Tom Jones performs at the Proact Stadium in Chesterfield: PICTURE SLIDESHOW

Superstar singer Sir Tom Jones celebrated his 74th birthday by kicking off his UK and European tour in Chesterfield.

Hundreds of excited fans flocked to the Proact Stadium yesterday (Saturday, June 7) to see the man dubbed Jones the Voice.

Tom Jones performing at the Proact Stadium in Chesterfield

Tom Jones performing at the Proact Stadium in Chesterfield

And the crowd was not left disappointed.

Derbyshire Times Facebook friend Lisa Harrison said: “He was awesome!!!”

Jane Johnson added: “Sir Tom was fab and an enjoyable night was had by all.”

Linzi Cowley said: “We had a great time was a lot of waiting about to start with but Sir Tom was fabulous and shared his birthday with us all.”

Claire Staniforth added: “He was fantastic, mix of new songs and the obvious classics, had a great day.”

Linda Watts said: “It was fantastic!! Tom looks really well for 74! It was his birthday the same day!! He sang a good mixture of songs!! Had a great night!!”

Carolann Kipling Hartshorne added: “Great night had by all. Fabulous atmosphere we need more big named concerts here!”