Sir Thomas John Woodward, a.k.a Tom Jones was born on June 7. Happy birthday!!

One of the longest career in the world of music, more than six decades, Tom Jones is reinventing himself and he is one of the most beloved singers in the planet. He has sold over 100 million records with 36 Top 40 in the UK and 19 in the US.

It is not easy to pick the best songs, but here you have our choice.

It is not unusual

Released in 1965, this song was written by Les Reed and Gordon Mills, and was first recorded by a, at that time, unknown singer called Tom Jones. Since then it became his signature song.

 

Delilah

Tom Jones recorded this song in 1968.  Lyrics were written by Barry Mason and Les Reed. It was a success all over the word, and it reached number 1 in countries such as Germany and Switzerland, number 2 in the British charts and one of the best-selling singles of the year.

 

She’s a lady

Paul Anka wrote this song and was released in 1971. It is Jone’s highest-charting single in the U.S to date. The song was re-released in 2013.

 

Kiss

Kiss is a 1986 single by Prince and The Revolution and it is considered one of the 500 Greatest Songs of all Time. Two years later Art of Noise, British group released a cover of the song featuring Tom Jones on vocals.

 

Sex Bomb

Sex Bomb was recorded in 1999 and performed in collaboration with Mousse T. Released in May 200 and it reached number 3 in the UK singles Chart.

 

We love all of them. What is your favourite?