He was a part of The X Factor, on 8 November 2011, Cocozza left the show, admitting his life had "gone out of control" while taking part in the show. He has released 2 EPs, a sell-out tour, and is currently working on an album with his band, The Telescreen.
In April 2012, Cocozza was a pall-bearer for his best friend, Connor Saunders. A foundation set up in his honour.
On 5 November 2012, Cocozza released his debut EP online, which sat at the number 19 on iTunes. 'She's Got A Motorcycle' was released as a single, with an accompanying video posted to YouTube. The music video shows Cocozza riding a motorcycle towards a wall of fire. The Daily Mail described it as showing his "energetic side" and receiving a "love or hate him". The single reached number 89 in the UK chart. His fans are supporting him and to urge everyone to support him.
On 21 April 2013, Cocozza released his second EP to iTunes, titled 'Embrace' which failed to chart