Marcus Canty
Contestant Profile
Birth Date January 22, 1991
'Age 27
Hometown Washington D.C.
Occupation Singer


Category Boys
Mentor LA Reid
Placement 4/17

Marcus Allen Canty is an American RnB singer who participated in Season 1 of 'The X Factor USA' as part of the Boys category mentored by LA Reid.  He finished in 4th place.

The X Factor USA


Post-The X Factor USA

On January 18, 2012, Epic Records announced that it had signed Canty to a record deal. His first single, "Won't Make A Fool Out of You", was released to radio on March 12, 2012.

US Season 1 Finalists
AstroChris ReneDexter HaygoodDrewInTENsityJosh KrajcikLakoda RayneLeRoy BellMarcus CantyMelanie AmaroPhillip LomaxRachel CrowSimone BattleStacy FrancisThe Brewer BoysThe Stereo HogzzTiah Tolliver