MckNasty is the drummer for Wretch 32's live band and plays alongside two of his siblings. He's also the drummer for Naughty Boy's live band. In 2012, MckNasty made an appearance in Plan B's film Ill Manors, and the music video for the single "Playing with Fire", which featured vocals and production from Labrinth. In 2013 MckNasty auditioned for, and achieved four yes votes in, the seventh series of Britain's Got Talent.