When R&B artist Ginuwine debuted on the scene back in 1996 with the smash — and somewhat dowdy — hit “Pony,” critics wrote the Washington, D.C., native off as a novelty act, a great dancer with limited songwriting ability and no artistic creativity. Now, 11 years and four platinum albums later, the “Same Ol’ G” has a new album to promote, a new tour to promote it with, and an established fanbase that continually helps the pop-locking former Michael Jackson imitator push sales well over the platinum mark.

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