Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in US

2014-04-23 19:00

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi attended the grand opening of a low-income housing development in Philadelphia that bears his initials.

Bon Jovi changes tour after drummer's op

2013-09-12 12:29

Drummer Tico Torres' emergency appendectomy in Mexico City has forced Bon Jovi to postpone concert dates.

Jon Bon Jovi donates $1m to Sandy relief

2013-07-09 19:30

Jon Bon Jovi has made a generous $1m donation to help rebuild his home state of New Jersey, which was ravaged by Hurricane Sandy last year.

Bon Jovi to rock unpaid in Spain

2013-05-30 16:02

US rock supergroup Bon Jovi will waive their fee for playing a concert in recession-hit Spain next month, media has reported.

Richie Sambora furious with Jon Bon Jovi

2013-05-23 08:06

Richie Sambora has hit back at Jon Bon Jovi's suggestion that the guitarist dropped out of Bon Jovi's Because We Can tour because of alcohol abuse issues.

Big Concerts blasts stadium heist claims

2013-05-16 10:04

The money stolen from the FNB Stadium after the Justin Bieber concert was not proceeds from ticket sales as reported by certain media, Big Concerts has confirmed.

Bieber concert robbery an 'inside job'

2013-05-14 10:32

A cash heist that took place at the FNB Stadium shortly after the Justin Bieber concert on Sunday night was an inside job, police have said.

Justin Bieber and Bon Jovi: Joburg FAQs

2013-05-10 10:28

Big Concerts have issued a list of Frequently Asked Questions and rules for both Justin Bieber and Bon Jovi's concerts happening at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg at the weekend.

Bon Jovi concert was really awesome!

2013-05-08 12:38

This Channel24 user surprised her husband, who was diagnosed with Motor Neuron Disease in October 2011, with a Bon Jovi ticket and says the experience was amazing due to everyone being so helpful.


Bon Jovi Live in Cape Town

2013-05-08 08:42

Cape Town Stadium was rocked to the core on Tuesday, 7 May as US rockers Bon Jovi played their first show in South Africa since 1995! Take a look at the fan pics and Big Concerts shots from the epic concert. Bon Jovi will play FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on 11 May.

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Curbing Our Enthusiasm

2013-04-17 15:46

Channel24 have done a thorough audit of just where our heads are at as we take a look at the major live concerts due for SA this year - and found some upcoming events wanting.

Richie Sambora drops out of Bon Jovi tour

2013-04-04 13:48

Richie Sambora has dropped out of the current leg of Bon Jovi's tour because of "personal issues", throwing his appearance in South Africa next month in doubt.

Rock stars shine at Sandy benefit gig

2012-12-13 12:50

Music royalty, including the Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Pink Floyd's Roger Waters and Paul McCartney, have joined in a stellar line-up to raise money for victims of superstorm Sandy.

Charges against Bon Jovi's daughter dropped

2012-11-16 07:30

Drug charges against the daughter of rock star Jon Bon Jovi have been dropped, a day after she suffered a suspected heroin overdose, officials in New York said.

Sandy benefit concert draws $23m

2012-11-05 07:44

NBC has said its benefit concert for Superstorm Sandy victims, which included performances by Bruce Springsteen and Bon Jovi, drew nearly $23m in donations to the American Red Cross.

The Bon Jovi ticket saga

2012-10-30 11:41

These Channel24 users share their thoughts on the ticket pricing for Bon Jovi's performances in South Africa compared to their UK shows.

WATCH: Top 5 Bon Jovi songs

2012-10-30 08:04

With Bon Jovi heading to South Africa in May 2013, we asked our readers to send in their Top 5 Bon Jovi songs. Watch the videos of the most popular hits.

My Top 5 Bon Jovi songs

2012-10-29 10:54

With Bon Jovi heading to South Africa in 2013, we asked our users to share their Top 5 Bon Jovi songs of all time.

Bon Jovi to perform in SA

2012-10-29 07:45

Kfm has announced that Bon Jovi will be performing in South Africa in May 2013.

'Heaven looks a lot like New Jersey'

2011-12-21 07:24

Jon Bon Jovi wants fans to know he's not dead, and he has posted a photo proving it.

Concert revenues fall in 2010

2010-12-31 21:47

Gross revenues and total ticket sales from concert tours have been down considerably in 2010 as a result of the faltering economy and overpriced shows.

