Singer who became the youngest member of the R&B group Day26 after winning the fourth season of the hit reality show Making the Band. He left the band in 2009 and has since released well-received mixtapes like The Q Files and Guitar-Her.
He was born in Rochester, New York and acted in school productions of plays like Ragtime and The Wiz. He later studied audio engineering at Five Towns College.
He has dated former Danity Kane singer Dawn Richard. His father passed away when he was four years old.
He signed with Bad Boy Records, run by hip-hop mogul Sean Combs, after winning Making the Band 4.