Bon Joviwas formed in 1983 in Sayreville, New Jersey. By 1985, the band had released two albums and their debut single“Runaway” cracked the Top 40. A year later, the band achieved widespread success and global recognition with their third album,“Slippery When Wet,” which sold over 20 million copies alone and included three Top 10 singles, two of which released at number one. Bon Jovihas released 14 studio albums, five compilations, and three live albums. They have sold more than 100 million records worldwide.
The heart-and-dagger Bon Jovi logo appears in the times of the band’s New Jersey tour in the early 1980s. It features a red heart with a dagger stabbing it vertically, and golden wings projecting from the dagger’s grip. According to some, the logo symbolizes Virgin Mary’s suffering over the death of her son - Jesus Christ. Others say it depicts love and pain. Design Details
Text: Stylized“Bon Jovi”
Black t-shirt featuring the heart-and-dagger Bon Jovi logo. A dagger penetrates a heart vertically, with two golden wings spread wide.