Tom Jones (singer)
|Birth name||Thomas John Woodward|
|Also known as||Tom Jones|
|Born||7 June 1940
Treforest, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales
|Genres||Pop, rock, country|
|Labels||Columbia, Decca, Epic, Jive, Island, V2, S-Curve|
Sir Thomas John Woodward, OBE (born 7 June 1940), known by his stage name Tom Jones, is a Welsh singer. He has won Grammy Awards. Jones is particularly noted for his powerful voice. He released his first album Along Came Jones in 1965. He has released thirty-nine studio albums since then. He released his most recent album Spirit in the Room in 2012.
Early life[change | change source]
Personal life[change | change source]
Jones was married to Linda from 1957 until she died of cancer in 2016. He has a son (born 1957) by Linda. He has a son (born 1988) by another woman.
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References[change | change source]
- "Tom Jones Biography". Contactmusic.com Ltd. http://www.contactmusic.com/tom-jones. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
- "Tom Jones biography part one". BBC. http://www.bbc.co.uk/wales/music/sites/tom-jones/pages/biography_01.shtml. Retrieved 20 February 2016.