GENERAL INFO: This is a UK promo audio CD. Volume Two is being sold separately.
Vol. 1 kicks off with one of Tom Jones' stone cold classics (What's New Pussycat?), which is followed by a set of his best cover versions. These range from Roy Orbison's 'Oh, Pretty Woman' to The Beatles 'Lady Madonna'. A great selection to showcase Tom Jones' distinctive voice. He closes his set with 'I Who Have Nothing' which was a top ten hit in various territories, in June 1970 it was also Jones's final of three number one hits in the US Billboard Easy Listening chart.
STYLE OF MUSIC / GENRE: Traditional pop, jazz, swing, big band, vocal, crooner, easy listening, lounge, blues, ballad, blue-eyed soul
TRACKLIST (followed by approximate running time of each song & additional info where song is a cover version):
1. Tom Jones – What's New Pussycat?
2. Tom Jones – Do You Think I'm Sexy? ("Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?" was a 1978 hit song for Rod Stewart)
3. Tom Jones – In The Midnight Hour (originally performed by Wilson Pickett in 1965)
4. Tom Jones – Lady Madonna (a song by the Beatles, credited to Lennon–McCartney & released as a single in March 1968)
5. Tom Jones – Oh, Pretty Woman (released in August 1964, it was a worldwide success for Roy Orbison)
6. Tom Jones – Hound Dog (a twelve-bar blues written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller and originally recorded by Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton - the Elvis version is the most famous)
7. Tom Jones – Daughter Of Darkness
All above tracks performed by Tom Jones.
Bonus tracks below are by other artists as stated.
8. Upset 365 – Dancing
9. Hard Up – Always
10. Henry G – Ears
11. Mail – Pointy
12. Mikeyrowe.com – The Player
13. Merrick Baylor – 2009
14. Jake Petterson – Tumble
15. Hills, The – Forty Odd
FORMAT: CD promo compilation in illustrated card gatefold case (as pictured).
PUBLISHED BY: AMI Ltd. / C-F International / Sunday Express (2006)
CATALOGUE NUMBER: SETOMCD01
CONDITION: This not a brand new CD. As such there may be signs of wear. It is an original product (not counterfeit). If we have more than one copy these are sent on a ‘first come, first served’ basis with those in the best condition sent to whoever buys first. Each CD is tested to ensure perfect playback.
POSTAGE & PACKING: Sent from the UK. FREE SHIPPING TO ALL COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE!!!