Welsh legend ends Pyramid show with EMF cover
Tom Jones returned to Glastonbury for a nostalgia-packed show on the Pyramid Stage today (June 28).
Now a veteran of the festival having first played in 1992, the Welsh soul legend greeted the audience as old friends, declaring: “We love you Glastonbury, God bless you.”
Backed by a full house band, Jones delivered a funked-up set of old favourites like ‘Delilah’ and ‘It’s Not Unusual’ for Sunday afternoon’s now-legendary heritage slot.
The show was heavy on the singer’s trademark cover versions ‘Kiss’ and ‘Sex Bomb’, but he had one more surprise up his sleeve, encoring with a cover of ‘Unbelievable’ by ’90s electro-rockers EMF.
Tom Jones played:
‘The Green Green Grass Of Home’
‘If I Only Knew’
‘I’ll Never Fall In Love Again’
‘If He Should Ever Leave You’
‘Mama Told Me Not To Come’
‘She’s A Lady’
‘What’s New Pussycat?’
‘You Can Leave Your Hat On’
‘Stoned In Love’
‘It’s Not Unusual’
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