Jon Bon Jovi: Living on a Prayer, Limping on a Stage

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When the union went on strike, did Tommy give up?

When tips at the diner were sparse, did Gina throw in her apron?

No and no. Therefore, legendary rocker Jon Bon Jovi - inspired by the characters he created for the iconic single "Livin on a Prayer" - continued with his concert in New Jersey over the weekend, despite a serious leg injury sustained during the set.

Said a spokesperson afterward: "Jon Bon Jovi sustained a torn calf muscle. [He] made light of the injury and went on to close the show... The band ended the night together, thanking the capacity hometown crowd, and assisting Jon off the stage."

The development won't stop Bon Jovi from playing every stop of its tour this summer. Watch the injured lead singer in action below:

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Jon B J: Way to be a Trooper,Jon! Way to show everyone what Classic Rockers are made-of!! I sincerely hope you're getting better from this leg ailment,and I send only the best of Wishes for a Speedy-recovery! Can't wait to catch you in action on-stage again,bro'! Rock-On,Jon! ROCK-ON!!! Later;Hollywood---Out...


Bon Jovi belongs on a sit-com "Twerp in the Family"