He originally auditioned for The X Factor as a solo artist but was eliminated, singing the track "Toxic" originally by Britney Spears.
He released his first single with Union J called "Carry You" in 2013.
He has five brothers, and two step sisters. His younger sister Harriet was tragically killed in a car accident in 2017.
He performed Carly Rae Jepsen's single "Call Me Maybe" to get onto The X Factor.