Rob Thomas Celebrity Watchlist

Fast Facts

  • Was born on an American military base in Germany and grew up in South Carolina and Florida.
  • Named one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World by People magazine.
  • Received three Grammy awards for his chart-topping collaboration with Carlos Santana on "Smooth," a song he cowrote as a love song to his wife, Marisol.
  • Won the Songwriters Hall of Fame's premiere Starlight Award in 2004.
  • Established the Sidewalk Angels Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides assistance to people and animals in need.


  • 1999, Grammy — Record of the Year: Winner
  • 1999, Grammy — Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals: Winner


  • Melissa — Half Sister
  • Marisol Maldonado Thomas — Wife
  • Maison Avery William Thomas — Son
  • Bill Thomas — Father
  • Mamie Thomas — Mother


  • Birth Name: Robert Kelly Thomas
  • Birth Place: Landstuhl, West Germany
  • Profession: Singer, Songwriter

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