Ginuwine (* October 15, 1970 in Washington, DC; Elgin Baylor Lumpkin actually ) is an American Contemporary R & B singer. The standing at Epic Records, Ginuwine was mainly in the U.S. in the late 1990s, one of the most successful R & B artist.

After graduating from college in 1996 Ginuwine was discovered by R & B group Jodeci. In the same year he released his debut album, Ginuwine ... The Bachelor, which was produced by Timbaland. On this CD includes the singles pony and his cover version of the classic Prince When Doves Cry, which advanced in the German charts of his most successful titles. In 1999, he released his second album, 100 % Ginuwine, also Timbaland produced. On the 2001 album The Life located with Differences, a No. 4 in the U.S. Billboard charts, his biggest hit single. 2003 and 2005 was followed by the albums The Senior or Back II Da Basics. After a long pause he reported back in 2009 with the album A Man's Thoughts.