He was 35 years old at the time of auditioning and was from Waterford, Michigan, U.S.
For the blind auditions he chose to sing "Trouble" by Ray LaMontagne. All four of the coaches turned their chairs around but Tony elected to join Adam's team.
For the battle rounds Adam chose to team him up with fellow contestant Chris Cauley and gave them the song "Beautiful Day" by U2. After the performance Adam chose to save Tony and Chris was eliminated from the competition.
For the live shows he chose to sing "In Your Eyes" by Peter Gabriel. Tony was given the Public's Vote and went through to the next round with Mathai, Pip and Katrina Parker.
For the quarterfinals he chose to sing "...Baby One More Time" by Britney Spears. He also performed with Adam and the rest of his team to "Instant Karma!" by John Lennon. Tony was given the Public's Vote and went through to the next round with Katrina Parker.
For the semi-finals he chose to sing "How You Like Me Now?" by The Heavy. He also performed with Team Adam and Team Cee Lo to "All These Things That I've Done" by The Killers. Tony gained the most votes and advanced to the finals whilst Katrina was eliminated.
For the finals he chose to sing "99 Problems" by Jay Z and "Harder to Breathe" by Maroon 5 as his Coach Tribute Song. He also sang a duet with his coach Adam to "Yesterday" by The Beatles.
He also sang "Go Your Own Way" by Fleetwood Mac with Jordis Unga. For his last performance he sang a duet with Hall & Oates to their song "Rich Girl".
Tony came 3rd place, Chris Mann came 4th, Juliet Simms was the runner-up and Jermaine Paul went on to win the competition.
|Blind Auditions||"Trouble"||Ray LaMontagne|
|Battle Rounds||"Beautiful Day"||U2||Chris Cauley|
|Live Shows||"In Your Eyes"||Peter Gabriel|
|Quarterfinals||"...Baby One More Time"||Britney Spears|
|Quarterfinals||"Instant Karma!"||John Lennon||Team Adam|
|Semi-finals||"How You Like Me Now?"||The Heavy|
|Semi-finals||"All These Things That I've Done"||The Killers||Team Adam and Team Cee Lo|
|Finals||"99 Problems"||Jay Z|
|Finals||"Harder to Breathe"||Maroon 5|
|Finals||"Yesterday"||The Beatles||Adam Levine|
|Finals||"Go Your Own Way"||Fleetwood Mac||Jordis Unga|
|Finals||"Rich Girl"||Hall & Oates||Hall & Oates|