Ricevette la sua prima chitarra a sette anni, ma solo a dieci iniziò a suonarla con serietà, prendendo lezioni da un maestro del suo quartiere.
A tredici anni fondò la sua prima band, che si chiamava "Starz"; ma riuscì a tenere un solo concerto anche perché già esisteva una band molto più popolare con lo stesso nome.
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Ava Sambora clearly loves having fun in the water, but she certainly didn’t splash out on her swimwear to enjoy her latest paddle boarding experience.
In seguito, John partecipò ad un provino per il film Footloose e fu scelto per il ruolo di protagonista dalla Paramount, che aveva intenzione di cambiare la sceneggiatura da ballerino a stella del rock.
Of course, modeling is already old hat for Ava, who once posed alongside Heather for L' Oreal at a very young age.
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“I lost my brother in a car wreck when I was 14 years old,” he said.
“Later in life, when I decided I wanted to be a country singer, my dad always told me, ‘Son, you should write a song about your brother.’ I lost my dad in January, and it’s so amazing to me that tonight — even after he’s gone — he’s still right.” Luckily for Richie, he got to know both of his fathers before the tragic 1990 car crash that took his life.