Pop singer-songwriter who released the classic 1972 hit "I Can See Clearly Now."
He wrote and performed the theme song to The Mighty Hercules cartoon in the 1960s.
After "I Can See Clearly Now," he recorded several reggae hits in Jamaica, where he met and signed The Wailers to his label.
He was born in Houston, Texas.
He starred and co-composed with Bob Marley music for the Swedish romance drama, Vill så gärna tro.