Aston started singing at a young age in his hometown of East London. During his primary school years he learnt how to play piano and in high school he learnt how to play the guitar. In both primary and high school he enjoyed participating in musical activities, such as musical productions, choirs and bands. He went on to study music at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth. While at university he joined the NMMU Choir where he was given many “once in a lifetime” opportunities. He has relocated to Cape Town.