After rising to fame as a finalist on the fifth season of The X Factor Australia, he released his debut single, "Runaway Love," on iTunes.
He began pursuing music as a means of overcoming bullying that he endured during his adolescence. In 2010, he began performing in public and posting music videos to YouTube.
He has acquired over 190,000 Instagram followers.
He was raised in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, by his mother, Rania.
He finished sixth on The X Factor, right behind fellow finalist Jiordan Tolli.