Ginuwine | Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth (2023), Relationship, Family, Education, Facts, Wiki & More.

Ginuwine Biography

About Ginuwine

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.

Educational Qualification

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 NameElgin Baylor Lumpkin
CountryUnited States of America
BirthplaceWashington D.C., USA
Date of Birth (Birthday)October 15, 1970
Age53 years old (2023)
Height6 feet 2 inches
Net worth (2023)$6 Million (Roughly Estimated)
Educational qualifications
Paralegal Associate's Degree
Prince George's Community College

Ginuwine Other Quick Information

Popularly Known as: Ginuwine

Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actor

Weight: N/A

Body measurements: N/A

Religion: Baptist

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

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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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Official Social Sites

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