Jose Decamps was born on the island of the Dominican Republic. He started dancing at age of 18 and found a partner at 19 while working at Fred Astaire Studios on the East Side of New York. Enjoying success as US Fred Astaire Rhythm Champion, he went on and won “Couple of the Year” in 97. He then changed dance styles and went to England to study with various world Latin champions. Shortly after he went back to New York and within the year became US international and Open to the World Rising Star Champion, UK Finalist and British Star Champion.
Jose was featured as a lead dancer in “Burn the floor” the US tour, the Dr. Pepper Latin series commercial and the Deballa Morgan “Dance with Me” video. He has also recorded a music video with Vanessa Williams titled “Close to you”. Mambo is one of his best dances, and he holds a collection of American and World titles.