Pop star who immediately rose to massive fame after his 2014 debut album Genesis became an international hit. The album generated over 150 million plays, as well as over 100,000 downloads in the first hour. In 2015, his videos had generated the most views in Vimeo history.
He was an honors student and achieved academic excellence throughout his high school career.
He was gaining over 100,000 combined followers per day for a time on his social media networks. His 2014 music video for "Until The End" became the most viewed video in Vimeo history.
He was born in Peekskill, New York and has three sisters and a brother.
He and model Daphne Groeneveld were both born on December 24, 1994.