Paul Jones (singer)

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Paul Jones (born Paul Adrian Pond, 24 February 1942)[1] is an English singer, actor, harmonicist, radio personality and television presenter. He first came to prominence as the original lead singer and harmonicist of the rock band Manfred Mann (1962–66) with whom he had several hit records including "Do Wah Diddy Diddy" (UK #1, US #1) and "Pretty Flamingo" (UK #1). After leaving the band, Jones established a solo career and notably starred as a deified pop star in the film Privilege (1967). He presented The Blues Show on BBC Radio 2 for thirty-two years, from 1986 to 2018, and continues to perform alongside former Manfred Mann bandmates in the Blues Band and The Manfreds.

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Paul Jones
Jones in 1967
Jones in 1967
Background information
Birth namePaul Adrian Pond
Born (1942-02-24) 24 February 1942 (age 81)
Portsmouth, England
GenresPop music, blues
Occupation(s)Singer, musician, actor, radio and television presenter
InstrumentsVocals, harmonica
Years active1960spresent
WebsiteOfficial website

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