Here Comes The Hotstepper – Ini Kamoze

Ini Kamoze occupied the UK top 10 for nine weeks in 1995 with this track.

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Twenty years ago this week, Here comes the hotstepper by Ini Kamoze entered the UK singles chart at number 10. The song stayed in the top 10 for another eight weeks, four of them at its peak position of number 4, and then dropped into the lower top 40 for the final four weeks of its chart life.

Here comes the hotstepper was released on the Columbia record label and was the only top 10 hit for Ini Kamoze in the UK. The single was certified gold in the UK and was a US number 1.

More music from Ini Kamoze


UK singles chart for the week ending 7 January 1995

  1. Stay another dayEast 17

  2. Love me for a reasonBoyzone

  3. Cotton eye JoeRednex

  4. Think twiceCeline Dion

  5. Them girls them girlsZig and Zag

  6. WhateverOasis

  7. Another dayWhigfield

  8. All I want for Christmas is youMariah Carey

  9. Crocodile shoesJimmy Nail

  10. Here comes the hotstepperIni Kamoze

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