Tom Jones (80) releases new cover album

Tom Jones will be releasing a new cover album soon. Thats what the management of the British singer announced. The album, which will be released on 23 April, includes songs by Cat Stevens, Bob Dylan and Malvina Reynolds.

Surrounded by Time contains songs that mean a lot to Tom Jones himself. It is also about songs that have influenced his career, is stated in the press release. The album has eleven songs, including Talking Reality Television Blues (Todd Snider), Mother Earth (Tony Jo White), No Hole In My Head (Malvina Reynolds) and Popstar (Yusuf and Cat Stevens).

The singer recorded the album before the coronavirus broke out. During the lockdown, he put it together. In his own words, he is now looking forward to the release in April.

Jones is now 80 years old and scored several hits since 1965. He became familiar with songs such as Its not unusual, Delilah, Green, Green Grass of Home and Shes a lady.