Also known as DJ Pauly D, he became famous for his role on MTV's Jersey Shore, and later starred in The Pauly D Project. In 2013, he released the single "Back to Love," which peaked at #113 on the UK charts.
He signed a three-album contract with G-Unit Records, and released "Beat Dat Beat (It's Time To)" in 2010.
He starred on the hit reality TV series Jersey Shore with Nicole Polizzi, also known as "Snookie."
He went to Johnston High School, idolized DJ AM, and worked as a local DJ until Jersey Shore contacted him through Myspace.
He was raised by his Italian parents in Providence, Rhode Island. He has a daughter named Amabella Sophia.