Marcus Collins, at just 29 years old, has already achieved great heights in his singing and musical career after his journey started on TV’s highest rating talent show, The X Factor. His talent was nurtured by his mentor, Gary Barlow. Marcus proved himself adept at putting in startling musical performances, moving through different styles and genres of music with ease.
After finishing as runner up on The X Factor Marcus was immediately snapped up to begin recording and released his top ten debut album which featured production by the London-based Metrophonic team, who had previously worked with Whitney Houston and Cher. The album included the critically acclaimed cover of The White Stripes hit ‘Seven Nation Army’ which also became his first top 10 single in the UK.
Marcus also appeared in the award-winning production of ‘Hairspray‘ and being in the Original west end cast and three time Olivier award winning musical ‘Kinky Boots’ whose live cast recording was recently nominated for a Grammy.
Marcus has just completed a 7 month North American tour as a vocalist of acapella vocal harmony group GOBSMACKED!
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