Marcus Canty stops by ESSENCE to give us a taste of his new music.

Michael Rowe

The X Factor alum, out with a new EP, talks about going from hoop dreams to the recording studio.

Essence.com
Mar, 15, 2013

Former X Factor contestant Marcus Canty caught everyone's attention last year with his splashy single, "Won't Make a Fool Out of You," for the Think Like a Man soundtrack. ESSENCE.com caught up with the young singer to see how his life has changed since appearing on the competition show. Canty also shares details on his new EP, This… Is Marcus Canty.

Check out the video above!