Bon Jovi nominated for Rock Hall

2010-09-28 22:36

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has released its list of nominees for induction, which includes the likes of Bon Jovi and Alice Cooper, as well as several former nominees.


And the highest-paid musician in the world is...

2013-11-20 12:13

Madonna has beaten Lady Gaga to the title of highest-paid musician in the world, according to Forbes magazine.

Richie slams Bon Jovi in new song?

2013-08-05 21:42

Richie Sambora appears to be slamming former bandmate Jon Bon Jovi in his new song Come Back As Me.

Richie Sambora: Hire The Edge

2013-06-12 21:48

Richie Sambora has allegedly sent Jon Bon Jovi a scathing three-word e-mail saying the band shoulld "hire The Edge" after Jon implied he was an easily replaceable part of Bon Jovi.

Jon Bon Jovi talks Richie 'abuse'

2013-05-23 15:50

Jon Bon Jovi has hinted Richie Sambora pulled out of his band's current Because We Can Tour due to alcohol abuse.

Jon Bon Jovi admits to temptation

2013-05-20 21:20

Jon Bon Jovi has admitted that there is always temptation to cheat on his wife of 24 years, but says he doesn't want to find a mistress.

Big Concerts left 'rattled' by Bieber heist

2013-05-15 13:34

Big Concerts says that the carefully orchestrated theft of millions of rands from the FNB Stadium soon after the Justin Bieber concert has left them fearing for their safety.


Check out these awesome fan pics from Bon Jovi's final show in South Africa on their Because We Can your on Saturday, 11 May at FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. Looks like the Jobur fans had the time of their lives!

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Jhb music fans warned about car guards

2013-05-10 09:13

Concertgoers planning to attend the Bon Jovi or Justin Bieber concerts at the FNB Stadium this weekend have been warned not to pay illegal car guards following reports of a stabbing.

Eager Beliebers flock to CT Stadium

2013-05-08 11:06

Hundreds of Justin Bieber fans, most of them young girls, are already camping outside the Cape Town Stadium in anticipation of the teen pop star's first show in SA tonight.

Bon Jovi CT: All you need to know

2013-05-06 15:18

Big Concerts have released transport information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the Cape Town leg of Bon Jovi's South African tour.

Jon Bon Jovi denies Richie Sambora feud

2013-04-10 20:29

Jon Bon Jovi insists that guitarist Richie Sambora - who suddenly left the band ahead of a show in Calgary, Canada - hasn't fallen out with him over finances, as suggested by some sources.

Elvis Blue to open for Bon Jovi

2013-03-26 11:45

Idols SA winner Elvis Blue has announced that he was approached to be Bon Jovi's supporting act on their Because We Can tour to South Africa in May.

Jon Bon Jovi: Our family is good

2012-11-22 15:54

Jon Bon Jovi says his family is doing "good" and is determined to get past his 19-year-old daughter's recent drug overdose.

Bon Jovi's daughter overdoses on heroin

2012-11-15 09:07

Jon Bon Jovi's daughter has been hospitalised after overdosing on heroin in her college dorm room.

Bon Jovi to gig for Sandy victims

2012-11-01 16:14

Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi, both from hard-hit New Jersey, will be performing at a benefit concert for Superstorm Sandy victims.

'I don't care what the tickets cost'

2012-10-30 11:28

This Chanenl24 user is very glad that Bon Jovi is coming to South Africa and doesn't care what the tickets cost.

Bon Jovi UK tickets cheaper than SA

2012-10-29 13:40

UK Bon Jovi fans will be paying nearly half of what South African fans will be paying for tickets to the rock band's upcoming Because We Can tour.

Bon Jovi ticket details released

2012-10-29 09:45

Big Concerts has announced that only 35% of the available stadium inventory will be made available for pre-sale tickets for Bon Jovi's performances in South Africa.

U2 named highest grossing touring band

2011-12-22 19:25

U2's 360° tour has been named the highest-earning tour of the year, beating a record set by The Rolling Stones for having the highest grossing tour ever.

Bon Jovi - Greatest Hits

2011-02-23 10:00

Surely Bon Jovi were better than this? Weren't they?

Bon Jovi nominated for Rock Hall

2010-09-28 22:36

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has released its list of nominees for induction, which includes the likes of Bon Jovi and Alice Cooper, as well as several former nominees.

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