Win Thompkins P.K.A. Uncle Win was born and raised in Southern Florida in a happy Christian home filled with laughter, music & songs. He is the third oldest of ten children. Like most in the industry and especially coming from a home such as his, it was only natural that “Win” and his siblings sang...
Win Thompkins P.K.A. Uncle Win was born and raised in Southern Florida in a happy Christian home filled with laughter, music & songs. He is the third oldest of ten children. Like most in the industry and especially coming from a home such as his, it was only natural that “Win” and his siblings sang in the church choir. As the young men grew into talented teenagers, he and his brothers travelled and sang gospel music locally and nationally.
Win Thompkins was labeled “The Ambassador of Foot Stompin Gospel because of his Soulful, but yet original tenor voice that is golden to the ear. Just as sirens summons Sailors to the rocks! The “Ambassador” summons and embraces you with sweetness. It leaves you relaxed, uplifted and definitely moves you for more.
Win at the tender age of 14 met Country singing Star Zeke Clements and signed his first recording deal with Cross & Crown Records. Two years later he and his brothers recorded their first album titled “Keep On Pushing” on the Holt Sullivan, Nashville label. After that he released several albums/CDS that he wrote and produced for other artist.
In 2004 he reached back into his roots and released a 26 song CD entitled “Foot Stompin (vol. 1). Often referred to as a “Masterpiece” which gospel critics quote;
”It has legs and will be around for a very long time, guaranteed to make you clap, stomp and dance” (vol. 1) led the way for the release of several other popular CDs and DVDs including “Live and up Close”, “Foot Stompin (vol. 2)”, “ Project Joshua” & “With People In Mind.”
In 2009 Win released another chart breaking CD entitled “The Leaning Tree” under the name of Win Thompkins & The Stompers on NLR Records and re-released it on MCG Records/Humility Music Group. This CD surpassed all other CD/Albums that Win had released, earning him another title as the “Leaning Tree Man” which led to a substantial following within the Gospel community and enabled him to sing to thousands that led to his 2013 CD release titled
“I May Be Hoppin” CD which left his audience hoppin and not stopping, which earn him a Stellar award nominee in 2013. His latest endeavor takes him to a broader audience to the R&B/ Soul- Love & Romance community, taking on his p.k.a Uncle Win the Master Serenata with the songs & sounds that take you back to when Love songs and music had warm feelings of true love…..That’s the call of Uncle Win. On his latest CD titled “The Master Serenata” a project that’s jam packed with Love & Romance songs and spoken word that will take you on a passionate journey where all the right ingredients are put in to manifest the purest form of authentic love, preparing you for his coming full length CD “The Luv Factory.”
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