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Billy the Kid

Only surviving photograph of William H. Bonney, the late 19th-century outlaw better known as Billy the Kid, who provided the inspiration for Young Guns and "Blaze of Glory."

In Concert, 2007

Bon Jovi's live shows remain a hot ticket today, some 25 years after the band began performing.

In Concert, 1988

Bon Jovi in concert twenty years ago: The hair may be different, but the onstage energy remains the same today.

'80s Version

Jon Bon Jovi was a major heartthrob in the 1980s.

2000s Version

And for many, Jon Bon Jovi remains a major heartthrob today.

Playing the Guitar

Jon Bon Jovi at work, photographed during 2007's Lost Highway sessions.

He's a Cowboy

Jon Bon Jovi on the set of the "Blaze of Glory" music video.

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