He first began playing the electric guitar when he was 12 years old.
He became a member of the band Asking Alexandria, playing lead guitar.
He was born in London, England. He was married to Samantha Cassaro from 2013 to 2016. He then began dating Ciara Bertjens, whom he married in 2017. He and Ciara have children named Fae, Fynn, Theodore, and Rosie.
He is a contemporary of fellow English singer Jake Bugg.