Listen to a track from Tom Jones' debut album
May 27th, 2015 -
May 24, 1965 - Tom Jones' debut album, Along Came Jones, was released via Decca records.
The album contained mega-hit "It's Not Unusual", written for Jones by Gordon Mills and Les Reed. The song reached number 10 on the Billboard charts, leading to a reissue of an abridged Along Came Jones under the title It's Not Unusual in July, 1965.
Listen below to track two from Along Came Jones, "It Takes A Worried Man".
And here is The Carter Family's version of "Worried Man Blues" from 1930.
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