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Mario Winans

Mario Winans was born on August 27, 1974 in Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA. See full bio »
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Training Day
Training Day Soundtrack
Bad Boys II
Bad Boys II Soundtrack
Bringing Down the House
Malibu's Most Wanted


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 2015 Glastonbury 2015 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Day 2: Part 2 (2015) ... (writer: "All Day")
 2015 The Brit Awards 2015 (TV Special) (writer: "All Day")
  Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2004 (2012) ... (performer: "I Don't Wanna Know") / (writer: "I Don't Wanna Know")
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.39 (2010) ... (writer: "Can't Be Friends")
 2010 Pesnya goda 2009 (TV Special) (lyrics: "Forever" - as Winans) / (music: "Forever" - as Winans)
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 10 (2009) ... (performer: "I Need a Girl (Part Two)")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top Eight Perform (2008) ... (writer: "Damaged")
 2005 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.10 (2005) ... (writer: "I Don't Wanna Know")
 2003 Bad Boys II (producer: "Love Don't Love Me" - as Mario 'Yellowman' Winans) / (writer: "Love Don't Love Me")
 2003 Malibu's Most Wanted (performer: "Crush on You") / (writer: "Crush on You")
 2003 Bringing Down the House (performer: "Do Your Thing") / (producer: "Do Your Thing" - as Mario "Yellow Man" Winans) / (writer: "Do Your Thing")
 2002 I Spy (writer: "Rock The Party")
 2002 Barbershop (writer: "And We" (film mix) - as M. Winans)
 2001 Jennifer Lopez in Concert (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Walking on Sunshine")
 2001 Training Day (producer: "American Dream" - as Mario "Yellow Man" Winans) / (writer: "American Dream")
 2001 Boycott (TV Movie) (performer: "Jesus Children of America" - as Marvin L. Winans)
 1996 Eddie (producer: "SAY IT AGAIN") / (writer: "SAY IT AGAIN")
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Other Works:

Music video for Diddy: "Through the Pain (She Told Me): Dear Kim"

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Marvin Winans Jr.


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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His song "I Don't Wanna Know" is based on a sample of success "Ready Or Not" by The Fugees 1996, based on changes in the instrumental theme "Boadicea" by Enya 1987. Enya and their representatives are upset because Winans didn't seek approval for the sample as it was unaware that the sample of Fugees had already been used, so we reached a compromise with Enya in the credits for the song appears "... See more »


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