Ginuwine

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Ginuwine Wiki Biography

  • Elgin Baylor Lumpkin was born in Washington, D.C., USA, on 15 October 1970. 
  • Under his stage name Ginuwine, he is a well-known singer-songwriter. 
  • Moreover, he is a talented dancer and singer, and all the skills revealed above have contributed to Ginuwine’s net worth overall. 
  • In 1994, he made his debut in the entertainment field and is successful to date. 
  • Authoritative sources estimate that as of mid-2016, the total size of Ginuwine’s net value is as much as $5 million, with music being the key source of his income. 
  • He was raised in Washington, D.C., and studied at Forestville High School, then graduated with a degree in paralegal studies from Prince George’s Community College, providing some background information about the actor. 
  • Ginuwine signed a contract with Epic Records in the middle of the 1990s and pursued a career as an R&B artist. 
  • To date, 29 singles, seven studio albums, 27 music videos, a compilation album, and a video album have been released. 
  • All those releases, including multi-platinum, platinum, and gold singles and songs, have contributed to the net worth of Ginuwine. 
  • The debut album entitled “Ginuwine… the Bachelor” (1996) peaked at 26th position on Billboard 200 in the USA with two platinum certifications from sales in the USA and gold in Canada with regard to the studio albums. 
  • This success, of course, significantly improved his net worth. 
  • The second studio album, “100 percent Ginuwine” (1999), featuring the hit singles “Same Ol ‘G” (1998), “So Anxious” (1999), and “What’s So Different” (1999), was Ginuwine’s best album to date, as the album managed to reach the fifth place on the Billboard 200 and second on the Billboard R&B charts. 
  • Moreover, in the USA, the album was twice certified platinum, and so his net worth rose again. 
  • The third album, “The Life” (2001), contains the song “Two Reasons I Cry,” dedicated to the parents of the performers who died in 2000. 
  • Additionally, Ginuwine has contributed to his net worth as an actor. 
  • He starred in the feature films’ ‘Juwant to Mann’ (2002) directed by Jesse Vaughan,” You Got Served ‘(2004) directed by Chris Stokes, and in the TV series” Moesha‘ (2000) produced by Ralph Farquhar, Sara V. Finney and Vida Spears. 
  • Ginuwine was married to the rapper Solé (Tonya M. Johnston) in his personal life from 2003 to 2014, and they have two daughters together. 
  • Ginuwine, however, has publicly confessed to having fathered eight children, up to date. 
  • A Man’s Thoughts African American Basketball Players Album American Music Arts ASAP Rocky B.B. King Back II da Basics Billboard (magazine) Billboard 200 Billboard Hot 100 Chris Stokes Elgin Elgin Baylor Epic Records Eric Clapton Ginuwine Ginuwine Grammy Award High School Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs In Those Jeans iTunes Jeff Mullen Jesse Vaughan Louis Johnson (bassist) LP. 

Ginuwine Quick Info

Full NameGinuwine
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 15, 1970
Place Of BirthWashington, D.C., United States
Height6 ft 1 in (1.87 m)
ProfessionSinger-songwriter, Actor, Dancer
EducationForestville High School, Prince George’s Community College, Pony, In Those Jeans, Differences
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseSolé (m. 2003)
ChildrenStory Asaundra Lumpkin, Kayah Lumpkin, Dream Sarae Lumpkin, Ginel Lumpkin, Elgin Lumpkin Jr.
ParentsJames II Lumpkin, Sandra Lumpkin, Pony, In Those Jeans, Differences
SiblingsLatisha Lumpkin, James III, Pony, In Those Jeans, Differences
NicknamesGenuine , Elgin Lumpkin, Elgin Baylor Lumpkin, Tornado, Mr. Elgin
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/ginuwineofficial
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/ginuwine
MySpacehttp://www.myspace.com/ginuwinemusic
IMDBwww.imdb.com/name/nm0320181
AwardsMuchMusic Video Award for Best Hip Hop Video, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album – Male, Pony, In Those Jeans, Differences
Music GroupsTGT
NominationsBET Award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, MTV Europe Music Award for Best R&B, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single – Male, MuchMusic Video Award for Director of the Year, MuchMusic Video Award for Video of the Year, MuchMusic Video …
MoviesChocolate City, The Ideal Husband, The Bachelor Party, Juwanna Mann, Chocolate City: Vegas

Ginuwine Important Facts

  • touring with a stage play by Don B. Welch productions in association with Will Smith. The play is called The Bachelorette party [April 2007]
  • Soon to be back in the studio recording his 6th album with Timbaland [April 2007]
  • Promoting his 5th album “Back 2 Da Basics” [March 2006]
  • In the very beginning of his career Ginuwine used to go by the name of Tornado.
  • Has a brother, James III, and a sister, Latisha.
  • Lost both parents (Sandra: cancer, James II: suicide) within a year.
  • Graduated from Prince George Community College, where he received a paralegal degree.
  • Children: Elgin Jr., Ginel, Kayah, Story and Dream.
  • He and his rapper girlfriend, Sole, welcomed a baby girl, Story, their first together. Each has a youngster from a previous relationship. [April 2001]
  • He was inspired by Michael Jackson to become an R&B star. He began his music career in the late 1980s with an amateur hip-hop group called Finesse Five and then sung for a local band called Physical Wonder. He was discovered by a member of Jodeci, and in 1996 he made his debut as Ginuwine, a name chosen because he considers himself down-to-earth. His first album for 550 Music, Ginuwine…the Bachelor, was produced by Timbaland. Ginuwine…the Bachelor reached double platinum status thanks to the No. 1 R & B single “Pony.” In 1999 he followed up with the melodramatic 100% Ginuwine, also produced by Timbaland, which includes a cover of the Michael Jackson ballad “She’s Out of My Life.”

