Celebrated Name: Ginuwine
Real Name/Full Name: Elgin Baylor Lumpkin
Gender: Male
Age: 53 years old
Birth Date: 15 October 1970
Birth Place: Washington D.C., USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.85 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tonya M. Johnston (m. 2008; div. 2015)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Ramonda, Tiffany, Elgin, Ginel, Tahjair, Story, Dream, Dejan, and Cypress)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Ginuwine Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, Actor, Producer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Ginuwine is an American singer, dancer, and actor. As a member of Swing Mob in the early 1990s, Ginuwine began his career. During the early 2000s, Ginuwine has released a number of multi-platinum and platinum-selling albums. With his first four albums, he had significant commercial success. The albums are Ginuwine…The Bachelor (2x Platinum), 100% Ginuwine (2× Platinum), The Life (Platinum), and The Senior (Gold). According to Billboard, Ginuwine has sold nearly 7 million albums in the US.

Maybe you know about Ginuwine very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Ginuwine’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Ginuwine was born on 15 October 1970 in Washington, D.C. He is named after NBA legend Elgin Baylor, who is also lived in Washington, D.C.  He completed his schooling from Forestville High School in Forestville, Maryland, in 1989. He later graduated from Prince George’s Community College in Largo, Maryland, with a paralegal associate’s degree.

Personal Life

Ginuwine lost both his parents in a very early of his life. His father took his own life, and his mother died of cancer. Ginuwine struggled with grief and depression after that hectic phase of his life. He also thought of taking his own life. He then advised getting counseling from his pastor, which turned him to a more positive path. After his parent’s death, he recorded the song “Two Reasons I Cry” on his 2001 album The Life in 2001.

He married Tonya M. Johnston on 8 September 2008 in the Cayman Islands. She was a rapper and is better known by her stage name, Solé. Ginuwine met Solé in June 1999. They lived in Maryland. They have two daughters together. The story was born on March 29, 2001, and Dream Sarae Lumpkin was born on November 1, 2002.

He again has a son Elgin, Jr, who was born on January 30, 1991, from a previous relationship. He got three children by three different women. Ginuwine announced he has nine children. They were named as Ramonda, Tiffany, Elgin, Ginel, Tahjair, Story and Dream, plus two step-children, Dejan and Cypress in February 2009.

He got separated from his wife and claimed divorce on July 22, 2015.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 15 October 1970, Ginuwine is 53 years old as of today’s date 23rd April 2024. His height is 1.85 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.


On 21 August 2008, Ginuwine announced on his Myspace Blog and that due to label and legal issues, they will not be able to release an official TGT album. Ginuwine is the founder and CEO of LoveSong. After completing his contract with 550 Music/Epic. Ginuwine announced on his Myspace blog on August 21, 2008, that he signed a major label deal with Warner Brothers.

Ginuwine was introduced as a producer and rapper Young Knight a.k.a. Knighton. On the Back 2 Da Basics album, he was introduced as a producer. On Valentine’s Day in 2011, Ginuwine’s seventh studio album, ‘Elgin,’ was released.

Ginuwine is currently working on his eighth studio album Same Ol’ G the Bachelor and confirmed that Timbaland and Missy Elliott executive produced the project.

Awards & Achievements

Ginuwine had an impeccable record in his singing career. He has also reached the supreme and become famous in acting and dancing as well. Here are some achievements that he secured in his entire life:

  • Grammy Awards
    •  Best R&B Album: “Three Kings” (Nominated) in 2014.
  • BET Awards
    • Best Male R&B Artist (Nominated) in 2003.
  • American Music Awards
    • 2003: Favorite Male R&B Artist, (Nominated)
    • 2002: Favorite Male R&B Artist, (Nominated)
    • 2000: Favorite Male R&B Artist, (Nominated)
  • Soul Train Music Awards
    • 2000: Best R&B/Soul Male Single (“So Anxious”), (Nominated)
    • 2000: Best R&B/Soul Male Album (100% Ginuwine), Winner!

Net Worth & Salary of Ginuwine in 2024

Ginuwine Net Worth
Ginuwine Net Worth

Ginuwine is one of the great musicians, actors, and producers that the world has ever got. As of April 2024, Ginuwine’s net worth is $6 million with an impeccable career record. Fans are expecting much of him in the near future, and are sure that he will produce record-breaking and award-winning albums soon.

Elgin Baylor Lumpkin is an American singer, actor, and producer. During his early life, he lost his both Father and Mother. He is named as “Ginuwine.”  After a lot of struggling and sacrificing, he marked his name in front of the world is a great way. The world is fortunate enough to get him as a singer and actor. He had got many awards in his entire career and broke various records throughout his lifetime.


  1. Hi Elgin
    I’ve been your fan from way back, I saw you in concert at what was Compaq center in Houston Texas. Where backstage I took pic with you and met you for a min. Man I wish I could see you again, I’m a grandma now, but still hearing n loving your music. You were on same stage with Missy n Timberland, best concert ever. Your photo still hangs in my home studio on the wall. I wish I had more recent one to add, I’d love that. Wishing you many blessings, I’ll be fan till day I die. !! You still same ole G. Love Mary Barnes a try fan!!♥️♥️


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