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Rocker Rob Thomas Postpones Gigs For Wife's Brain Surgery

The Matchbox Twenty frontman went public with the news of his wife Marisol's health crisis on Facebook.com on Friday (10Jul15) as he thanked devotees for their continued support during what he describes as...

Rob Thomas Worried About Matchbox Twenty Cruise

Matchbox Twenty star Rob Thomas is beginning to get nervous about his band's upcoming fan cruise, because he fears the ship will run aground or lose power on its way to the Bahamas.A week after...

Matchbox Twenty Embarking On Concert Cruise

Rockers Matchbox Twenty are setting sail on the high seas for their first ever concert cruise.The Bent hitmakers, fronted by Rob Thomas, are inviting fans to join them onboard the Carnival Imagination ship this December...

Rihanna Named Top Pop Star

Rihanna has been named Billboard's Top Pop Artist of the last 20 years. The 'Diamonds' hitmaker tops the US music magazine's list of the most successful artists in the history of its Pop Songs chart,...

Matchbox Twenty Strike First Number One Album In U.s. With North

Rockers Matchbox Twenty have scored their first U.S. number one album with their first release in a decade.The group's North sold 95,000 copies in its first week of release to climb to the top of...

The Voice: Five Things We Can Expect From Season 3

'The Voice' US is back tonight (September 10th 2012) for their third season and is set to be the strongest series yet with several new alterations to the show. Here are five things you can...

Rob Thomas Struggled With His Ego While Reunited With Matchbox Twenty

Singer Rob Thomas struggled to reunite with his bandmates in Matchbox Twenty after launching a successful solo career - because sharing the spotlight felt like a "demotion".The Push hitmakers went on hiatus in 2008 after...

Rob Thomas To Join Cee Lo On The Voice

Matchbox 20 star Rob Thomas has signed on to help Cee Lo Green pick a winner on the new season of hit American talent show The Voice.The singer will join Mary J. Blige and Michael...

American Idol's Steven Tyler: Jessica Sanchez Will Win

American Idol judge Steven Tyler has predicted that finalist Jessica Sanchez will win the eleventh series of the show, which comes to its conclusion on Thursday (May 17, 2012). Sanchez goes up against Joshua Ledet...

Did Jessica Sanchez Just Win American Idol?

After a gruelling three-round show, Jessica Sanchez, Joshua Ledet and Phillip Phillips all put in stellar performances on last night's American Idol. It was their final chance to prove that they are worthy of taking...

Moon Unit Zappa Files For Divorce

Frank Zappa's actress daughter Moon Unit has filed for divorce from Matchbox 20 rocker Paul Doucette.The couple has been married for nine years and share a seven-year-old daughter, named Mathilda Plum. Zappa filed the papers...

Thomas Writing Tune For Cyrus' New Film

MILEY CYRUS is teaming up with rocker ROB THOMAS for her upcoming film THE LAST SONG - the MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman has agreed on a collaboration for the movie's soundtrack.Cyrus, 16, recently praised the 37-year-old...

Thomas' Attempts To Rescue Horses Rebuffed

MATCHBOX TWENTY rocker ROB THOMAS is desperately trying to save two badly injured horses from further harm from their neglectful owners - even offering to pay $10,000 (GBP6,710) for the animals. The singer has been...

Festival Bosses Sue Animal Rights Group

Organisers of Wyoming's Cheyenne Frontier Days festival are suing animal rights group Showing Animals Respect and Kindness (SHARK) after activists pressured headliners MATCHBOX TWENTY to pull out of an appearance. Festival bosses claim the organisation's...

Matchbox Twenty Cancel Gig Over Animal Rights

Rockers MATCHBOX TWENTY have cancelled a gig at a rodeo event in Wyoming over concerns about animal welfare. The Bent hitmakers had been scheduled to appear at the Cheyenne Frontier Days show, billed as the...

Matchbox Twenty Star Attacks Djs Over 'Blackmail' Bid

MATCHBOX TWENTY star ROB THOMAS has blasted two callous North Carolina DJs who poked fun at his recent food poisoning problems in a letter to a local newspaper. Thomas was forced to scrap an appearance...

Matchbox Twenty Release Album As Usb Flash Drive

American rockers MATCHBOX TWENTY are releasing their new album EXILE ON MAINSTREAM as a limited edition USB Flash Drive bracelet. The memory stick version of the album comes with all 17 songs, a music video...

Stars To Play Las Vegas Gig For At-risk Kids

Stars including TONY BENNETT, KELLY CLARKSON, MATCHBOX TWENTY and CARLOS SANTANA are teaming up to play a benefit concert for at-risk children in Las Vegas in October (07). The 12th annual event, which will also...

Thomas Working On Matchbox Twenty Reunion

ROB THOMAS and his former MATCHBOX TWENTY bandmates are working on material for a fourth album, but refuse to be locked into a specific release date. The new album would be the group's first studio...

Matchbox 20 Donate Money To Hurricane Katrina Relief

Singer ROB THOMAS and his band MATCHBOX TWENTY have donated $200,000 (GBP111,000) to raise money for music education programs in areas affected by last summer's (AUG05) Hurricane Katrina. The money will be used to boost...

Rob Thomas Struggles To Match British Drinking Habits

MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman ROB THOMAS was left red-faced during a recent visit to Britain, because he quickly realised his drinking ability falls short of what was expected. The singer, who was promoting new single...

Rob Thomas Recruits Wife For Personal Video

MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman ROB THOMAS has recruited his wife MARISOL to appear in the video for the very song she inspired. Thomas wrote EVER THE SAME in just a few hours in the midst...

Thomas Keeps His Dog Travelling In Style

Rocker ROB THOMAS is so intent on his dog TYLER travelling in style, he once chartered a plane just for the mutt's benefit. The MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman and his wife MARISOL adopted the five-year-old...

Rob Thomas Shows Gratitude To Committed Dog

MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman ROB THOMAS and his wife MARISOL are appearing in a TV special about an animal shelter, as a thank-you to their dog TYLER for his devotion. The Grammy-winning singer has been...

Thomas Advised To 'Be Seen' Less With Wife

MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman ROB THOMAS was horrified when he met with record label bosses as he prepared to release his solo album - because they asked him to snub his wife in public. The...

Rob Thomas A Huge 24 Fan

MATCHBOX TWENTY frontman ROB THOMAS is such a huge fan of hit US TV drama 24, he has tapes mailed to him if he ever misses an episode. The 33-year-old rocker admits he's obsessed...

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