Bon Jovi brought the This House Is Not For Sale Tour inside of PPL Center on May 2! Ready to fly, #captainkidd #jonbonjovi #bonjovi #bonjovirockhall. Musician and actor Jon Bon Jovi is best known as the lead singer and founder of the rock band Bon Jovi. Born John Francis Bongiovi Jr. on March 2, , in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, Jon Bon Jovi knew in his early teens that he wanted to be a rock star. He formed the band Bon Jovi in.