"Ascension (Don't Ever Wonder)" is a 1996 song by the American R&B/neo soul singer Maxwell. It is the second single released from his debut album, Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite. The track peaked in the top ten on Billboard's R&B songs, reached top forty on the Hot 100 and No. 28 on UK's Singles chart. It debuted on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks in August 1996 at number 11, eventually peaking number eight and spending 29 weeks on the chart. It spent eighteen weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at number 36 on September 28, 1996. The B side of the single is "Lock You Up N' Love Fa Days," which was previously unreleased and also written and produced by Musze.