Ever since the American rock band, Bon Jovi first hit the music scene in 1983, they have been taking the rock music scene by storm. When they first hit the scene, with lead singer Jon Bon Jovi, they began accumulating fans from all over the country. However, when their 1986 album Slippery When Wet the band became international superstars and quickly rose to the position of being one of the most famous rock bands in all of history.
Bon Jovi went on to release 13 different U.S. Top 40 hits between 1986-1995; making them one of the most successful and highest selling rock bands of their time. During their long and successful career, which is still thriving today, the band has released 11 studio albums, a live album and three compilation albums. With hit songs like “Wanted Dead or Alive,” “Livin’ on a Prayer” and “I’ll Be There For You” they started getting recognition from across the globe for their unique style of rock music and their larger than life live performances.
To date, the band has sold more than 130 million records worldwide. Their live performances have even surpassed their record sales and have helped the band earn even more fame during their time together. These live performances over the past three decades have included more than 2,700 different concerts and tours that have been to more than 50 different countries. The band has played in front of more than 35 million fans during their time on the road and continues to travel around the globe playing to millions more fans today.
Even with more than 35 years in the business behind them, the members of Bon Jovi have yet to start slowing down and have not given up their efforts to bring their unique style of rock music to their fans. Beginning in 2013; Bon Jovi will be taking North America by storm in their new tour event called the “Because We Can Tour.” The tour will be bringing the iconic band up close and personal with their fans from all over the continent in this unforgettable live experience that will feature some of best Bon Jovi songs in history along with some of their latest selections. Those who want to see this experience live will be able to see the brand throughout most of 2013 in this larger-than-life live tour experience.