Known by his stage name Naughty Boy, he is a DJ and producer who released his debut album Hotel Cabana in 2013, featuring two top 10 singles titled "Wonder" and "La La La."
He was working out of a tiny shed in Watford before earning his own state-of-the-art studio in Ealing in only 4 short years. Before that, he worked at Dominos Pizza and Watford General Hospital.
He produced Emeli Sande's debut album Our Version of Events which was a #1 best selling album early in 2012.
He is from Watford and was born to Pakistani parents. His father is named Barkat.