It’s easy to forget that most of those songs that make you dance and cry and laugh and love are written by filthy rich, savvy business people.
These songs came firing back into our lives through some strange pathways: a fictional chemist, an overzealous Celtics fan, blurry courtroom controversies and a Toyota commercial.
When given a chance to sing ‘Livin’ on a Prayer’ alongside Jon Bon Jovi himself, even Taylor Swift and Prince William get a little dorky…and aren’t immune to some awkward dancing. Watch the video and see photos.
The video, which initially came out in 2009, returned to prominence thanks to utrend.tv on October 17. Currently, it has 11 million views worldwide and has been shared more than 1.6 million times on Facebook. The song also debuted at No.5 on the Streaming Songs chart with 5.1 million streams.
Back on April 29, 1989, Jon Bon Jovi married Dorothea Hurley in the Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas and an Australian woman is doing the same thing next month… and she wants him to walk her down the aisle!
The money Bon Jovi donated will help the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund efforts to assist organizations that are helping with the home repairs and rebuilding projects throughout the state.
The diverse list of musicians is packed with pop stars, classic rockers and R&B starlets, but it’s Lady Gaga who looms the largest on the power list, despite cutting her most recent tour short.
Jon Bon Jovi had some harsh words for the young Pop star.
It was nearly a month ago when Richie Sambora took a sudden leave of absence from Bon Jovi, leaving the band without its longtime guitarist. Jon Bon Jovi later revealed Sambora’s departure, due to “personal reasons,” was as much of a surprise to him as it was the media and fans.
Citing “personal issues” guitarist Richie Sambora has withdrawn from the remaining leg of the Bon Jovi “Because We Can” tour.