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Elgin Baylor Lumpkin most popularly known by his stage name Ginuwine is an American Actor, singer, rapper, and dancer. He was born on October 15, 1970, in Washington, D.C., United States. As of 2023, Ginuwine is 53 years old with a height of 6 feet 2 inches.
He is also known as “Tornado”. In the 2000s, Ginuwine became the best-selling R&B artist after signing with Epic Records. His first four albums are named Ginuwine…The Bachelor, 100% Ginuwine, The Life, and The Senior made him very successful.
Ginuwine attended and graduated from Forestville High School in 1989 which is currently known by the name “Forestville Military Academy, located in Forestville, Maryland.
Later, he enrolled in Prince George’s Community College in Largo, Maryland with a Paralegals Associate’s degree. His educational qualifications rate him on the list of the most educated personalities in his field.
Ginuwine Family, Parents, & siblings
Ginuwine was born in Washington, D.C., His father’s name was James II Lumpkin and his mother’s name was Sandra Lumpkin. Within a year of time from 2001-2002 both his father and mother died.
His father killed himself and later his mother died of cancer. These incidents devastated him and he even had a feeling of suicide at that time.
He has two younger siblings. His brother’s name is James III Lumpkin while his sister’s Name is Latisha Lumpkin.
He has 9 children of which his own children are 7 in number and 2 are stepchildren. The mother of two children is only revealed while the names of other children’s mothers are kept secret.
Relationships, Girlfriend, Wife, & Children
Ginuwine has a quite interesting love life. He dated model Mz Jones in the past. Later, he also dated singer Aaliyah Dana Haughton and actress Claudia Jordan.
On September 8, 2003, Ginuwine and Rapper Tonya M. Johnston aka Solé got married after 4 years of dating. Unfortunately, in November 2014, Ginuwine revealed they parted ways and got divorced.
Their divorce was finalized on July 22, 2015. In 2018, it was revealed that Ginuwine started dating British reality contestant Ashley James. he has two sons named Ginel Lumpkin and Elgin Lumpkin Jr.
he has three sons named Kayah Lumpkin, Story Asaundra Lumpkin, and Dream Sarae Lumpkin.
Net Worth (2023)
Ginuwine had Significant Commercial success with his first four albums titled Ginuwine… The Bachelor, 100% Ginuwine, The Life, and The senior were 2 times Platinum, 2 times Platinum, Platinum, and Gold respectively.
His incomes and earnings are mainly from his record-breaking albums, movies, TV shows, and endorsements. As of 2023, Ginuwine‘s net worth is estimated to be $6 Million.
Biography & Wiki Quick Summary
|Full Real Name||Elgin Baylor Lumpkin|
|Country||United States of America|
|Birthplace||Washington D.C., USA|
|Date of Birth (Birthday)||October 15, 1970|
|Age||53 years old (2023)|
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
|Net worth (2023)||$6 Million (Roughly Estimated)|
|Educational qualifications||Paralegal Associate's Degree|
|School/college/University||Prince George's Community College|
Ginuwine Other Quick Information
Popularly Known as: Ginuwine
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actor
Body measurements: N/A
Father Name: James II Lumpkin
Mother Name: Sandra Lumpkin
Brother Name: James III Lumpkin
Sister Name: Latisha Lumpkin
Marital status: Divorced
Relationship status: Engaged
Girlfriend Name: Ashley James
Wife Name: Tonya M. Johnston
Children/Kids: 7, plus 2 step-children
Son Name: Ginel Lumpkin and Elgin Lumpkin Jr.
Daughters Name: Story Asaundra Lumpkin, Dream Sarae Lumpkin, & Kayah Lumpkin
Facebook Account: YES
Instagram Account: YES
Twitter Account: YES
Some facts about Ginuwine
He released his first album, Ginuwine…The Bachelor in 1996.
In 1996, he debuted in the TV show Soul Train.
he made his debut in the theatrical film by rom-com movie Titled “Juwanna Mann”
His zodiac sign is Libra
His favorite singer was Michael Jackson.
In 2008, His first single Titled Pony was used in the video game Grand Theft Auto IV.
Movies & Tv-series
- Juwanna Mann ( 2002)
- Honey ( 2003)
- Parks and Recreation (2014)
- Chocolate City ( 2014)
- Chocolate City: Vegas Strip (2017)
- Your Husband Is Cheating on Us(2018)
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