Ott was born on 17 May 1987 in Tallinn, Estonia. By the time he was nine years old he had released four children’s albums, before playing the role of Troy Bolton in Estonia’s version of High School Musical .
Two years prior to his Eurovision entry in 2012, Ott won Estonia’s Pop Idol and his career began to take off.
Finishing 6th at Eurovision with Kuula his entry has become extremely successful at home, where it still enters the Pop charts today.
Ott has since released nearly twenty singles, and three albums, all of which has performed reasonably well in his home land.