Champion of the 7th season of NBC's hit series The Voice who signed with Dot Records and released the US Country chart-topping single "My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face."
He played several instruments as a kid and was the choir director for his church.
He was a working musician before The Voice, having released two independent albums, self-titled and I Ain't No Quitter.
Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, he moved to Nashville at the age of 25 in 2004 to pursue a country music career. On New Year's Eve 2015, he and his fiance Taylor Borland welcomed a baby girl named Dakota.
He was a part of Blake Shelton's team on The Voice.