A quarter-century after the appearance of signature hits “Wanted Dead or Alive,” “Livin’ on a Prayer,” and “You Give Love a Bad Name,” [lastfm]Bon Jovi[/lastfm] is not only still touring, but the group actually tops the list of best-selling concert tours. According to Pollstar’s mid-year 2010 report, Bon Jovi is the top-grossing concert tour in North America (followed by [lastfm]James Taylor[/lastfm]/[lastfm]Carol King[/lastfm], [lastfm]Taylor Swift[/lastfm], and [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm], among others).Bon Jovi is also second worldwide, bested only by [lastfm]AC/DC[/lastfm].
To see what the fuss is about, and to get fans fired up about Bon Jovi’s upcoming Live on Letterman webcast, we assembled a collection of stellar live shots from the past decade. Check ‘em out, and see how Jon’s (and Richie’s) hairstyles have evolved (or not!) over the years.
Watch Bon Jovi perform a Live on Letterman concert webcast on Tuesday, Nov. 9 at 8pm Eastern (5pm Pacific)!