Rob Thomas is an outstanding musician from America who rose into prominence after forming the rock music group ‘Matchbox Twenty’. He is the lead singer of this band. The award-winning singer also has a successful solo career. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, earnings, and net worth of Rob Thomas in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Rob Thomas was born on February 14, 1972, in Landstuhl, Germany to Bill Thomas and Mamie. His father was an army sergeant who was stationed in Germany when Thomas was born. His full name is Robert Kelly Rob Thomas.
When he was only six months old, his family moved back to the US. Unfortunately, his parents separated when he was only two years old, so Thomas didn’t had a pleasant childhood. He faced financial struggle during his childhood. It also affected his education. However, he attended Lake Brantley High School.
When it comes to love life, Thomas is a complete family man. Unlike other stars, he hardly had any linkups and random relationships. At present, he is a married man who is blindly in love with his wife. He first met his wife, ‘Marisol Maldonado’ in 1997 in a party. It was love at first sight for both of them. Soon, they started dating and got hitched in 1998. Since then, the couple has been together. As of now, they have no kids.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Thomas was interested in music since his childhood. He was fond of the country music. In his late twenties, his life went through a rough phase. He became a drug addict and was also jailed for some reasons. But the things fell into place when he found solace in music and formed the music band ‘Tabitha’s Secret’. The band couldn’t gain much success, so he disbanded it and formed another music band ‘Matchbox 20’ with some other musicians.
He gained superstardom with this band. He launched band’s debut album ‘Yourself or Someone Like You’ in 1996. Initially, it went unnoticed but gradually, it became a hit and went on receiving the Grammy nomination. So far, his band has released seven albums, and all turned out to the smash hits. At present, Thomas and his bandmates are working on their next album. Meanwhile, Thomas also appeared as a solo artist.
Net Worth & Earnings
Rob Thomas holds a thriving career as a singer and a songwriter. With his music band ‘Matchbox 20’, he achieved the sky-touching heights of success. The bad hasn’t only earned him a huge success and popularity but also a massive amount of money. If we’ll talk about his net worth, the music sensation holds a whopping net worth of $20 million at present. He has made his entire net worth through his music career.
Thomas had an unpleasant childhood as well as a youth, but he managed to begin a new journey. Today, he is a winner and a superstar in his life. This is what people call success and confidence. He is truly a real-life champion.