Marcus was born is a small town and began to sing at the age of 4. He first learned how to sing by emulating his favorite radio artists like Garth Brooks and George Michael before training classically in college. Along with numerous talent shows, fairs, and cruise ships, Marcus has also performed in New York City with the cast of Hairspray, Off-Broadway’s Altar Boyz as Matthew, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and as Jinx in Forever Plaid.
Beyond music he has worked extensively as an actor with appearances in over 100 episodes of network television, 25 films, and numerous commercials including P.S. I Love You, Across The Universe, 30 Rock, Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles, Sex and the City, recurring roles on One Life To Live and As The World Turns, and the lead character in the video game Alone in the Dark.
Marcus is proud to bring a contemporary element to The Texas Tenors and would like to thank everyone who voted for the group, America’s Got Talent, and his family for their love and support. Marcus won 3 Emmy Awards for The Texas Tenors 'You Should Dream' PBS Special for Best Entertainment Program, Best Musical Composition and Best Sound!
The Texas Tenors have 2 Albums in the Top Ten on the Billboard Charts!
Happy New Year everyone! This has been such an incredible year and we owe it all to you! You have been with us every step of the way over the last 5 years and we thank YOU so much! Because of your support The Texas Tenors landed in the Top 10 Classical Artists Chart for 2014!
On Saturday, Judy Bickford will leave her home in Newfield, Maine, at 4 a.m. She will pick up her two traveling companions and drive two hours to the airport. At 7:50 a.m., the three women will board a direct flight to North Carolina. They’ll land in Charlotte at 10 a.m.
On Saturday night (October, 18, 2014), Bickford will be in Greensboro, about 850 miles from where she started her day, to watch the Texas Tenors perform for the 55th time. She kept up with the mileage she covered while following the Tenors until it topped 50,000. Then she lost track.
“I love to go to the shows to see the people who haven’t seen them before,” Bickford says. “I love to watch people’s reactions.”
New Video Added: Marcus Collins singing This is the Moment