Born and raised in the Los Angeles area, Ellington is no stranger to the music scene. He was the official drummer of the acclaimed pop-rock group, R5. He then went on to write, record, and tour with alternative band, The Driver Era. As a part of R5, he released 2 full-length studio albums and 5 EPs, earning him a Gold Album and several Billboard 200 singles.
With over 1 million loyal combined social media followers, Ellington started gaining traction as a solo artist/producer after releasing remixes for The Driver Era and Glass Animals. For his debut project, he pulls influences from Alternative, Hip Hop, Motown and Jazz to create a new, fresh sound.