In the Battle Rounds, Tony was paired against Chris Cauley. They sang "Beautiful Day". Adam chose Tony as the winner, sending him to the Live Playoffs.
In the Live Playoffs, Tony sang "In Your Eyes". He received enough votes from the public to be sent to the Quarterfinals.
In the Quarterfinals, Tony sang "...Baby One More Time". He received the most votes on Team Adam, sending him to the Semifinals.
In the Semifinals, Tony sang "How You Like Me Now?". He received enough votes to be sent to the Finals, instead of Katrina Parker.
In the Finals, Tony sang "99 Problems" as his solo song, "Harder to Breathe" as his coach tribute song, and "Yesterday" as his duet with Adam. Tony finished the competition in 3rd place, placing below Juliet Simms and Jermaine Paul.