‘I’m honored’, said the singer in gratitude on social media; event takes place in February 2024
The musician Jon Bon Jovi will be honored for his philanthropic work next year. The organization MusiCares chose the singer to represent the “Person of the Year” category and defined the reason for the selection. “In addition to his long creative achievements, we are celebrating Jon Bon Jovi for his impactful philanthropic work,” he explained. The ceremony takes place on February 2, 2024, in Los Angeles, 2024. On social media, Bon Jovi Thank you for choosing. “I’m honored. This is the chance for us, in the music, to reciprocate the impact that is made on our lives”, he said. MusiCares is a non-profit entity that, like the Grammy Awards, is part of the “Recording Academy”, an organization that brings together figures from the music market. In addition to Bon Jovi, other music stars were also honored by this initiative. This is the case of Tony Bennett (1995), Elton John (1997), Bono Vox (2003), Aretha Franklin (2008), Neil Young (2010), Paul McCartney (2012) and Bob Dylan (2015).