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Longtime rocker Jon Bon Jovi celebrates his 50th on March 2. The New Jersey native, husband and father of four is best known for fronting the band Bon Jovi. Formed in 1984, together the band has toured globally and released 11 studio albums, four of which went to number one on the Billboard charts, according to Rolling Stone.
Bon Jovi is preparing to headline the Bamboozle Festival on May 19 in Asbury Park, NJ. The three-day event is primarily known for catering to young artists and fans, yet Bon Jovi, which has been a band for nearly three decades, will be performing on the main stage that Saturday, helping the festival to ring in its 10th anniversary.
In December 2011, Bon Jovi starred opposite several of Hollywood's finest, including Robert De Niro and Halle Barry, in the film "New Year's Eve." The role didn't require Bon Jovi to stretch much: He played a rock star. He has appeared in a dozen other films.
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