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Tom Jones
Born: Jun 7, 1940 in Pontypridd, Wales
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Genre: Pop/Rock, R&B, Country, Other
Biography: Tom Jones became one of the most popular vocalists to emerge from the British Invasion. Since the mid-'60s, Jones has sung nearly every form of popular music -- pop, rock, show tunes, country, dance, and techno, he's sung it all. His actual style -- a full-throated, robust baritone that had little regard ...Read full biography
Things That Matter Most to Me
Released: 1987
Label: Universal Special Products
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Things That Matter Most to Me compiles Jones' greatest country-pop hits. Taken in one sitting, the singles sound stronger than they do on the albums, and show that Jones can deliver country-flavored material ...Read full review
Released: 1981
Label: PolyGram
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In an attempt to resurrect his recording career, Tom Jones turned to country music in the early '80s. Darlin', his first attempt at string-laden country-pop, was also his most successful. Jones sounds ...Read full review
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