The New York-born singer began her career as a songwriter, having first been discovered by Mary J. Blige at the tender age of 19. Her first claim to fame was penning the song Gonna Breakthrough
, which was used as the title track to Mary's 2005 album The Breakthrough
.Wynter would eventually find success of her own with 2011's Dirty Talk
, the first single off her debut album. The track topped the US Billboard Dance Charts and was certified 3X Platinum.