Canadian singer-songwriter who shot to stardom following winning the next season from the singing competition Canadian Idol. His debut solitary, “Awake Inside a Desire,” was an enormous success, heading eight-times Platinum. He was raised playing in his family’s music group, SWASS. He’s a classically-trained multi-instrumentalist who’s particularly talented in the violin and viola. A lot of his tunes feature violin solos. His sister is usually celebrity and musician MacKenzie Porter. He and Jacob Hoggard both competed on the next time of year of Canadian Idol.