Marcus Canty cannot hit the same notes as Melanie Amaro. But, to this X Factor finalist's credit, he makes no attempts to do so.
On last night's Michael Jackson-themed episode, for example, Marcus focused a lot more on his moving and his grooving than his singing, covering "Pretty Young Thing" while surrounded by a slew of back-up dancers. He even added a backflip to the number!
But will it be enough to carry Canty to next week, considering his clear lack of singing ability when compared to the other contestants? That's up to you to decide, voters. Watch what LA Reid dubbed an "inventive arrangement" now: