GLOBAL MUSIC STAR FIRST TIME IN SLOVENIA
TOM JONES IS COMING TO LJUBLJANA
The Welsh musician is one of the few musicians who, on the verge of his eighties, successfully performs touring and his hits are adored by all generations
One of the greatest live legends, a great charmer and a brilliant performer, is back in April, on the big American - European tour as part of which he is to perform on the 18th of June at Stožice hall in Ljubljana. This world-renowned 78-year-old Welsh lavish baritone, who is on the stage for the last 56 years featuring a spectacular concert, where he will perform a cross-section of his long-standing career’s hits that will surely perform some of his greatest one such as 'It's Not Unusual', 'Kiss' '' Delilah '', 'Green, Green Grass Of Home', 'I'll Never Fall In Love Again'.
His journey towards fame was not easy. At age 15 he left school and he married 17-year-old Linda Trenchard with whom he soon had a son Mark. In order to take care of the family, he worked at the factory, but in 1963 he decided to devote himself to singing career. His first hit, "It's Not Unusual", in 1965 opened door for him to enter the music industry, and his career has since grown steadily.
Tom Jones is one of the few music stars who are still successfully organizing tours and fill world halls, whose hits are loved by all generations. Because of the contribution to art and promotion of the UK in the world, Queen Elizabeth II nominated him in 2006 as a knight, and in 2012 he also performed at her Diamond Jubilee at the Buckingham Palace.
He has received many awards in his impressive career; BRIT Award for Music Contribution, Silver Clef for Lifetime Achievement, Hitmaker Award from the American House of Glorious and the prestigious Music Industry Trust Award.
The musical spectacle of this top pop rock singer with a true blues and soul rhythm is a concert that must be experienced, and tickets for the performance on June 18 in the Stožice hall can be purchased trough the Eventim system.