Trumpet player and jazz singer who is most widely known for his numerous collaborations with Lady Gaga. He has performed with the singer at high-profile events like the MTV Video Music Awards and contributed to tracks like "Just Another Day".
He spent the majority of his childhood in Cleveland, Ohio. He graduated from Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin High School and later moved to New York City.
His solo music was featured in the romantic comedy film Friends With Kids (2011).
He married burlesque dancer and former Miss Exotic World Angie Pontani in 2013.