In addition to barbecues, vacations and oppressive humidity, July always brings with it a spell of best-of-the-year-so-far lists. The newest one of interest to classic rock fans reveals that Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen and the Rolling Stones have taken win, place and show in the list of the Top Grossing Concert Acts for the first half of 2013.
U2, Bon Jovi, Journey, the Beatles, Bob Seger and Elton John are among those classic rockers who have been named among the highest-grossing acts by Billboard magazine on its 2012 Music’s Top 40 Money Makers list.
For 27 of his 50 years, Jon Bon Jovi has been known as the front man for the band Bon Jovi, but the New Jersey native is also a husband, father of four, and a good guy. But, years of being a rock star and family man doesn't mean Bon Jovi has slowed down just because he is 50. Touring with the band, movies, charities, and owning restaurants are still a part of his now half century old life.
As 2011 draws to a close, Billboard has released its list of the year’s top-grossing tours — and while veteran acts didn’t dominate the box office as heavily as they have in recent years, plenty of classic rockers spent the year playing to sold out arenas.
A quarter-century of steel horse riding can't be good for your joints, but it was a rain-soaked concert stage that slowed down Jon Bon Jovi recently, leading to a torn MCL that put him under the knife.
Bon Jovi discussed the injury during an interview with 'Extra,' recalling, "It was raining; we were outside...it just sort of gave out and tore. Fortunately, we have a week off. So the doctor c
According to an exclusive report from Radar Online, Bon Jovi singer Richie Sambora is checking into rehab for exhaustion and to regain his sobriety.
A source told Radar Online that "Richie recently has been drinking too much, and wants to get his life together."
"I think this was a culmination of all the things that overloaded his life and finally he realized he needed to take care
After many rumors surrounding the idea, its official. Tom Cruise has agreed to play Stacee Jaxx in the upcoming film adaptation of Broadway musical Rock of Ages, according to director Adam Shankman. Shankman, who previously directed the screen adaptation of Hairspray, shared details on the red carpet of the Academy Awards.
2010 saw a significant loss in concert tour revenue. But there were still plenty of big earning tours. Pollstar has published the list of the top ten. Bon Jovi topped the list with over $201 Million in ticket sales.