Bon Jovi is an American (New Jersey) rock band. Their first album was released in 1984 under the title Bon Jovi. Their stardom has spanned four decades with hits in each of them. Bon Jovi is not inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. However, be sure it will happen in the future.
While performing in the 80s, they were categorized as an 80s hair band. However, their power ballads soared them to the top. Their love songs have been played through the decades at high school proms and weddings. All of the Bon Jovi songs listed below are wedding appropriate and perfect for weddings.
Bon Jovi Love Songs
10. All About Lovin’ You
Released in 2003 on album Bounce
Notable Lyrics: “You can take this world away, You’re everything I am, Just read the lines upon my face, I’m all about lovin’ you”
9. (You Want To) Make A Memory
Released in 2007 on album Lost Highway
Notable Lyrics: “You could sing a melody to me, And I could write a couple lines, You wanna make a memory”
8. I’d Die For You
Released in 1986 on album Slippery When Wet
Notable Lyrics: “If it came right down to me and you, You know it’s true, Baby I’d die for you”
7. Thank You For Loving Me
Released in 2000 on album Crush
Notable Lyrics: “I never knew I had a dream, Until that dream was you”
6. Born To Be My Baby
Released in 1988 on album New Jersey
Notable Lyrics: “You were born to be my baby, And baby, I was made to be your man”
5. Bed Of Roses
Released in 1993 on album Keep the Faith
Notable Lyrics: “About all of the things that I long to believe, About love and the truth and, What you mean to me, And the truth is baby you’re all that I need”
4. Wanted Dead Or Alive
Released in 1987 on album Slippery When Wet
Not really a love song but a well known song great as a wedding entrance or last dance song for Bon Jovi lovers. The acoustic beginning can also be used to accent events.
3. I’ll Be There For You
Released in 1989 on album New Jersey
Notable Lyrics: “I’ll be there for you, These five words I swear to you, When you breathe I want to be the air for you, I’ll be there for you”
2. Livin’ On A Prayer
Released 1986 on album Slippery When Wet
Notable Lyrics: “It doesn’t make a difference if we make it or not, We’ve got each other and that’s a lot for love, We’ll give it a shot”
Released in 1994 on album Cross Road
Notable Lyrics: “I will love you baby, Always and I’ll be there, Forever and a day, Always”
You may notice the songs “Bad Medicine” and “You Give Love A Bad Name”. If these songs mean lots to you, then by all means go ahead and play them at your wedding. For the rest of us, these songs will leave a bad taste in our mouth. Bad Medicine and You Give Love A Bad Name do not really tell the story of a love story song appropriate for a wedding.
Matt loves listening to any music style he can understand the words. He lives in the wedding capital of the world, Las Vegas, with his wife Sharon. Matt's other likes include craft beer, baseball, and traveling.