Music Birthday: Jon Bon Jovi

🔊🥳Today, March 2, 1962, Jon Bon Jovi was born John Francis Bongiovi Jr., in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. His Bon Jovi rock band was formed in New Jersey 1983, and they soon debuted the Lance Quinn co-production ‘Runaway.’ The song is a top 40 hit on the US Hot 100, and it’s “Bon Jovi” parent reached no. 43 on the Billboard 200. In 2010, ‘Runaway’ was homaged in hip hop. Fabolous & Red Cafe sampled the song in their collaboration ‘Tonight.’ 

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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