On August 2, 1992, Thomas Cristobal Sanchez better know by his stage name Tommy Love was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tommy Love moved to Slovenia as a young boy. Tommy Love grew up loving music and throughout his childhood both in Slovenia and in The United States found time to appreciate it and learn from it. His mother exposed him to a wide variety of arts as a child and Tommy Love grew up inspired by the likes of Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and Prince. He began dancing at an early age taking tap, jazz and gymnastics classes before even learning the power of his voice. Honing his skills as a stage performer in production plays and state choirs, his dreams as an entertainer began to take shape. During high school, Tommy Love began work on his singing and fell in love with the art.