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Sir Tom Jones, 80, has had a hugely successful career with his incredible voice captivating fans across the globe. But it's not just the Welsh superstar's vocal cords that saw him rise to fame, but he's also known as being a truly great performer, too.

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I remember the director said to Nina, 'Play it cool', and Tom, 'Overplay it'

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Back in the day, Sir Tom would wow audiences of thousands as he took to the stage to put on a show.

And even now, he still gives his loyal fans what they want to see, including getting up and dancing on The Voice every now and again.

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While he looked back at highlights from his career, the musician recalled being asked by the director to up the anti during filming for a music video, and he certainly obliged.

Taking to Twitter, Sir Tom shared a clip of him and 90s Swedish rock band The Cardigans, before he spilt the behind the scenes gossip.

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Tom Jones told to 'overplay it' in iconic music videoTom Jones told to 'overplay it' in iconic music video (Image: ITV•TWITTER)

Tom shared the behind the scenes gossip on TwitterTom shared the behind the scenes gossip on Twitter (Image: TWITTER)

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"This one was Burning Down the House with The Cardigans," he said of the music video in question.

"We recorded it with them in Sweden with Tore Johansson [record producer] and then we did the video in London."

He recalled very clearly the instructions given to them by the bosses, and Tom was quite happy to go along with what they wanted him to do.

"I remember the director said to Nina, 'Play it cool', and Tom, 'Overplay it,'" he said.

Tom has always been able to put on a show for his fansTom put on a show for fans of Burning the House Down on stage and in the video (Image:

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