Jon Bon Jovi Net Worth
Jon Bon Jovi net worth: Jon Bon Jovi is a New Jersey-born rock star who has a net worth of $410 million. Jon Bon Jovi was born John Francis Bongiovi, Jr., on March 2, 1962. Bon Jovi's interest in music was sparked at an early age. He spent most of his teen years shirking his studies to play and spend time at The Power Station, a New York based recording studio owned by his cousin. It was through his cousin that Jovi received his first professional gig at age seventeen, singing for the Star Wars Christmas album. From there, Jovi recorded the song Runaway and after several failed attempts with record companies, managed to convince a Manhattan based DJ to give the song airtime. It was an instant hit, and afterwards Mercury Records gave Jovi a recording contract, the band Bon Jovi was officially formed.
Bon Jovi has sold an estimated 120 million albums worldwide, releasing 13 studio albums with his band and two more solo albums. The band's third album, Slippery When Wet, is their most successful and has been certified diamond by the RIAA. Jovi enjoyed success as a solo artist with two award-winning albums, Blaze of Glory and Destination Anywhere. With Bon Jovi he has released the albums Bon Jovi in 1984, 7800° Fahrenheit in 1985, Slippery When Wet in 1986, New Jersey in 1988, Keep the Faith in 1992, These Days in 1995, Crush in 2000, Bounce in 2002, Have a Nice Day in 2005, Lost Highway in 2007, The Circle in 2009, What About Now in 2013, and This House Is Not for Sale in 2016. The last four of those albums all reached #1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Jovi has dabbled in acting, appearing in film and television titles such as Moonlight and Valentino and Ally McBeal. Jovi has earned many awards, both as a solo artist and with his band, including a Grammy Award, American Music Awards, a Golden Globe Award and BRIT Award.