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WAYNE WONDER

Von Wayne Charles (born 26 July 1972), known professionally as Wayne Wonder, is a Jamaican reggae fusion (specifically reggae/R&B) artist. He began songwriting at the age of 13, getting a major career break when he was given a regular weekly slot at Metro Media in Allman Town.His career really took off internationally when he signed to Atlantic Records, achieving worldwide success with the song “No Letting Go” in 2003. The song is based on the Diwali riddim, which was also used by several other artists that year, such as Sean Paul, Lumidee and Missy Elliott. The single reached No. 11 in the US and No. 3 in the UK.“No Letting Go” and the album No Holding Back were a major success on urban radio stations in the US.