In 1989, he graduated from Forestville High School (now known as Forestville Military Academy) in Forestville, Maryland and later graduated from Prince George's Community College in Largo, Maryland with a paralegal associate's degree.
Ginuwine began his career as a member of Swing Mob, a Rochester, New York-based record label and music compound founded by Donald "De Vante Swing" De Grate, a member of popular 90's R&B group Jodeci.
Ginuwine's seventh studio album Elgin was released on Valentine's Day in 2011.
In 2014, Ginuwine was working on his eighth studio album, tentatively titled "Same Ol' G..Bachelor", and confirmed that Timbaland and Missy Elliott would be producing the project.
The first single of the album "Sex Never Felt Better" was released on i Tunes on February 14, 2013 for Valentine's Day.
Ginuwine was originally cast in the 2004 film You Got Served.
The album debuted at number 12 on the Billboard 200, selling close to 100,000 copies.
Ginuwine stated on BET's Top 100 countdown that the album went Gold with sales of 500,000 copies.
Ginuwine struggled with grief and depression; he also thought of committing suicide.
He received counseling from his pastor, which turned him to a more positive path. Solé has daughters De'jan (born March 9, 1992) and Cypress (born January 9, 1995) from a previous relationship.
Ginuwine announced on his Myspace blog on August 21, 2008 that he signed a major label deal with Notifi Records/Warner Brothers.
Ginuwine introduced producer MELROG and rapper Young Knight a.k.a. Currently Knightron is working on his own album under Ginuwine's label BAG ENT.
He also was cast as R&B singer "Romeo" in the film Juwanna Mann.