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"Streetcorner Symphony" is the fifth and final single from Rob Thomas's solo album ...Something to Be. It was released on October 16, 2006. The song features John Mayer on lead guitar and backing vocals (though John is not credited as an official artist).

"Streetcorner Symphony"
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Single by Rob Thomas
from the album …Something to Be
ReleasedOctober 16, 2006
Length4:07 (Album Version)
3:43 (Single Version)
Songwriter(s)Rob Thomas
Rob Thomas singles chronology
"...Something to Be"
"Streetcorner Symphony"
"Little Wonders"

This song has been featured on advertisements for ABC's Thursday-night lineup, including Ugly Betty, Grey's Anatomy, and Six Degrees. Rob and his band sang it on Good Morning America.


Music videoEdit

The video features concert footage of Rob performing the song.

Chart positionsEdit

Chart (2006–07) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100 64
US Billboard Pop 100 54
US Billboard Mainstream Top 40 37
US Billboard Adult Top 40 5
US Billboard Adult Contemporary 4

Sales and CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United States (RIAA)[1] Gold 500,000 

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  • For Rob Thomas Streetcorner Symphony Single, retrieved 2007-09-02

External linksEdit

  1. ^ "American single certifications – Rob Thomas – Streetcorner Symphony". Recording Industry Association of America. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH.