“A return to joy” Bon Jovi’s new album marks 40th anniversary

Iconic rock band Bon Jovi celebrates 40 years with new studio album. Source: Getty Images.

Bon Jovi, the iconic Hall of Fame rock band that has captured hearts worldwide for decades, is back with an electrifying new album that promises to ignite the airwaves and captivate listeners once again.

With their signature blend of anthemic rock melodies and heartfelt lyrics, the band continues to push boundaries and redefine their sound in their latest musical offering, Forever.

Having already debuted their lead single, Legendary, this is the band’s 16th studio album and has been launched as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations.

The rockers, led by frontman Jon Bon Jovi (62) will release, Forever, on June 7.

About their exciting new album Bon Jovi said, “This record is a return to joy. From the writing, through the recording process, this is turn-up-the-volume, feel-good Bon Jovi.”

Stalwart fans were quick to congratulate the band on their significant milestone and express their excitement for the upcoming the new album.

“Have my fingers crossed for a special edition with a CD of hits, given the Forever title. A dozen classics and a dozen new tracks. So tasty. I adore the new song, Jon sounds incredible, thank God he got back his iconic voice.”

““Legendary” feels like home to me! Love it!”

“Legendary is really good!”

Thank you for this!! This is part of what my life is all about – new Bon Jovi music!!”

Love the new song  Thank you to Jon and the whole band for this record.”

The band is best known for crowd-pleasing and wildly popular hits including Livin’ On A Prayer, It’s My Life, You Give Love A Bad Name and Thank You For Loving Me.

The new record includes track titles We Made It Look Easy, Kiss The Bride and Living In Paradise, as well as the new single.

The band announced earlier this year they will commemorate their self-titled debut with the digital release of Bon Jovi Deluxe Edition.

Fans can also look forward to the release of an exclusive limited edition ruby colour vinyl LP later this month and a limited edition cassette on April 5.

Furthermore, the band which includes keyboardist David Bryan, drummer Tico Torres, guitarist Phil X and bassist Hugh McDonald,  are also the subject of a four-part Hulu docuseries, titled Thank You, Goodnight: The Bon Jovi Story.

The docuseries will launch on April 26 and is a gripping journey through the highs and lows of one of history’s most iconic rock bands.

From their humble beginnings in New Jersey to conquering stadiums worldwide, this absorbing narrative delves deep into the personal struggles, triumphs, and untold stories behind Bon Jovi’s meteoric rise to fame.

With exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes anecdotes, and a soundtrack of hits that defined generations, Thank You, Goodnight offers fans an intimate glimpse into the heart and soul of the band that rocked the world and just about every wedding since the 1980s.

Overflowing with passion, energy, and the timeless spirit that has made them legends, Bon Jovi’s new album is a testament to their enduring talent and unwavering dedication to their craft.

-With AP

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