He starred in a London production of Oliver! at the age of ten. He first auditioned to play with Busted, but did not make the cut.
He provided lead vocals for seven #1 singles with McFly from 2004 to 2007.
He married longtime partner Giovanna Falcone on May 12, 2012 and he has a younger sister named Carrie. In 2014, he and Giovanna had a son named Buzz. They welcomed their second son, Buddy, in February of 2016.
He is a longtime friend and bandmate to drummer Harry Judd.