Tommy Sands Songs, Wiki, Bio, Daughter, Career and Fact

Published Date   10th Dec. 2016, 09:55 am  Update Date: January 23rd, 2018  10:42 am
Tommy Sands Songs,  Wiki, Bio, Daughter, Career and Fact
Quick Info
Birth Name: Thomas Adrian Sands
Date of Birth: 27/08/1937
Age: 83 years old
Nationality: American

Tommy Sands is a pop music singer and actor of American nationality, who has been known for his work in the show business.  Tommy Sands songs have been widely appreciated by his fans and he has been known for his continued endeavors as a musical personality. Known better as a teen idol after his appearance in Kraft Television Theater, this hugely talented personality has been known for his work on the genres like Country, Countrypolitan, pop music and Rockability. Active in the musical fraternity since 1949, he has been known for his work with the labels like Capitol, ABC, RCA, Imperial as well as Liberty.


Tommy Sands has been involved with several labels including the likes of RCA, Superscope, Capitol, Buena Vista, ABC, Liberty as well as Imperial. He has been known for his occupation not only as a singer but an actor as well. His work has been liked more in the genres like country, rockability, and pop music. He belonged to a musical family and has thus continued his work in the same field ever since.


Tommy Sands was born on the 27th of August, 1937 as Thomas Adrian Sands. His age as of now is known to be 79 years. He was born in Chicago, Illinois in the United States of America. His mother was a big-band singer while his father was a pianist. This led him to be interested in music since a very small age.

Early Life and Childhood

Tommy Sands started his work in the musical fraternity ever since he was eight years of age. At the age of eight, he started playing guitar. He was so much liked that he started performing on a local radio station a year later. He started performing twice weekly on the same. He then moved on to Houston during his teen years.

For his education, Tommy Sands was enrolled in the Lamar High School. His interest in music led him to be indulged in the Jimmie Lee Durden band. He and his band moved around in several county fairs. At the mere age of 15, his music was heard about by Colonel Tom Parker and he was signed to the RCA Records shortly after that.

Net Worth and Career

Tommy Sands net worth has been hidden from the news tabloids. Tommy Sands net worth has risen because of the rise in his endeavors over the past years. While he has been a bit absent from the musical sector, it can, however, be assumed that Tommy Sands net worth most certainly is a whopping million dollars on the least.

Tommy Sands career started off on 1957 after he starred in the episode of Kraft Television Theatre. His likeness to Elvis Presley gained him much fame. He then composed the song called Teen-Age Crush which was released by Capitol Records. It peaked at number 2 on the billboard Hot 100 record chart. It was a gold record.

Tommy Sands has also sung in the Academy Awards show as well as The Ford show. His acting credits include being the part of the cast of The Longest Day, None but the Brave, Ensign Pulver, Wagon Train and much more. Tommy Sands songs also include the singles like Sing Boy Song, My Love Song, Teenage Crush, A Young Man’s Fancy and much more.

Girlfriend, Boyfriend, and Spouse

Tommy Sands has been married once. After some time of dating his girlfriend Nancy Sinatra, the couple ended up marrying on the year 1960. They were together for 5 years after which the relationship for the couple ended in a divorce. The divorce of the couple led Tommy Sands songs and Tommy Sands care to decline a lot. It was assumed that Frank Sinatra has blacklisted him in the entertainment industry, thus leading to the decline of his career. The reports were however denied by the pair.

Tommy Sands spouse became Sheila Wallace on 1974. Tommy Sands wife Sheila is a secretary. The couple got married on 1974 and has been married since. He had relocated in an attempt to revive his career. Tommy Sands daughter with Shiela is Jessica Sands.

Award and Recognition

The discography of Tommy Sands includes the likes of Teenage Crush, My Love Song, I’ll be Seeing You and many more hit singles. All of it has been recognized as extremely well-known and well-respected pieces of work in the musical fraternity. His L.P.’s like Dream with Me and The Parent Trap have emerged as pieces of art worth listening to and pondering upon by aspiring singers.

Tommy Sands songs have been followed extensively by fans on social networking sites like the Facebook and Twitter. Tommy Sands bio has also been searched by people who have idolized him as a music legend.


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