Livin’ on a Prayer
|“Livin’ on a Prayer”|
|Songwriter(s)||Jon Bon Jovi Richie Sambora Desmond Child|
|Bon Jovi singles chronology|
They called her Gina because she reminded them of (Italian actress) Gina Lollobrigida. So we started the song off with Johnny and Gina because Johnny was my original name. And (Jon) said, “I can’t be singing about Johnny.
“6 string ” is a slang term for guitar and “in hock ” means he sold it to a pawn shop. Basically, it means Tommy’s guitar is in the pawn shop.
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Lest you think Jon Bon Jovi’s new Palm Beach, Fla. mansion is his only home, let us remind you that he also has a chateau in New Jersey. You read that correctly — the singer has a French-inspired chateau in his hometown of Middletown, N.J., according to CNBC.
1 in November 1986, and ” Livin’ on a Prayer ” reached No. 1 on Feb. 14, 1987, and stayed there for four weeks. It’s the band’s longest-running top hit, and its lead characters, Tommy and Gina, have become part of rock mythology.
Jon Bon Jovi Richie Sambora Max Martin its my life (высокий минус) / Композиторы Rockstar Jon Bon Jovi shares the inspiration for Bon Jovi’s song “It’s My Life,” which was in part inspired by the legendary singer Frank Sinatra’s lyrics, I did it my way. Plus, Jon talks about how writing a song from a “pure place” gives him a greater chance of resonating with listeners.
Will Estes (as Tommy ) and Shiri Appleby (as Gina ) are the two main characters. At the beginning, Tommy is watching a video of a Bon Jovi concert on his computer when he is ordered by his mother to take out the trash.
Bon Jovi is also a blood relative to the late great singer Frank Sinatra , who was Bon Jovi’s great uncle on his father’s side, according to a May 1988 issue of Spin Magazine (page 22). Bon Jovi has two brothers, Anthony and Matthew.
The musical instrument we call a “guitar” normally has six strings , although there are 12- string models. Sometimes ” six – string ” is used colloquially to refer to a guitar (as opposed to a banjo, for example, which can have four or five strings ) Yeah, completely right!
Jon Bon Jovi was shot through the heart with Cupid’s arrow when he met his longtime wife, Dorothea Hurley, more than four decades ago. Since then, the iconic “Livin’ on a Prayer” singer has been living a life of bliss with his high school sweetheart. Now it’s time you learn all about her!
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Bon Jovi describes himself as a recovering Catholic .