Really I'm not crazy, I'm just a little unwell, and just impaired. The album was released in October 1996 to little attention, but Matchbox Twenty continued to tour America, cultivating a fan base. The universal theme of loss and rejection from a relationship that's gone bad have made it a lasting favorite of fans. An Army brat born on a military base in Germany, Thomas spent much of his childhood between his mother's house in Florida and his grandmother's place in South Carolina. Matchbox Twenty Lyrics - by Popularity 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 Matchbox Twenty originally spelled officially, and still sometimes known, as Matchbox 20 is an American rock band, formed in Orlando, Florida, in 1995.
The song was written shortly after Rob Thomas met his future wife, reflecting on a long separation they were forced to endure early in their relationship. That transition slipped underneath the radar of many pop music critics and fans. The band hooked up with Collective Soul producer Matt Serletic and recorded a batch of demos, which helped the band secure gigs throughout the U. Yourself or Someone Like You sold millions of copies without ever truly dominating the charts -- by 1998, it had gone platinum five times; by 2000, ten times. Worth checking out to hear a taste of the band's hard rock potential. Plus, is a delightful trip in and of itself.
So while some of the people out their are praising T. And that Jay had his name on the song and had them in court for over 3 years to win the court case and get what he was deserved money and such. The song was released as a single, but scored very little airplay in 2003. Name Year Popularity 2007 2002 2006 1996 1996 2000 2007 2000 2007 2009 1996 1996 2002 2006 1996 2007 2000 1996 2000 2006 2007 2006 2002 2002 2000 1996 1996 2007 2007 2002 2000 2000 2002 2012 2002 2002 2012 2007 2002 2002 2002 1996 2007 2006 2006 2007 2006 2006 2000 2006 2000 2000 2007 2009 2008 2007 2007 2007 2007 2014 2007 2007 2006 2000 1996 2006 2002 2000 1996 2006 1996 2006 2006 2000 2000. Their third album, More Than You Think You Are, released in 2002, was certified double platinum in the United States. After the release, the band toured to support it.
I must be lonely Oh, when she says baby Well I can't help but be scared of it all sometimes And the rain's gonna wash away I believe this She believes that life isn't made up of all that you're used to And the clock on the wall has been stuck at 3 for days, and days She thinks that happiness is the mat that sits on her doorway But outside it stopped raining And she says baby It's three a. Matchbox Twenty rose to international fame with their debut album, Yourself or Someone Like You 1996 , which was certified diamond in the United States and multi-platinum in Australia, Canada and New Zealand. North, the band's fourth studio album, and first official release since 2002, arrived in September 2012. She says it's cold outside and she hands me my raincoat She's always worried about things like that She says it's all gonna end and it might as well be my fault And she only sleeps when it's raining And she screams, and her voice is straining And she says baby It's three a. .
Taking a break from the band's obsession with lost love, this is a beautiful song with an equally beautiful message of hope and redemption. For as much as Matchbox Twenty are a rock band, Thomas is also very good when he records the occasional slow song. It's not their biggest or best song, but it's one that deserves to be heard much more often. I must be lonely When she says baby Well I can't help but be scared of it all sometimes And the rain's gonna wash away I believe this Well it's three a. Why can't it all just be rock? They both went to Lake Brantley High School.
Then lead singer Rob Thomas comes in and is equally punchy with his vocals. The chorus will absolutely stick itself in your mind and the rest of the song will follow. By the summer, the single was in the modern rock Top Ten, and Yourself or Someone Like You had reached the album Top 40 and gone gold. Matchbox Twenty rose to international fame with their debut album, Yourself or Someone Like You 1996 , which was certified 12× Platinum diamond in the United States and multi-platinum in Australia, Canada and New Zealand. The song is Thomas gone full and wildly dramatic, and it kicks tremendous butt as a result. All of this success happened as Matchbox Twenty was recording their second album, again with producer Matt Serletic. The band have not confirmed how much they'll be touring in 2016, but for future announcements, check out their events page at.
And even when you look back at their older music, it's still fantastic to listen to today. They've been through a lot and one change of name format over the years. If nothing else, it's impressive how Thomas can keep up with such a fast-paced track. Upon the release of their debut album, Yourself or Someone Like You, in fall 1996, Matchbox Twenty was pigeonholed as one of the legions of post-grunge guitar bands that roamed the American pop scene in the middle of that. Thomas has a way of taking that universal predicament and making it sound a lot more fun than it is. The group currently consists of Rob Thomas lead vocals, rhythm guitar, keyboards , Brian Yale bass guitar , Paul Doucette drums, rhythm guitar, backing vocals , and Kyle Cook lead guitar, vocals. The entire song is Thomas insisting that he's not crazy, he's just a little unwell.
It is played on the piano and is slower. Sad and soulful, the track lacked the radio airplay success of some of the band's earlier work. Then the band comes up with the perfect sound to pair their lyrics with. But it also expresses the very common sentiment of feeling like the world is driving you crazy. It showcases Matchbox Twenty's strength in storytelling. The lyrics are allowed for informational purposes only.
It's one of the best expressions of trying to win back someone you love. The track is at points both heavenly and a little bit dark. Early in 1998, the group was named Best New Band by Rolling Stone's annual reader's poll -- proof that, even if Matchbox Twenty wasn't winning critics, they were winning over a wide, mainstream audience. It may not be as deep or as memorable as the songs ahead of it on this list, but it's easily one of their most fun. The group currently comprises Rob Thomas lead vocals, piano , Paul Doucette drums, rhythm guitar, backing vocals , Kyle Cook lead guitar, backing vocals , Brian Yale bass guitar , and touring drummer Stacy Jones drums. Matchbox Twenty currently spelled officially, typeset as Matchbox 20 in their early years is an American rock band, formed in Orlando, Florida, in 1995. Nevermind that, you are probably part of an Emo band.