Jon Bon Jovi

Net Worth: $410'000'000

Jon Bon Jovi

$410'000'000

Jon Bon Jovi’s net worth: Jon Bon Jovi is an American rock star, singer, songwriter, record producer, musician, actor, and philanthropist who has a net worth of $410’000’000. Bon Jovi is best known for being the founder and frontman of the rock band Bon Jovi. The band was formed in 1983 and has seen a million faces and rocked them all. In a typical touring year, Bon Jovi can easily have an earning of 100 to 150’000’000. For example, in 2019, the band grossed $135’000’000 worldwide. In this period, Jon personally earned $40’000’000. Early Life John Francis Bongo Jr. was born on March 2, 1962, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. Both parents are former Marines. His father was a barber. His mother was a Playboy Bunny and later a florist. He comes from an Italian family close to his family. He became interested in music at an early age and started playing guitar and piano when He joined his first band Raze, at 13 years old. Jon attended St John’s. Joseph High School for his freshman and sophomore years and transferred to Sayreville War Memorial High School for his last two years. Jon met David Bryan while in high school, and the two formed the band Atlantic City Expressway. Jon also played clubs and opened for larger local bands at the time as part of John Bongo and the Wild Bones. Jon’s cousin Tony owned a recording studio called The Power Station in New York City. Jon spent his teenage years hanging out there, which led to his first paid singing gig at age 16 on the Christmas Album Star Wars. In the spring of 1983, Jon called his friend David Bryan who called friends bassist Alec John Such and drummer Rico Torres. Not long after, he joined the band guitarist Richie Samoa. Jon and the band recorded their first song Runaway. Jon tried to get New York radio stations to play his single without success until a DJ decided to play the song. Runaway was a dramatic hit and landed in the Top 40. Jon signed a recording contract with Mercury Records, and Bon Jovi was born. In 1984 and 1985, Bon Jovi released their first two albums. Bon Jovi achieved worldwide success with the release of their third album Slippery When Wet, in 1986. ” That album spawned three iconic Bon Jovi hits: “Wanted Dead or Alive”, “You Give Love a Bad Name”, and Living on a Prayer”, the last two of which became number one hits. Slippery When Wet is the most successful album for the band. The band’s next album, “New Jersey”, gave The world The hits “Born to Be Your Baby”, “Lay Your Hands Bon Me”, and “I’ll Be There For You”, among others. As of this writing, Bon Jovi has released 14 studio 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 2’000, “Bounce” in 2002, “Have a Nice Day” in 2005, “Lost Highway” in 2007, “The Circle” in 2009, “What About Now” in 2013, “This House Is Not for Sale” in 2016, and “Bon Jovi: 2020” in 2020. Jon Bon Jovi has dabbled in acting, appearing in film and television titles such as “Moonlight and Valentino”, “U-571”, “Sex and the City”, “The West Wing”, and “Ally McBeal. Jon has earned many awards both as a solo artist and with his band, including a BRIT Award and the Golden Globe Award. Jon has also released two solo albums, Blaze of Glory and Destination Anywhere. In 2009 Bon Jovi was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame As a songwriter. In 2012, Bon Jovi ranked #50 on the list of Billboard Magazine’s “Power 100”, a ranking of the most powerful and influential people In the music business. Bon Jovi has performed more than 2700 concerts for more than 34’000’000 fans in over 50 countries. Bon Jovi was inducted in 2006 into the UK Music Hall Of Fame and in 2018 into the American Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. In 2004 Jon Bon Jovi was the founding and primary owner of the Philadelphia Soul Arena Football League. He’s not part of the franchise anymore. In 2011 Jon expressed interest In buying 15 Falcons for 150’000’000. In 2014 a group of investors, including Jon, had reached the final round of bidding for the Buffalo Bills. In 2006 Jon founded the JBJ Soul Foundation in an effort to break the cycle of poverty and homelessness. He opened his first JBJ Soul Kitchen, a community-based restaurant where customers pay what they can afford, either with cash or volunteering an hour of their time working there, in October 2011. LBJ Soul Kitchen gave free meals to government employees and family members affected by the government shutdown In early 2019. There are three JBJ Soul Kitchens operating in Newark, Toms River, and Red Bank, New Jersey, As of 2020. Newark is on Rutgers university’s campus. In high school, Jon met Dorothea Hurley. Then Jon went on a secret side trip to Las Vegas to marry Dorothea during a Los Angeles stop on Bon Jovi’s New Jersey Syndicate Tour in 1989. They were married on April 29, 1989, in the Graceland Wedding Chapel. The couple has four kids: a daughter, Stephanie (1993), and three sons, Jesse (1995), Jacob (2002), and Romeo (2004). He was named one of The 50 Most Beautiful People In The World In 1996 by People Magazine. People awarded him In 2’000 the title of the Sexiest Rock Star. He’s related to Frank Sinatra. Real Estate Jon has acquired, sold, and developed a number of impressive properties Over the years. New York City In 2007, Jon paid 24’000’000 for a very impressive 7400 square foot penthouse at 158 Mercer Street. The elevator is immediately accessible through The private entrance of The apartment. The penthouse was made up of two floor-high living rooms, each with 11 feet ceilings plus a roof terrace. The roof deck has a private balcony. In 2013 Jovi listed this penthouse for sale for 42’000’000. He ultimately accepted $34’000’000 in June 2015. Also, in 2015, Jon paid $12.88’000’000 for a luxury condo in Manhattan’s West Village with three bedrooms and 4’000 square feet. He initially listed it in June 2018 for $18’000’000, ultimately accepting $15’000’000 in January 2018. Don’t worry about Jon needing a place to rest his head in New York City, though, because in September 2017, he paid $18.94’000’000 for a four-bedroom apartment in Greenwich Village. New Jersey Jon put his 15-acre Middletown, New Jersey mansion on the market In July 2019 for $20’000’000. The six-bedroom, nine-bathroom home designed for Jon has 18’000 square feet of living space. The property sits on The Nave sink River, with 750 feet of water frontage, as well as water views from The breakfast room, family room, dining room, The master bedroom, and one of The other bedrooms. The yard has a heated outdoor pool with cabanas, a pub, and a three-bedroom carriage house built in 1910. The stables on The property were converted to a recording studio. The property is an hour outside of New York City. In 2018 Jon paid $10’000’000 for an oceanfront home In Palm Beach, Florida, just A few minutes away from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort and Breakers Palm Beach. He razed the previous home and built a 5’000-square-foot mansion. He never lived at the property and immediately listed it for sale after construction was completed. Furthermore, he sold it for $20’000’000 in July 2020. Bon the same day that Jon sold his Florida property, he dropped 43’000’000 Bon a new one just over two miles from the house Bon North Ocean Boulevard. The new apartments have two oceanfront terraces, a pool cabana on-site gym wine cellar, and an air-conditioned three-car garage. The home has 10’000 square feet.

ID: 1062389
Published: 19/08/2022
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Mar 02, 1962
Male
1602
Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Record Producer, Composer
United States of America

Present Rank:

1602

Historical Rank:

2458

Date of Birth:

Mar 02, 1962

Date of Death:

Age:

60

Profession:

Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Record Producer, Composer

Nationality:

United States of America

Gender:

Male

Height:

1.78m

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$20’000’000
RANK
#5227
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