Bruno Mars, born Peter Gene Hernandez, was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. The musician is known for his amazing stage performances, retro showmanship and for writing in a wide range of musical styles, including pop, R&B, funk, soul, reggae, disco, and rock. Mars moved to Los Angeles in 2003 to pursue a professional musical career and rose to fame in 2010 with the success of being featured on “Nothin’ on You” by B.o.B and “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy. That year, Mars released his debut studio pop/R&B album Doo-Wops & Hooligans, which became a classic with featured hits: “Grenade,” “The Lazy Song,” “Talking To The Moon,” “Count On Me,” “Just the Way You Are” and “Marry You.”
From then, Bruno Mars came out with his second studio album, Unorthodox Jukebox in 2012 and his third studio album four years later in 2016, 24K Magic. In 2021, Mars and Anderson .Paak formed the musical duo known as Silk Sonic, releasing their funky collaborative studio album An Evening with Silk Sonic, which delved into ’70s R&B and soul.
Mars has sold over 130 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. He recently became the first artist to receive six Diamond-certified songs in the United States and has been regarded as a pop icon due to his influential career.
We have compiled our ten favorite Bruno Mars songs. See what they are below: