Jon Bon Jovi will celebrate his longstanding philanthropic relationship with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. tonight (Nov. 2) with the Samsung Charity Gala at the Skylight Clarkson Square in New York. Bon Jovi, Flo-Rida, Hunter Hayes and DJ Livia are all set to perform at the annual event, which brings together luminaries from across the worlds of entertainment and business to help raise awareness for a variety of important social and charitable programs, with the primary goal of raising funds to help people build brighter futures.
Richie Sambora, the long-time guitarist for Bon Jovi, said he would play with Bon Jovi if inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He commented on the possible scenario during the Thursday, Oct. 5 “Trunk Nation” show on SiriusXM.
They’re more than "Livin’ on a Prayer." They’ve been nominated.
New Jersey's Bon Jovi is among 19 acts nominated for the induction into the Rock and Roll Fame Class of 2018. Radiohead, Rage Against The Machine, Bon Jovi, Depeche Mode, Judas Priest, Kate Bush, the Cars, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, J. Geils Band, LL Cool J, MC5, the Meters, the Moody Blues, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, Nina Simone, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Link Wray and the Zombies are this year’s other nominees.