Marvin Winans
Marvin Winans

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Name: Marvin Winans
Occupation: Gospel Singer
Gender: Male
Birth Day: March 5, 1958
Age: 62
Birth Place: Detroit, United States
Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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Marvin Winans

Marvin Winans was born on March 5, 1958 in Detroit, United States (62 years old). Marvin Winans is a Gospel Singer, zodiac sign: Pisces. Find out Marvin Winansnet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.


He was nominated for a Grammy for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album for his 2007 album "Alone But Not Alone".

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

$5 Million

Salary 2020

Not known

Before Fame

He and three of his brothers sang in the family band The Testimonial Singers during the 70's.

Biography Timeline


Winans sang in the 1970s with his brothers Ronald, Carvin (his twin) and Michael (the group also included others) as The Testimonial Singers. Their first performance was at a high school talent show. In 1975 the group's name was changed to The Winans. Their musical careers spanned both the 1980s and 1990s. The Winans, who were discovered by Andrae Crouch, released their first album under the new group's name, entitled Introducing The Winans, in 1981. The Winans were greatly influenced by the Queen of Gospel Albertina Walker and her group The Caravans. An organist and pianist, Marvin also wrote songs, and produced for The Winans records, for solo projects from family members, and on other gospel releases. For his vocals on the 1985 song "Bring Back the Days of Yea and Nay", Winans was awarded a Grammy for Best Male Soul Gospel Performance. He and several of his siblings and family members sang The Winans' hit "Tomorrow" at Whitney Houston's funeral.


Winans was born in Detroit, Michigan, the fourth of 10 children of Delores (née Ransom) and David Glenn Winans Sr., who recorded together as "Mom and Pop Winans". His siblings David II, Carvin (his fraternal twin), Benjamin (BeBe), Daniel, Michael, Ronald, Priscilla (CeCe), Deborah (Debbie), Angelique (Angie) are also musically gifted and have careers in the music industry singing, writing and producing. Marvin met and married Viviane Bowman, to whom he was married for 16 years until their divorce in 1995. His sons, Marvin Jr. (Coconut), Josiah Winans, and stepson Mario (Skeeter) are also in the music business. Mario is a producer and R&B singer. Marvin Jr., once a member of Winans Phase 2, is now a solo artist and is also a producer, and Josiah Winans is also a producer featured on Marvin Jr.'s first solo project.


Winans is a pastor, and has a school, the Marvin L. Winans Academy of Performing Arts, referred to by staff and students as "WAPA", which he founded in 1997. He founded The Perfecting Church in Detroit, Michigan in 1989, and released an album featuring the church's choir in 1992 entitled Introducing Perfected Praise. A second album, Friends, appeared in 2001. His 2007 release, Alone but Not Alone, was nominated for a Grammy award for Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album. On Saturday, February 18, 2012, at noon (EST), Winans preached the eulogy at Whitney Houston's funeral, at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, New Jersey. His fourth album entitled Marvin L. Winans presents The Praise + Worship Experience was released in 2012 recorded at his church-Perfecting Church through MLW Productions


In 2007, Winans released his first solo recording, Alone, But Not Alone.


On June 26, 2012 Winans released "Marvin L Winans Presents The Praise and Worship Experience" on his own label, MLW Productions Inc. The album features: Doen Moen, Marvin Sapp, Donnie McClurkin, Mary Mary, Mom Winans, Roderick Dixon, Bishop Paul Morton amongst others and was recorded at Winans' church in Detroit, Mi.

Family Life

Marvin is the fourth of ten children born to his parents.

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Marvin Winans is 64 years, 2 months and 21 days old. Marvin Winans will celebrate 65th birthday on a Sunday 5th of March 2023. Below we countdown to Marvin Winans upcoming birthday.


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