The ‘Livin’ On A Prayer’ hitmaker has recalled his time working at the Vitality Station recording studio in Original York when he was 18, and on one occasion he bumped into The Rolling Stones.
Appearing on Gary Kemp and Guy Pratt’s ‘Rockonteurs’ podcast, he said: “I’ll never forget this, I was out of doorways paying my cabby… and The Stones purchased out of whatever car it was they have been getting out of.
“At the same time, they have been going into [The Power Station] studio and a photographer jumps out of a trash bin and the paparazzi starts taking photos. I swear to god this is lawful.
“The Stones, they originate up the door of the studio… Wyman, Mick and Keith. They lumber into the studio. The photographer is screaming, ‘Mick, Mick, Mick! Give us a narrate!’
“And I swear to you, he grabs me and these young folks and he says, ‘Here’s my current band, The Frogs’ And we took a fnarrate.”
Bon Jovi, now 59 , also revealed he once saw David Bowie and Queen’s Freddie Mercury at the studio one evening as they worked on their 1981 hit ‘Beneath Strain’.
He admitted: “No person believes what I saw.”
Meanwhile, the Grammy-winning star has appeared in a host of films and TV reveals during his career, but he prefers working in the tune business.
In fact, Bon Jovi admitted he “may now not wait” to escape the Hollywood tradition.
He previously said: “I purchased the house in Malibu, saw the guys who are looking over your shoulder to glance in the occasion that they may tranquil lumber talk to anyone else. That total way of life was so vapid to me. I couldn’t wait to fetch away from it.”