American musician known best as a member of the band Pentatonix . He sang, performed as a beatboxer, and also played the cello, the saxophone, and several other instruments.
He performed at Carnegie Hall when he was just 17 years old and went on to attend Yale University .
The members of his Pentatonix vocal group became the 2011 season champions of The Sing-Off , an NBC reality talent competition.
He was raised in Owensboro, Kentucky with a brother named Kellon and a sister named Candace.
He and jazz musician Chick Corea both performed in 2012 at the Montreux Jazz Festival.