One fifth of the New Zealand boy band Titanium, he rose to fame after being selected by The Edge radio to be a member of New Zealand's second boy band. The band released their debut single "Come On Home" in September of 2012 and went on to win the title of Best Breakthrough Artist at the Nowie Awards.
Before his audition with The Edge, he was a full-time student and worked part-time as a barista.
He and the rest of the members of Titanium made an appearance in a 2012 episode of New Zealand's 20/20.
Though born in Bristol, England, he later moved to Palmerston North, New Zealand. His grandfather, Tony Hatch, was the composer behind the Neighbours theme song.