Bon Jovi's You Give Love A Bad Name was written by Jon Bon Jovi, Desmond Child, and Richie Sambora. Directed by Wayne Isham, the video was filmed at the Olympic Auditorium in Los Angeles
"Shot through the heart – and your'e to blame. Darlin' you give love a bad name."
The first single from Bon Jovi's 1986 album Slippery When Wet, You Give Lova A Bad Name was Bon Jovi's first Number One hit on the Billboard Hot 100, was named the 20th greatest hard rock song of all time by VH1, and ranked Number 68 on the 1990 ZRock 1000.