He calls his fans from his hometown the Midlands "homies".
He describes himself as a "cheeky chappie from the Midlands".
His favourite song is With or Without You by U2.
His idol is Robbie Williams.
Mark's favourite sport is football.
Before Pop Idol he worked in Sales and Administration for a Walsall Steel suppliers.
After the finale of Pop Idol, Mark labelled Simon Cowell as "irrelevant".
His favorite season is summer.
He is scared of cockroaches and of heights.
His favorite food is cheese and potato pie.
He has released 2 singles with Sam Nixon, Their first single went straight to number 1 but their second single entitled "The Sun has Come Your Way Only" only polled at #19 in the charts.
He met his best friend Sam Nixon on the talent show Pop Idol and they have remained best friends ever since.
He presents children's programme Level Up with his best friend Sam Nixon.
Mark had a number one in 2003 with "A Little Help From My Friends."
Mark came 2nd in the second series of Pop Idol.