Dexter Haygood
Dexter Haygood
Contestant Profile
Birth Date 1962
Hometown Portland, Oregon
Occupation Singer


Category Over 30s
Mentor Nicole Scherzinger
Placement 15/17
Dexter Haygood (born 1962) is an American singer. He participated in Season 1 of The X Factor USA as part of the Over 30s category mentored by Nicole Scherzinger.

He was eliminated from the competition in Week 1 in a quintuple elimination, finishing in 15th place.


Episode Theme Song Result
Audition 1 Free choice "Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine" & "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" Advanced
Bootcamp 1 Not aired Advanced
Bootcamp 2 "Creep" Advanced
Bootcamp 3  Not aired Advanced
Judges' houses Free choice "Crazy in Love" Advanced
Week 1 Free choice "Womanizer" / "I Kissed a Girl" Eliminated (15th)
US Season 1 Finalists
AstroChris ReneDexter HaygoodDrewInTENsityJosh KrajcikLakoda RayneLeRoy BellMarcus CantyMelanie AmaroPhillip LomaxRachel CrowSimone BattleStacy FrancisThe Brewer BoysThe Stereo HogzzTiah Tolliver