Rob Thomas is an American singer, songwriter, and musician, who is known for his soulful voice and contributions to the pop-rock genre. He initially rose to fame (in the mid-1990s) as lead singer of the band, Matchbox Twenty. Some of the band’s most noteworthy hits include songs like “Push” “3AM”, “If You’re Gone”, “Unwell”, and “Bent”.

In 1999, Rob Thomas collaborated with Santana on the hit song “Smooth,” which became a massive success and earned several awards (including the Grammy for “Song of the Year”).

On this very day, February 14th, 1972, he was born in Landstuhl, West Germany (to Mamie and Bill Thomas). In celebration of his birthday, exactly 52 years ago today, I’ve chosen a song that became his biggest hit as a solo artist. If you’d like to have a listen, please feel free to use the provided link. Released on February 14th 2005, here’s today’s birthday boy, ROB THOMAS, with “LONELY NO MORE”….