He signed a record deal with Warner Bros. Records in July of 2011.
His uncle is Andy Hilfiger, musician and businessman behind a rock 'n' roll inspired fashion line in which Steven Tyler became the face.
He was raised in Greenwich, Connecticut as the son of Susie Hilfiger and designer Tommy Hilfiger. He grew up with three siblings: Ally, Sebastian, Kathleen, and Elizabeth. He was previously engaged to DJ Krystal Martos.
He began dating pop singer Rita Ora in 2014.