Tom Jones coming to Doha on September 17

September 8, 2013 2:13 pm

Tome Jones coming to Doha on September 17

Doha 08th September 2013 : Tom Jones, Welsh singer is coming to Doha to perform on September 17 at InterContinental Beach Hotel, Doha

Tom Jones is making his inaugural trip to Qatar, his much renowned Praise & Blame Tour and will be seen and heard live.

Tom Jones, now 73 was born in 1940 and quite school at 15. Working different manual jobs, singing in the clubs at night, Tom went on to sign with Decca Records in London. He became one of the well known vocalists to come up from the mid-1960s. 

Having been awarded an OBE in 1999, Tom received a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II for “services to music” in 2006, an honour he fervently cherishes.

Other highlights of his career include receiving Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1966, an MTV Video Music Award in 1989 and twoBrit Awards – winning Best British Male, in 2000, and Outstanding Contribution to Music, in 2003, the Hitmaker  award from the US Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2009 and  the prestigious (the UK) Music Industry Trust Award in 2010.

You can purchase ticket at Virgin Megastores (Villagio & Landmark), InterContinental Doha or in Crepaway. Tickets are QR250 regular or QR500 VIP. Doors to the concert area will open at 7pm and the show will start at 9pm.  Do remember to carry your Qatar ID or passport if you wish to gain entry. You will not be granted entry if you are below 21.

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