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Jon Bon Jovi: 'I Couldn't Sing After Richie Sambora's Exit'

Lead guitarist Richie abruptly left Bon Jovi in the middle of their 2013 tour, reportedly because he wanted to spend more time with his daughter.The It's My Life hitmakers, led by Jon, pressed on without...

Bon Jovi Launch Contest To Find Opening Acts

Frontman Jon Bon Jovi announced the competition on Facebook live on Tuesday (10Jan16), with wannabe rock acts having to upload audition videos to the band's website, or the Facebook pages of the band...

Bon Jovi Back At Number One On U.s. Albums Chart

This House Is Not for Sale debuts at the top of the Billboard 200 after shifting 129,000 equivalent sales units, making it the highest-selling rock album in three months, following the Suicide Squad...

Jon Bon Jovi Performed For Hillary Clinton's Running Mate In Florida

As Democrat Hillary Clinton's running mate prepared for the general election on Tuesday (08Nov16), he was joined in St. Petersburg by the Bon Jovi singer, who is out promoting the band's new album,...

Jon Bon Jovi Blasts Artists Who Cancel Concerts

Jon Bon Jovi has hit out at pop stars who cancel their gigs due to ''anxiety''.The 54-year-old rocker can understand the problems of young singers like Zayn Malik, who has axed a number of gigs...

Bon Jovi Goes On Tour 'Kicking And Screaming'

The 54-year-old musician has been making music with his band Bon Jovi since the 1980s, winning fans over with hits including It’s My Life and Livin’ On A Prayer. He’s also a dedicated family man...

Bon Jovi Given 'New Life' By Richie Sambora Exit

Lead guitarist Richie abruptly left the group in the middle of a tour in 2013, reportedly because he wanted to spend more time with his daughter. The It's My Life hitmakers, led...

Jon Bon Jovi: 'Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Boss Wants To Keep Bon Jovi Out'

The Livin' on a Prayer singer reveals a big "falling out" with one of the Cleveland, Ohio rock mecca's bosses has cost his group a nomination for induction for years. In a...

Bon Jovi Album Inspired By Sambora

Richie Sambora inspired Bon Jovi's new album. Frontman Jon Bon Jovi admitted the band went through tough times following the abrupt departure of guitarist Richie in 2013 and the group's move from Mercury to Island...

Jon Bon Jovi: 'There Was No Fight With Richie Sambora'

Lead guitarist Richie abruptly left the group in 2013, reportedly because he wanted to spend more time with his daughter. Neither rocker has really spoken about the split, but Bon Jovi, who...

Jon Bon Jovi Singing On A Prayer For High Notes

Jon Bon Jovi regrets putting a key change in his biggest hit 'Livin' on a Prayer' because he struggles to sing it now he's 54.The rocker loves to wow fans with the classic song on...

Jon Bon Jovi Slams 'Phoney Hollywood'

The veteran singer has enjoyed more than three decades in the spotlight as the frontman of rock band Bon Jovi. He’s also had success with solo records and acting work, but says the fame game...

Jon Bon Jovi Thrills Fans With Karaoke Performance

The Bon Jovi frontman made the surprise appearance for a company that had partnered with his charity, The Soul Foundation, based in his native Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ''I went undercover, deep cover," he...

Jon Bon Jovi: 'Today's Musicians Don't Think About The Album'

The 54-year-old singer is the frontman of rock band Bon Jovi, who have produced countless hits over the years including Livin' on a Prayer, You Give Love a Bad Name and Wanted Dead or Alive....

Jon Bon Jovi To Be Feted For Philanthropy

The Bon Jovi frontman will be among the special guests at the 10th annual event, where he will be recognised for his exemplary leadership and work to effect positive social change. The...

Anthony Mackie Urges Men To Be Vigilant About Health

The U.S. actor was in Britain on Sunday (12Jun16) to help Samuel L. Jackson out with his annual One For The Boys Ball, held at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The night was a star-studded...

Jon Bon Jovi: 'Richie Sambora Didn't Show Up For Work Anymore'

After 30 years as Bon Jovi's sidekick, the rocker left the band in 2013, citing his desire to spend more time with his daughter, in addition to working on his solo career....

Nikki Sixx Launches Youtube Pay Campaign

The 57-year-old Motley Crue co-founder has launched a campaign urging the technology giant, which owns YouTube, to increase the royalties an artist receives when one of their videos is viewed on the site....

Richie Sambora Drops Extortion Lawsuit Again Ex

The former Bon Jovi guitarist sued Lund, with whom he owned clothing line Nikki Rich, last year (15), accusing her of extorting more than $150 million (GBP100 million) out of him and then...

Richie Sambora: 'Me & My Girlfriend Are The New Sonny & Cher'

The rocker, who dated Cher in the 1980s, has hammered home his point by releasing a cover of Sonny & Cher's I Got You Babe on the 50th anniversary of the release of...

Richie Sambora And Ex-girlfriend To Pay Up In Employee Salary Case

The guitarist and Lund were sued for $5,000 (£3,125) and $6,775 (£4,234) respectively in July (15) by two unidentified workers at their clothing line, Nikki Rich, who claimed they were not paid their full wages.Sambora...

Jon Bon Jovi Pays Tribute To Tragic Teen

The rocker posted a video message on YouTube after learning about the death of Evan Murray. Bon Jovi also displayed Murray's jersey number, 18, on his guitar while performing a concert in...

Roger Waters Fires Off Angry Letter To Bon Jovi Over Israel Gig

The former Pink Floyd frontman often takes aim at artists prior to scheduled gigs in the Middle East and urges them to boycott the nation as part of an ongoing cultural protest against...

Bon Jovi Show Cancelled Due To Typhoon Dujuan

Bon Jovi were forced to cancel their concert in Taipei on Monday (28.09.15) due to a looming typhoon. The 'Always' rockers were set to perform at the TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall in Taiwan as...

Bon Jovi Cancel Taipei Concert As Typhoon Looms

The Living on a Prayer hitmakers were slated to take the stage at Nangang Exhibition Hall, but the gig was axed by an order from officials at the city's Central Weather Bureau, instructing...

Bon Jovi Add Extra Tour Dates After China Ban

The rockers planned to perform in Shanghai and Beijing - their first ever concerts in the country - but were banned last week (beg07Sep15) after using images of the religious leader in 2010...

China Mysteriously Cancels Bon Jovi Gigs

Authorities in China have decided to pull the plug on Bon Jovi’s first ever gigs in the country for “unforeseen reasons”, although some reports suggest that the last-minute decision has been taken because the band...

Bon Jovi Hire New Touring Guitarist To Replace Bobby Bandiera

O'Ree, who formed the Matt O'Ree Band in 1994, will step in as the group's new axe man for an upcoming tour of South Asia and the Middle East, which begins on Friday...

Bon Jovi Banned From China

Bon Jovi have been banned from China.The 'Always' rockers were due to play their first-ever shows in Shanghai and Beijing next week, but the gigs have now been ''unexpectedly cancelled'', promoters AEG Asia have announced.Though...

Bon Jovi's China Shows Cancelled Over Dalai Lama Picture - Report

The rockers were scheduled to hit the stage in Shanghai and Beijing next week (begs14Sep15), but national leaders have reportedly axed the shows after learning the band used a picture of the exiled...

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