Grammy nominated Artist who was handpicked by Beyonce to open her European and North American tours. He's popular for songs such as "Make Love To Me" and "I Want You," which was nominated for best R&B performance at the 2013 Grammy Awards. He's written songs for the likes of Chris Brown, Justin Bieber and Britney Spears.
He went on tour with Beyonce in 2013 and released his first official album a year later in September 2014.
He was nominated for best new Artist at at the Soul Train Awards in 2012.
He was born Luke James Boyd in New Orleans, Louisana.
He appeared in the film Black Nativity starring Forest Whitaker and Angela Bassett.