Katie: Jon Bon Jovi
Katie is rocking out this Friday March 15 2013 with Jon Bon Jovi. She’s talking to the rocker dad about his new tour and upcoming album. His bandmates join him for a performance of a new song.
Katie: What About Now Jon Bon Jovi
Jon Bon Jovi shows no signs of slowing down at 51-years-old. He’s just released an album, What About Now, and is on tour with the band. He tells Katie his secrets to staying on top for more than 25 years.
“You pray forgiveness for last night’s sins and you start all over again,” he tells Katie.
Katie: Relief For Sandy
The last time Bon Jovi was on Katie he was talking about the devastation from Super Storm Sandy. He was in London when the storm hit and said his family didn’t take the storm very seriously. When they got home they saw the devastation and destruction that faced their community. The homes were completely destroyed.
He participated in a benefit for the Red Cross along with other celebrities and they raised $23 million. When he visited the people in his area of New Jersey they were excited to see him. They told Bon Jovi the extent of the damage and that a lot of them were homeless.
Katie: Soul Kitchen
Last year, Bon Jovi started a restaurant in Red Bank, New Jersey called Soul Kitchen. It’s a community restaurant where the diners pay what they can. If they are unable to pay, they can volunteer at Soul Kitchen as payment. Families come into a warm setting where everyone is welcome and can share a delicious and nutritious meal together.
Katie: Bon Jovi Performs “Amen”
Jon Bon Jovi is joined by his bandmates, Richie Sambora and David Bryan, to perform a new song from the album What About Now, “Amen.”
The song is a dream about a wonderful woman that he prays about meeting again. This fantasy and vision has changed his whole world.