Reggae singer whose 1994 hit, "Here Comes the Hotstepper," topped music charts in the U.S., Denmark, New Zealand, and the U.K.
He released his first music single, "World Affairs," when he was in his mid-twenties.
He released Lyrical Gangsta, his first album for Elektra Records, in 1995.
He was born Cecil Campbell in Saint Mary, Jamaica.
Kamoze's signature song, "Here Comes the Hotstepper," was based on a 1966 R&B hit performed by Wilson Pickett.