Sir Tom Jones (he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 2005) is probably the closest thing to Elvis that the United Kingdom has ever produced. He’s a dynamic showman with a powerful voice and a sexual presence that still makes women grow faint. He’s taken home a Grammy, dozens of gold records and albums, and sold over 100 million records in a career that stretches back to his early days fronting Welch rock bands. He’s been able to adapt to changing musical taste without becoming a sell out, and continues to play close to 200 dates a year.
Jones was born Thomas Jones Woodward in Pontypridd, South Wales, in 1940, and sang almost before he could walk. He entertained at his... Read More
City Of Origin:
Pontypridd, South Wales,
Easy Listening, Pop Vocal, Electronic-Dance, Pop Dance