Tom Jones is internationally beloved as one of the world's leading live entertainers and recording artists, whose best-known classics include What's New, Pussycat? and It's Not Unusual, in addition to more recent hits such as Unbelievable and Kiss. He continues to headline sell-out concert appearances around the world. From 1969 to 1971, his television music/variety series This Is Tom Jones showcased the finest talent of the era. In 1992, Jones produced the six-part musical series Tom Jones: THE RIGHT TIME for the British national independent ITV network. The program, which received great commercial and critical acclaim, aired in the U.S. on VH1. Later that year, Jones appeared as himself on the animated comedy series The Simpsons.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
Tom Jones Facts
|Birthday||June 7, 1940 (81)|
|Birthplace||Pontypridd, Wales, United Kingdom|