He became known for his portrayal of Austin Moon on Disney's Austin & Ally and his role as Brady in the Disney Channel Movie, Teen Beach Movie.
He learned to play guitar while being homeschooled as a youngster, and later learned how to play piano, drums, bass, and the ukulele. he moved with his family to Los Angeles in 2007 so his brother Riker could pursue his dreams in the entertainment business.
He became a vocalist and rhythm guitarist with his brothers and his sister in R5, and they released the EP, "Ready Set Rock," in 2010.
His cousins are Derek and Julianne Hough, who gained fame together on Dancing With The Stars.