Artist Biography – Bon Jovi (ARCHIVED)
Bon Jovi was born in 1962 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. Through his childhood and adolescense, Jon showed a keen interest in music – especially rock and roll. From the mid 80 onwards, Jon Bon Jovi worked towards establishing his rock band which was popularised as Bon Jovi!
Bon JoviThe Band Bon Jovi became quite popular and gained a lot of success through the 90’s and 2000’s. Besides having a lot of hit songs and albums, they also performed at numerous live events and concerts. Fans seemed to love them more and more.
Some of their hit albums & songs include 7800 Fahrenheit, Slippery When Wet, It’s My Life, Livin on a Prayer, Keep the Faith, Always, Bed of Roses etc. Besides music, Bon Jovi also dabbled in acting and made a success of it. He was appreciated for his role in 1996 Moonlight and Valentino. Jon also featured in nine episodes of Ally Mc Beal, a hit TV serial.
In 1997, Job Bon Jovi released his first solo album.
Awards & Recognition: mentioned below are just a few of the many awards won by Bon Jovi –
2007 – 1st Grammy : Best Country Collaboration – “Who Says You Can’t Go Home”
2007 – People’s Choice Awards : Best Rock song for – “Who Says You Can’t Go Home”
2004 – American Music Award : Award of Merit
2002 – My VH1 Music Award : Hottest Live Show
2001 – My VH1 Music Awards : Video of the Year – “It’s My Life”
1995 – World Music Awards : Best Selling Rock Band Of the Year
1987 – MTV Video Music Awards : Best Stage Performance
Popular Songs By Bon Jovi
Bon Jovi’s popular songs include – Songs By Bon Jovi
- It’s My Life
- Thank you For Loving Me
- Two Storey Town
- You Give Love A Bad Name
- Bad Medicine
- Wanted Dead or Alive
- Who says You Can’t Go Home
- Livin on a Prayer
- Bed of Roses
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