New Jersey is Bon Jovi's fourth album, released on September 13, 1988. Approximate sales were in excess of 7 million copies in the United States and over 18 million copies worldwide. The album is the band's third highest selling album worldwide, and their second highest selling album in the United States.
New Jersey was an immediate success, debuting at #1 in the United States and across the world. Additionally, it spawned two #1 singles, "Bad Medicine" and the ballad "I'll Be There for You".
New Jersey holds the record for the rock album to spawn the most Top 10 singles, with five singles charting on the Top 10 of the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. No other hard rock album has since equaled or broken this feat.
New Jersey was supported by the massive New Jersey Syndicate Tour, which ran from 1988 to 1990.
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