uk has contacted a representative of Tom Jones and Priscilla Presley.
Her dates with Welsh heartthrob might have caused some to have suspicious minds, but she maintains their bond is purely friendship.
In October, the iconic musician revealed how he had found solace in music since Linda's death, telling The Sun: "I've got back on the stage.
judge was a close friend of Elvis after the pair met in 1965, and went on to spend a lot of time with the music legend and his then-partner Priscilla in Las Vegas."Priscilla Presley and Tom have known each other for many, many years," a spokesperson for Sir Tom told Digital Spy."They are part of a wider social group that occasionally meet up for an evening out.
There is no more to the story than that."Speaking about his former friendship with Elvis – which lasted up until the King of Rock and Roll's death in 1977 – Tom previously recalled: "We were friends until just before he died.
Priscilla, 72, said: “Tom and I have been friends since ’68. "That’s not the first time we’ve been out obviously, but probably the first outing in public. "It was kind of friends getting together to support him.”Rumours of a romantic relationship first surfaced when The Voice TV coach - famed for hits including It’s Not Unusual and Delilah - was spotted dining with Priscilla in Hollywood earlier this year.The former couple are parents to daughter Lisa Marie Presley while the Dallas actress has a son, Navarone Garibaldi, from another relationship. Jones was married to Woodward, known as Linda, for 59 years until her death in April 2016 after a battle with cancer. When my wife passed away I didn't know if I would be able to sing again. A spokesman added to the publication: “Priscilla Presley and Tom have known each other for many, many years.”He married his childhood sweetheart Linda in 1957 and remained wed until she passed away from cancer last year.Priscilla was married to Elvis from 1967 to 1973 and they had one daughter together, Lisa Marie Presley."She’s been a friend of mine since 1968, when I first met her with Elvis.“We were friends and Elvis passed away, of course. "We’ve been in each other’s lives for years and she is one of a bunch of people that I know in Los Angeles and we do hang out.”Speaking to Good Morning Britain ahead of the 40th anniversary of Elvis’s death, Priscilla said: “When I drive [the grandchildren] to school we play his [Elvis] music or we’ll play other music as well as I want them to be on top of who’s out there pop wise. coach and the 71-year-old actress have been friends for a long time.Following her passing, he also realised that she "might have been the most important thing in [his] life".The Welsh crooner is said to be “courting” Elvis Presley’s ex-wife after being friends for many years.Sir Tom Jones appears to have another special lady in his life.The Voice UK judge is reportedly dating actress Priscilla Presley, almost a year after the death of his beloved wife Lady Melinda Rose Woodward.