Having been raised in Antigua and Croydon, he decided to become a farmer in Kent, raising turkeys and pigs and chickens.
Last year he told The Telegraph that he loved to get away from the "beeps" and stand in a silent field surrounded by nature. Other fun facts: he almost made it as a professional rugby player, and studied theology at King's College, London before dropping out to pursue his music career.
JB Gill and his wife Chloe have brought impressive chemistry to Dance Dance Dance, the new entertainment show which sees celebrities pair up with a partner of their choice to perform dances from music videos and movies.
Find out everything you need to know about the ITV series – and get to know this celebrity couple, below: JB – that is Jonathan Benjamin – rose to fame as part of boy band JLS, who came second on The X Factor in 2008.
The couple got married in a traditional ceremony on the Isle of Bute – and gave an exclusive interview about their big day to accompany the stunning pictures.
Speaking about why they chose a church ceremony, JB told the magazine: "Chloe and I are both traditional in our views and our values. Then, when I saw her coming down the aisle with her dad, I felt calmer.
There's no pressure there as she's still got a lot of stuff to do, as well as I have."We don't put our careers first in anyway but we're realistic about the time that we do have." Johnny Robinson - He came 8th in the 8th series, 2011. Johnny has revealed his drag queen alter ego Sarah Lee.
Bandmate Marvin Humes has a 16-month-old daughter, Alaia, with Rochelle from The Saturdays, and Oritsé Williams' girlfriend Aj Azari gave birth to a baby boy a few weeks ago. And the singer announced it in the only way possible if you're a celeb with a baby announcement - via Instagram. Just five months after they announced their engagement, JLS singer JB Gill married his girlfriend of six years, Chloe Tagney in a private ceremony over the weekend.
However he is back to re-launch his solo career with a brand new single.
The 28-year-old is busy promoting new single One Night In Paris, which he describes as "pop with a soulful R'n'B side."The single follows Aston's last solo offerings – 2016's I Aint Missing You and Get Stupid (2015).
Together they went on to global success (with hit singles and two Brit awards), but announced their split in 2013.
The 30-year-old singer's life then took a surprising turn.