Barrett won the first season of NXT in 2010 and made his WWE Raw debut in June of that year, rising to prominence as the leader of the Nexus, a villainous stable composed of the NXT contestants. Barrett headlined five WWE pay-per-view events during the remainder of the year, challenging for the WWE Championship in three of those. He later formed The Corre with former Nexus members in January 2011, competing for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at the Elimination Chamber event and winning his first WWE Intercontinental Championship in March. He has gone on to be Intercontinental Champion four more times, making him a five-time champion. He left WWE in May 2016.
- Dropkixx European Heavyweight Championship
- Florida Championship Wrestling Tag Team Championship
- Ohio Valley Wrestling Southern Tag Team Championship
- WWE Intercontinental Championship
- WWE NXT Competition Season 1 Winner