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Ini Kamoze

1957 - Today

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Ini Kamoze (, born Cecil Campbell on 9 October 1957) is a Jamaican reggae artist who began his career in the early 1980s and rose to prominence in 1994 with the signature song "Here Comes the Hotstepper". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ini Kamoze has received more than 413,656 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Ini Kamoze is the 1,954th most popular singer (down from 1,668th in 2019), the 58th most popular biography from Jamaica (down from 50th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Jamaican Singer.

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  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.70

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.78

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, Ini Kamoze ranks 1,954 out of 3,541Before him are Liu Huan, Mohombi, Guy Clark, Lee Tae-yong, Vera Brezhneva, and Glen Hansard. After him are Yanka Dyagileva, Amy Grant, Aura Dione, Ozuna, French Montana, and Satoshi Ohno.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1957, Ini Kamoze ranks 449Before him are Anna Fotyga, Scott Adams, Ralph Brown, Gérald Lacroix, Guntars Krasts, and Hipólito Rincón. After him are Antonio Napolioni, Dawn French, Scott Hahn, Eddie Deezen, Sidi Mohamed Ould Boubacar, and Callie Khouri.

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In Jamaica

Among people born in Jamaica, Ini Kamoze ranks 58 out of 147Before him are Kenneth O. Hall (1941), Alexander Bustamante (1884), Yohan Blake (1989), Dennis Brown (1957), John Holt (1947), and P. J. Patterson (1935). After him are Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (1986), Herb McKenley (1922), Bruce Golding (1947), Lennox Miller (1946), Roger Cross (1969), and Diana King (1970).

Among SINGERS In Jamaica

Among singers born in Jamaica, Ini Kamoze ranks 13Before him are Shaggy (1968), Carl Douglas (1942), Alton Ellis (1938), Millie Small (1947), Gregory Isaacs (1951), and Dennis Brown (1957). After him are Ky-Mani Marley (1976), Capleton (1967), Sizzla (1976), Barrington Levy (1964), Heavy D (1967), and Shabba Ranks (1966).

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