He was an active dancer and athlete growing up and was also a member of Kidz Bop, while appearing in TV commercials and a few movies.
He and IM5 gained attention for the 2012 hit single "Everything About You."
He grew up an only child near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His parents helped him to move out to Los Angeles so that he could pursue a career in music.
He became bandmates with Cole Pendery in IM5 in 2012.