Birth Place: Sayreville, New Jersey, United States
Years Active: 1983–present
Genres: Hard Rock, Glam Metal, Heavy Metal
Bon Jovi is an American hard rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey. Formed in 1983, Bon Jovi consists of lead singer and namesake Jon Bon Jovi, guitarist Richie Sambora, keyboardist David Bryan, drummer Tico Torres as well as current bassist Hugh McDonald. The band's line-up has remained mostly static during their history, the only exception being the departure of Alec John Such in 1994, who was unofficially replaced by Hugh McDonald. Bon Jovi's first commercial release was the single "Runaway" in 1983. It was taken from their 1984 self-titled debut album “Bon Jovi” which made a small impact in the U.S. Their second album, “7800° Fahrenheit,” achieved even less success than its pre...
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