'There's a spark but they're taking it slowly': Sir Tom Jones, 76, 'has embarked on a romance with Elvis Presley's ex Priscilla, 71'... almost a year after his wife Linda's tragic death
By Ryan Smith for MailOnline
PUBLISHED: 00:16, 9 February 2017 | UPDATED: 10:14, 9 February 2017
Sir Tom Jones has reportedly struck up a romantic relationship with Priscilla Presley.
The Welsh star, 76, is said to be 'courting' the 71-year-old actress, who was married to rock 'n' roll icon Elvis Presley, almost a year after his wife Linda died of cancer.
A source told The Sun: 'Tom and Priscilla are courting. There is a spark between them but they are taking it slowly. It really is early days but they get on so well.'
She's his lady? Sir Tom Jones has reportedly embarked on a romance with Priscilla Presley
Added a pal: 'Tom has had a difficult year with Linda’s death and Priscilla has been an amazing support.
When approached by the newspaper about his relationship with Priscilla, The Voice coach said: 'We have been friends for a long time. She’s a lovely lady. We do enjoy our nights out together.'
Added a spokesperson for the veteran singer: 'Priscilla Presley and Tom have known each other for many, many years.
Famous pals: Last month, the pair were spotted enjoying a dinner date at celebrity haunt Craig's in West Hollywood
Lovely: When approached by The Sun, Tom described Priscilla as a 'friend' and 'lovely lady'
Taking things slowly: According to sources, Priscilla and Tom are opting to take things slowly
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