Gained the eye of the general public by putting second within the eighth group of The X Element in 2011. He worked well like a salon hairdresser before 1st auditioning for The X Factor’s third series. He released his debut recording Marcus Collins in 2012. It reached #7 on the united kingdom charts. He previously a long-lasting romantic relationship with bandmate David Heath. After their separation he started dating dancer Robin Windsor. He dropped to Jade Thirwall and her music group Little Mix by the end from the X Factor’s 8th series.