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This was written for the film Romeo Is Bleeding
, but Jon Bon Jovi didn't like the film so he shelved the song and released it later. The film got its title from the Tom Waits song
This was Bon Jovi's best-selling single in the UK, where it sold over 560,000 copies.
Bon Jovi didn't play the electric version of this song live for 5 years. The acoustic arrangement that appears on the This Left Feels Right album was performed during the Have A Nice Day tour (2005-06), and no version was performed on the Lost Highway tour until April 20, 2008 in Des Moines, Iowa when the original version was played. After the Des Moines show, "Always" became a semi-regular for the rest of the tour. (thanks, Lee-Ann - Perth, Australia)
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?
Only Madonna, Beyoncé, Janet Jackson and Rihanna have more #1 Dance hits than Kristine.
The Garbage drummer/songwriter produced the Nirvana album Nevermind
, and Smashing Pumpkins' Gish
and Siamese Dream