Grammys..

  3. In 1997, Max married Alayna Bennett..

  4. Kevin Max Smith legally changed his name to "Kevin Max" in 1997 as a tribute to his adoptive father, Max Smith..

  5. The band went on hiatus in 2000 to pursue solo careers. .

  6. Max's first solo album, Stereotype Be, released on August 28, 2001, was praised by Allmusic for "[combining] pop, rock, and world music to create a versatile and intriguing project."..

  7. They divorced in 2003..

  8. In fall of 2004, Max's word-of-mouth strategy finally began to pay off..

  9. He released independent albums via his website, including Between the Fence & the Universe and a spoken-word collaboration with Adrian Belew, Raven Songs 101, both in 2004. .

  10. Later that year, he signed a new deal with Northern Records and released a second full-length album, The Imposter on October 11, 2005..

  11. He released a Christmas album, Holy Night, in time for the 2005 Christmas season. .

  12. In April 2005, he married Amanda Lynn MacDonald, but stated in an interview that earlier the two had "a secret wedding and marriage vows were spoken and we had binding agreement together in front of a spiritual leader, but we decided to go with the public ceremony a little bit later." They have four children. In August 2010, Max and family moved back to Grand Rapids, Michigan..

  13. The Blood was released on December 26, 2007..

  14. In April 2007, Infinity Music announced that Max had been signed to their label for his next project..

  15. In February 2008, Max starred in the independent film The Imposter..

  16. In 2009, Max released Crashing Gates through dPulse records..

  17. In February 2011, Max formed a supergroup with Broadway singer Tony Vincent and longtime collaborator David Larring..

  18. On February 27, 2012, Max released Fiefdom of Angels-Side One, the first of two albums to coincide with the forthcoming novel series of the same name..

  19. In August 2012, Max became the new lead vocalist in a reunited Audio Adrenaline..

  20. From 2012 until 2014, he was the lead singer of the band Audio Adrenaline. .

  21. He continued with the band until June 2014, when the band opted to take a different creative direction..

  22. In late 2014, Max released two singles, "Infinite" and "Light Me Up"..

  23. On March 10, 2015 the album Broken Temples was released..

  24. In 2015, Max released another studio album of covers of pop standards Starry Eyes Surprise..

  25. Max released Playing Games With the Shadow in 2016, Serve Somebody in 2017, and both AWOL and Romeo Drive in 2018. .

  26. In 2016, Kevin Max bought a farm an hour southwest of Nashville in Centerville, Tennessee, and called it "Blind Thief Farm and Studio"..

  27. In 2018, the Max family moved to the Westhaven community in Franklin, Tennessee..

  28. Max became vocal on social media about his politics and spiritual deconstruction in 2019 and 2020 during the pandemic..

  29. In 2020, Max released spoken word album Radio Teknika with electronic pioneers 3Kstatic and in the same summer released Revisiting This Planet a tribute to legendary rock artist Larry Norman..

  30. On the song "Shock Ra" from his 2020 album Radio Teknika, he proclaims himself a "gothic, hippie, inclusive, Jesus freak wanting peace", alongside other political commentary on the album..

  31. By 2021, he specifically identified as an "exvangelical", though he rejected claims that he was no longer a Christian and said that he followed "the Universal Christ"..

  32. |2021 | 2021 | "A Pearl To Hide" | non-album single |- | rowspan='3'| 2022 | "As The World Falls Down' | "Pure Imagination" | "Coventry Carol" |} .

  33. In 2022, Max released the album FANTASY with co-production by Old Bear Records, Chris Hoisington..

  34. A Kickstarter campaign was successful in supporting the new album Winter Woods to be released before December 25, 2022. .

  35. In a statement made on his Facebook page, Max announced that he would be creating an album with Father John Misty Bassist, Eli Thomson in the Spring of 2023..