Born and raised in Leicester, he soon discovered a talent for the production of electronic dance music (particularly dubstep) and released his first EP, Blue, on 14 February 2011 whilst studying at Leeds University. He is co-owner of Inspected and, so far, has produced four EPs (Blue, Graduation, Fire Inside, and Mercury) and a charity single for Movember (Beyond The Shadows) with the label.

He has featured heavily on BBC Radio 1’s night time shows especially the likes of Zane Lowe, Nick Grimshaw and Annie Mac. He appeared in Radio 1’s Festive Festival 2011 and also produced a minimix for BBC Radio 1Xtra’s MistaJam. As of today, Slinger has a full-length album in the works, expected to release in 2014.