John Francis Bongiovi Jr., better known as Bon Jovi, was born on March 2, 1962 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey. The singer/songwriter knew he wanted to be a rockstar early in his teen years. Bon Jovi sings, plays the guitar, harmonica, piano and is also a record producer, actor and philanthropist. He became the frontman for the rock band Bon Jovi which formed in the 1980s. Bon Jovi debuted two solo albums along side 12 studio albums with his band, that has sold over 130,000,000 albums globally. He also has a prominent acting career starring in movie such as, U-571 and Moonlight and Valentino and appearances on TV shows Ally McBeal and Sex and the City.