Bon Jovi and Bryan Adams, they were going to do a tour together this summer, decided to cancel their dates, in the midst of the crisis of COVID-19. The tour was scheduled to begin June 10 in the state of Washington and will last until 28 July, with a final stop at Madison Square Garden in New York city. To give the fans an immediate refund of their tickets, the band decided to cancel the tour altogether, rather than postpone the shows until next year.
Bon Jovi, whose fifteenth studio album, Bon Jovi: 2020, will be launched on the 15th of may, made a statement on their web site and social networks today, writing that, “due to the global pandemic is in progress, since it is not feasible for Bon Jovi tour this summer. Given these difficult times, we have taken the decision to cancel the tour completely. This will allow the ticket holders to get refunds to help them pay their bills or buy groceries. These are difficult times. You’ve always been there for us and we will always be there for you. Hope to see you all again on the tour when we can be together safely. We will continue to send news and updates about the tours of Bon Jovi in the coming weeks and months. “
Bryan Adams, who recently released his fourteenth studio album, Shine A Light, also announced the cancellation on their social networks, writing: “Staying healthy is the number one priority and I am eager to get out to you as soon as possible.”
In related news, the keyboardist of Bon Jovi, David Bryan, announced yesterday the fantastic news that he had survived his fight from a month with COVID-19. Meanwhile, the leader Jon Bon Jovi has worked hard to help those affected by the virus in his native New Jersey. In addition to working non-stop in his JBJ Soul Kitchen in Red Bank, which offers meals to the community in need of the area, also participates in the charity concert “Jersey 4 Jersey” Wednesday.
The virtual event will feature fellow famous of New Jersey, including Bruce Springsteen, Tony Bennett, Halsey, Kelly Ripa and Danny DeVito. In an interview with The Howard Stern Show, Bon Jovi confirmed that it will debut a new song, “Do What You Can” benefit. The recently fans enlisted to share their own stories for the second verse of the song, which is about the current crisis. She also told Stern that “I should” Livin ‘ on a prayer”, because it is a very important song for many people, and brings us back to the happiest days “.
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