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Sir Tom Jones's Wife Linda Dies Of Cancer

Sir Tom Jones’s wife Melinda Rose Woodward has died after a “short but fierce battle with cancer”, it has been reported. Known as Linda, she was married to the Welsh singing legend for 59 years.The...

Tom Jones' Wife Dies After 'Short But Fierce Battle With Cancer'

Lady Melinda Rose Woodward, who was married to the star for 59 years, passed away at the Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles after a "short but fierce battle with cancer", Tom's publicist...

Sir Tom Jones Pulls Out Of Entire Asian Tour Due To "Serious Illness" In His Family

Having initially cancelled a performance in the Philippines over the weekend, Sir Tom Jones has now announced he’s pulling out of his entire Asian tour due to “a serious illness” in his immediate family.The 75...

Tom Jones Off The Road Amid Family Illness Drama

The legendary Welsh crooner pulled out of a gig in Manila, the Philippines, on Saturday (02Apr16) and has now pulled the plug on plans for six other gigs due to the family emergency....

Will.i.am Voices Doubt Over A Return To The Voice

The rapper and producer, who has acted as a judge on all five seasons of the BBC singing contest, has indicated that he won't return next year, unless show bosses bring back the original line-up...

Tom Jones 'Snubbed' By His Hometown

Sir Tom, who was born in the Welsh Borough of Rhondda Cynon Taff near Pontypridd, was one of three local heroes put forward for the accolade but was pipped to the top spot by boxing...

Musician James R. Fonseca Dead

The musician passed away following a long illness on 11 October (15), in his hometown of New Bedford, Massachusetts. The self-taught Fonesca began his career on America's East Coast, touring with several...

Van Morrison Teams Up With Tom Jones At Los Angeles Gig

The two veterans teamed up for performances of Sometimes We Cry and I'm Not Feeling it Anymore, while Irish star Van also shared the Shrine Auditorium stage with his daughter Shana for Rough...

Tom Jones: 'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Snub Puzzles Me'

The Welshman's first big hit was 1964's It's Not Unusual, and over the following decades he has topped the charts with songs like What's New Pussycat?, Green, Green Grass of Home and Delilah.The 75-year-old also...

Cilla Black To Be Honoured With Statue In Hometown

Bosses at media company Square Rock announced plans for a bronze statue of the late singer-turned-TV presenter on Wednesday (15Dec15) in response to a public appeal for suggestions of ways to mark her...

Elvis Presley Crooned Song To Tom Jones During Awkward Shower Meeting

The two rockers became friends in the mid-1960s after a meeting in Los Angeles, and when Presley heard a song he thought was perfect for the Welshman, he insisted on visiting him in...

Ricky Wilson Quitting The Voice

The Kaiser Chiefs frontman joined the TV talent show in 2013, but he's confirmed the upcoming 2016 series will be his final one in the famous red chair. The news comes after the BBC lost...

Tom Jones Beat Up Playground Bully

The Delilah crooner grew up in a small village in south Wales and he has recalled how he was picked on by another pupil during his school years. He decided the best...

Sir Tom Jones To Take Dna Test In Order To Ascertain Black Ancestry

Sir Tom Jones has revealed that he’s going to be undertaking a DNA test to discover whether he has black ancestry, having apparently been told many times over the years that he is merely “passing...

Tom Jones Taking Dna Test To Find Out If Ancestors Were Black

The singer has always wondered about his family ethnicity due to his olive complexion and coarse, curly hair, and he now hopes to get to the bottom of the mystery by taking a...

Tom Jones Clarifies Controversial Comments On Homosexuality

The Welsh star was at the centre of an online storm following the publication of his interview with British magazine The Big Issue, in which he talked about working with gay producer Joe...

Tom Jones Sceptical Over One Direction's Future

The 75 year old is sceptical the What Makes You Beautiful singers will be able to continue performing as long as he has done because modern pop stars have a different method of...

Tom Jones Wants To Be A Hollywood Actor

Tom Jones wants to be a movie star.The 'Not Unusual' crooner turned 75 this year - but he has no plans to retire anytime soon as he's set out plans to appear on the big...

Sir Tom Jones: James Bay Has 'Promised' To Write Me A Song

Sir Tom Jones says James Bay has ''promised'' to write a song for him.The 'It's Not Unusual' hitmaker is a huge fan of the 'Hold Back The River' singer and has teased the possibility of...

Tom Jones, Elvis & Frank Sinatra Considered Las Vegas Hotel Venture

The Welshman has revealed Sinatra approached him about launching a major new venue, called Tiger Bay, in Sin City. He tells BANG Showbiz, "Frank Sinatra asked me if I would be interested...

Tom Jones Almost Opened A Vegas Hotel With Sinatra And Presley

Tom Jones ''came close'' to opening a hotel in Las Vegas with Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley.The 75-year-old singer revealed that 'New York, New York' crooner Frank approached him about setting up their own establishment...

Sir Tom Jones Can't Sing Without Wife

Sir Tom Jones doesn't think he'll be able to sing anymore if his wife was to die. The 'Sex Bomb' hitmaker, who has had a number of dalliances with other woman during his five decades...

Tom Jones Was Fooled By Jimmy Savile

Jones admits he was "shocked" when revelations about Savile's crimes began to emerge after the TV and radio presenter passed away in 2011, because he had never seemed "creepy" to the Delilah singer....

Tom Jones Hits Out At 'The Voice' Again, Claiming Producers Pressure Judges Into Picking Singers

Since being axed as a judge on ‘The Voice’ earlier this year, veteran singer Tom Jones as opened up about what its really like behind the scenes on the BBC singing competition. Speaking to The...

Tom Jones: I Loved Swearing And Breaking Wind

Sir Tom Jones relished using ''bad language and breaking wind'' in his younger days.The 75-year-old star has recalled nights out with his friends in his home town of Pontypridd in Wales, admitting he and his...

Tom Jones: 'I Don't Hate The Bbc'

The Welsh music legend was booted from the line-up of the TV talent show ahead of the 2016 season. He later won an apology from the BBC after telling of his disappointment...

Sir Tom Jones: Modern Music 'S**T'

Sir Tom Jones thinks modern music is ''s**t''.The 'Delilah' hitmaker is unimpressed with the current crop of musical talent and believes he would have no problem becoming a star if he was just starting out...

Tom Jones Reveals Wife's Depression Battle

After marrying in 1957, when both were 16 years old, Jones and his wife appeared set for a life as an ordinary young couple bringing up their son Mark until the It's Not...

Tom Jones Aims Foul-mouthed Tirade At Bbc Bosses

The legendary crooner was one of the original judges on the U.K. version of the show when it launched in 2012. He sat on the panel for four series, but was axed...

Sir Tom Jones: My Wife Is The 'Most Important' Thing In My Life

Sir Tom Jones' wife is the ''most important'' thing in his life.The 'Sex Bomb' hitmaker has had a number of dalliances with other woman during his five decades in the music business but he insists...

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