Brant McCollough (American Idol) Bio, Age, Parents, Height, Football

Brant McCollough Biography

Michael Brant McCollough is a singer-songwriter and a varsity football player from Samson, AL. He is widely recognized for competing in ABC’s “American Idol” Season 22. McCollough attended Kinston High School, where he showcased his football prowess as part of the Kinston Bulldogs, the school’s boys’ varsity football team. 

Brant McCollough Age | Birthday

Born on November 27, 2006, McCollough is 17 years old (age as of 2023). He celebrates his birthday on the 27th of November every year.

Brant McCollough Parents

McCollough was born in Samson, Alabama, to his parents: Craig McCollough (father) and an unnamed mother. His father, Craig McCollough, currently holds the position of Facilities Manager at Samson Extracts, as indicated on his Facebook profile. Additionally, McCollough has a younger sister named Charlz McCollough.

Brant McCollough
Brant McCollough (courtesy: Michael Brant Music/Facebook)

Brant McCollough Height

McCollough stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 11 inches (approximately).

Brant McCollough High School Education

McCollough went to Kinston High School School in Kinston, Alabama.

Brant McCollough Football

McCollough is a key player on the Kinston Bulldogs, his high school boys’ varsity football team. During game #7 of the 2023 season, McCollough delivered an outstanding performance, earning him the prestigious Player of the Week Award. This accolade was sponsored by Alfa Insurance agents Brad Farris and Daniel Bulger from the OPP, AL office.

American Idol | Audition

Brant McCollough, a talented singer-songwriter and student at Kinston High School, is currently competing as a contestant on ABC’s reality singing competition show, “American Idol,” Season 22. Notably, McCollough also has a background in football, having played for his high school team, the Kinston Bulldogs.

“American Idol” season 22 premieres on February 18, 2024, at 8 pm on ABC.  Kate Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan return as judges, and Ryan Seacrest as the host.

Stay tuned on ABC on Sundays at 8 pm to catch Brant’s “American Idol” audition and to find out whether he earns a golden ticket to Hollywood Week.

American Idol Season 22 Contestants

The other contestants on ABC’s American Idol season 22 include:


Brant McCollough’s Instagram handle is @brantmccollough, with over 1,200 followers as of February 16, 2024.