Born in the beautiful city of Kingston, Jamaica on June 2 ,1977 Wingy Danejah, born Gifford Paul 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, Brigadier Jerry, Papa San, Stitchie, Claudell Clark and Jr. Tucker.
Wingy has since given his life to Christ. Wingy is frequently compared with dancehall artists Red Rat, Zebra and Baby Wayne, while spitting fire for Christ.
* 2021 Gospel Hip Hop Awards Best Male Gospel Reggae Artist.
* 2021 Gospel Hip Hop Awards Best Gospel Reggae Video.
* 2018 BHMA Multi Cultural Song of The Year.
* 2017 Marlin Awards Hip Hop Recording of The Year.
* 2012 Holy Hip Hop Honoree.
* Nominated 2011 GMA/Dove Awards for Song of the Year.
* 2008 Joe Higgs Music Awards Gospel Artist of The Year.
* 2007 Joe Higgs Music Awards Inspirational Artist of The Year.
* 2005 Caribbean Gospel Music Awards Hip Hop/Dj Album of The Year.
*Nominated for 2003 Reggae Gospel Artist of the Year for the Urban Music Awards.