Born in the beautiful city of Kingston, Jamaica on June 2, 1977, Wingy weighed 4.2 pounds (hence his stage name, Wingy). During his formative years he attended the Alpha Boys School and St. Joseph College in Kingston, where his liking for music began. The late Bob Marley was an inspiration to Wingy.
His musical career was launched in 1994 as an entertainer performing alongside the likes of Beenie Man, Spragga Benz, Lady Saw, Red Rat, Tonto Metro & Silver Cat, Little Kirk, Tok, Sis Nancy, Briggadeer Jerry, Papa San, Stitchie, Claudell Clark and Jr. Tucker. Wingy has since given his life to Christ. In November, 2003 Wingy made the front page of the local newspaper for being the highlight of a show with his energetic and huge new gospel style. Wingy is frequently compared with dancehall artists Red Rat, Zebra and Baby Wayne, while spitting fire for Christ.
* 2017 Marlin Awards Hip Hop Recording of the year .
* 2012 Holy Hip Hop Honoree
* Nominated 2011 GMA/Dove Awards for Song of the Year for “I for jesus”
* Nominated 2011 Hip Hop artist of the year CGMA
* WINNER OF THE 2008 JHMA GOSPEL ARTIST OF THE YEAR
*JHMA INSPIRATIONAL ARTIST of the year awards 2007
*Winner of the 5th Cgma caribbean gospel award for hiphop/dj album of the year 2005.
*Nominated for 2003 Reggae Gospel Artist of the Year for the Urban Music Awards