At the 1989 MTV Video Music Awards two legendary rockers sat down and performed two of their band's, as well as the decade's, biggest hits. However, the duo performed the songs armed only with their acoustic guitars.
The response was overwhelmingly positive. The acoustic performance was so indelible that it led to the MTV Unplugged series.
The duo was Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora and the songs they performed were "Livin On A Prayer" and "Wanted Dead or Alive."
Bon Jovi and Sambora inspired the unplugged genre of recording and performing. Every time you hear an artist doing an acoustic set of their biggest hits you can thank Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora.
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