Who Is Mackenzie Thoms? American Idol 2012 Contestant Background Info
American Idol Season 11 contestant Mackenzie Thoms is a singer, songwriter, and self-proclaimed "bboy" from Seattle, WA. Mackenzie attended high school in Edmonds, WA, where he played football, basketball, and ran track.
Mackenzie's Myspace profile is adorably upbeat while emphasizing his love for his friends, family, and strong faith in God. "Well let's just say I'm extremely grateful for my life. I have realized staying positive in everything I do is key. I love music, working out, sports, and eating food. haha! im all about a good time, hanging out with friends. (I love my friends!) but most important is my family and God himself, don't know where I'd be without 'em."
Fun fact: Mackenzie wrote a song about being friends with benefits, entitled "More Than Friends (Benefriends)." You can listen to that track over on SoundCloud.
Mackenzie is rumored to be dating fellow Portland 2012 contestant Britnee Kellogg.