He became one of the most popular vocalists to emerge from the mid-1960s. Since then Sir Tom Jones has sung nearly every form of popular music, pop, rock, R&B, show tunes, country, dance, soul and gospel & has old over 100 million records, with 36 Top 40 hits in the UK & 19 in the US.
Tom Jones tickets at the Live At The Marquee in Cork for 19 Jun 2014 go to www.ticketmaster.ie
John recently went to Dollymount Strand to see one of our Underdog teams, as part of our sports Underdog series following the progress of struggling teams. Ireland's Beach Volleyball were training for a shot at their first ever Olympic qualification. John meets top UK beach volleyball coach, Denise Austin.
We are continuing to put together our World Cup supporters club, so far we have Brazil, Germany, Italy & The Netherlands represented by our listeners & this morning we have three more listeners to represent Russia, Croatia & Ghana.
Joining John on the line are listeners James Campbell, Harvey Vukovic & Adekunle Gomez.
Presenter: Dave Fanning