Ginuwine Filmography

TitleYearStatusCharacterRole
Magic Mike XXL2015performer: “Pony”, “Pony Lil Silva Remix” / writer: “Pony”, “Pony Lil Silva Remix” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Glee2015TV Series writer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
Let’s Be Cops2014performer: “Pony” / writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Sex Tape2014performer: “Pony” / writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Parks and RecreationTV Series performer – 1 episode, 2014 writer – 1 episode, 2014Soundtrack
Magic Mike2012performer: “Pony” / writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
American Dad!TV Series performer – 1 episode, 2011 writer – 1 episode, 2011Soundtrack
So You Think You Can Dance Canada2009TV Series performer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video Game performer: “Pony” / writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Dark Rising: Bring Your Battle Axe2007Video performer: “Pressure”Soundtrack
Wild Hogs2007writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Love Don’t Cost a Thing2003performer: “How Far Will You Go” / writer: “How Far Will You Go” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Honey2003performer: “Hot”Soundtrack
Deliver Us from Eva2003performer: “Excuses” / writer: “Excuses”Soundtrack
Barbershop2002performer: “Stingy”Soundtrack
Juwanna Mann2002performer: “Star Spangled Banner”Soundtrack
Down to Earth2001performer: “Can You Tell It’s Me”Soundtrack
The Best Man1999performer: “The Best Man I Can Be”Soundtrack
Top of the PopsTV Series performer – 1 episode, 1998 writer – 1 episode, 1998Soundtrack
Men in Black1997performer: “I’m Feeling’ You” / writer: “I’m Feeling’ You” – as Elgin “Ginuwine” LumpkinSoundtrack
Daria1997TV Series performer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
Booty Call1997performer: “Pony” / producer: “Pony” / writer: “Pony” – as Elgin LumpkinSoundtrack
Paid in Full2016BradActor
Chocolate City2015PharaohActor
Parks and Recreation2014-2015TV SeriesGinuwineActor
Town Bizzness Pt 22014VideoActor
The Bachelor Party2011VideoTreyActor
The Ideal Husband2011TV MovieReggieActor
Ginuwine: The New Beginning2009ShortActor
Baby Dil Deewana2008ShortActor
Da Jammies2006Video shortG (voice)Actor
Half & Half2004TV SeriesR.J. JacksonActor
Platinum2003TV SeriesHoody RobActor
Juwanna Mann2002RomeoActor
Moesha2000TV SeriesKhalibActor
Martial Law1998TV SeriesZeke DavisActor
B-Style2017pre-productionGerald ‘Gemini’ McKayActor
Chocolate City: Vegas2016post-productionPharaohActor
Steve Harvey2016TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
The G Xperience2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
BET Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself – Musical Guest / Himself – Muscial GuestSelf
2012 Soul Train Awards2012TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Life After2011TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Way Black When: Primetime2011TV SeriesHimself – PerformerSelf
The BET Honors 20112011TV MovieHimselfSelf
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Chaka Khan2011TV MovieHimselfSelf
The Mo’Nique Show2009-2011TV SeriesHimselfSelf
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Hot 50 of 2010 Countdown2010TV Mini-SeriesHimselfSelf
2009 Soul Train Awards2009TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The Brian McKnight Show2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself – Musical GuestSelf
The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
2007 Much Music Video Music Awards2007TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2005-2006TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Diamond Life2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
2005 American Music Awards2005TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
The 3rd Annual Vibe Awards2005TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Soul Train1996-2005TV Series documentaryHimselfSelf
Made You Look: Top 25 Moments of BET History2005TV Special documentaryHimselfSelf
106 & Park Top 10 Live2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
40 Most Awesomely Bad Dirrty Songs… Ever2004TV Special documentaryHimself (Song “Pony”) / Archive FootageSelf
Nas: Video Anthology Vol. 12004VideoHimself (segment “You Owe Me”)Self
E! True Hollywood Story2004TV Series documentaryHimselfSelf
The 31st Annual American Music Awards2003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Honey2003HimselfSelf
Doggy Fizzle Televizzle2003TV SeriesHimselfSelf
3rd Annual BET Awards2003TV Special documentaryHimselfSelf
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1999-2003TV SeriesThemselves – Musical Guest / HimselfSelf
The 17th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
MTV Select2003TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Oh Drama!2002TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The 29th Annual American Music Awards2002TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
2001 Lady of Soul Awards2001TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
MTV Video Music Awards 20012001TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
Missy ‘Misdemeanor’ Elliott: Hits of Miss E… The Videos, Volume 12001Video documentary shortHimself (segment “Hit ‘Em Wit Da Hee”)Self
14th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2000TV SpecialHimself – PerformerSelf
The 27th Annual American Music Awards2000TV SpecialHimself – PresenterSelf
2000 Essence Awards2000TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Top of the Pops1998TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Now That’s What I Call Music!: The Best Videos of 2003!2003VideoHimself (segment “In Those Jeans”)Archive Footage

Ginuwine Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieCategory
2014GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B AlbumWon
2014GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B AlbumNominated