Williams began his professional career in the year 1990 when he joined the famous pop group ‘Take That: For the Record’. He even played the lead in hits like ‘I Found Heaven’, ‘Everything changes’ and ‘Could It Be Magic’. He performed as a lead in almost ten songs for this band. He was also the youngest member of their team. He was associated with the band for almost 5 years from the year 1990 till 1995 before moving out and starting his solo career.
In the year 1996, he launched his first single named ‘Freedom’ which became a major hit and reached No. 2 spot in UK charts. Soon he started preparing for the release of his debut album named ‘Life thru a Lens’ which was released in the year 1997. It was a huge hit and soon Williams released several singles such as ‘Angels’, ‘Millennium’ and ‘Old Before I Die’. Seeing the success of his singles, he soon released his next album ‘I’ve Been Expecting You’ in the year 1998. It gained the top spot in UK Album charts and sold almost 3 million copies in the UK itself. He was soon signed by the Capitol Records in the US and his career flourished.
Williams spends most of his time in Los Angeles although he has a huge mansion in the UK as well. He is in a relationship with Ayda Field, Turkish Actress. He also has a strong belief and interest in UFO and paranormal activities.