- -There is a live, double-disc CD
that was released in Australia. It's a set where the first
disc is "Yourself or Someone Like You" and the second is live tracks. It
can be ordered off the Internet at amazon.com and cduniverse.com
- -The band has won the Billboard Award
that they were nominated for.
- -matchbox 20 was nominated for an
American Music Award in the category of Favorite Band, Duo, or Group in Pop/Rock.
However, they did not win.
- -Rob has set his wedding date!!!
Rob and Marisol will be getting married on October 2, 1999. This was
announced by the Unofficial Rob Thomas Club (check links section for address). Best
of luck to the two!
- -Yourself or Someone Like You has just
gone eight times platinum!
- -Rob has collaborated with the band
The Gufs on their new album "Holiday From You." He sings background vocals
on the track "Give Yourself Back."
- -The group will be going into the
studio over the summer for the recording of their next album...it's supposed to be
released early next year. They will go into the studio in July.
- -Santana's new single,
"Smooth," has been posted on the band's official
page. It is the entire song, and has Rob singing lead vocals.
- -Rob recently won an award from BMI, a
performing rights organization, for Pop Songwriter of the Year for Push, 3am, and Real
World. Congrats, Rob!
the new Santana album, was released on Tuesday, June 15th.
- -The concert video is
now on sale! Also included as a bonus are all five music videos: Push,
3am, Real World, Back 2 Good, AND Long Day!
- -The video for
"Smooth" has been played on MTV and VH1 recently. Watch for
- -Supposedly the new
matchbox20 album will be released in December! (Thanks
Mb20gurl26!) There have also been reports of being able to preorder
the CD at Sam Goody.
- -There is also an
Interview CD that can be ordered off of cdnow.
If anyone knows what this contains, please let me
- Billboard Charts:
- For the week ending November
200 Albums: Supernatural by Santana: #5 (#1 last
Top Pop Catalog
by matchbox20: #8 (#9 last week)
Album Sales: Supernatural: #4 (#3 last week)
- Airplay: Adult
Top 40: Smooth: #1 (#1 last week)
- The Hot 100
Singles: Smooth: #1 (#1 last week)