Tom Jones has long been known as a sex symbol, a man who has caused women to throw panties on stage over many decades.
Wikipedia says that "at the height of his fame, Jones has admitted to sleeping with up to 250 groupies a year."
If you don't understand why, here you go:
Speaking of panties, most recently "Tom Jones has appealed to his female fans to stop throwing their underwear at him on stage."
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