Bruno Mars Net Worth, Salary, Early Life, Career, Affairs and MorePosted By: Haider Ali | March 13, 2018
Bruno Mars Introduction:
Bruno Mars is an American singer, dancer, record producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and also raised in the same city. As well as, he belongs to a family of musicians. So he has started performing in various musical venues at a young age in his hometown throughout his childhood.
Mars has completed his graduation from high school, and after this, he moved towards Los Angeles to continue his career in music. Here he had made his affiliation with the Motown Records, and unfortunately, he got slipped from there. After dropping from Motown Records in 2009, he has signed a contract with Atlantic Records.
In the same year, he had co-formed the production team The Smeezingtons. Through this production B.o., B released a single with the title of “Nothing on You” and also Travie McCoy released another single titled “Billionaire.” He appeared on the hooks for both singles, and also after that, he recognized as a solo artist.
In 2010 he released his debut studio album with the title of Doo-Wops & Hooligans. Two singles of the album have reached the international and U.S Billboard Hot 100 charts such as “Grenade” and “Just the Way You Are.” Both of these singes have topped the charts. As well as, the album has contains the number-four single titled “The Lazy Song.”
After two years of that in 2012 Mars has released his second studio album with the title of Unorthodox Jukebox. This album has got immense success and also peaked at number one in the United States. As well as, its singles reached number one in the USA such as “When I Was Your Man” and “Locked Out of Heaven.” This album’s another single “Treasure” has named as the number five single in many charts.
In 2014, Mars made his attachment with Mark Ronson on “Uptown Funk,” a single which performed well on many music charts worldwide, including the UK, New Zealand, Canada, US, and Australia.
Childhood & Early Life of Bruno Mars:
Bruno Mars was born as Peter Gene Hernandez on 8 October 1985, in Honolulu, Hawaii. His father name was Peter Hernandez, and his mother name was Bernadette “Bernie” San Pedro Bayot. By profession, his father was a Latin percussionist while his mother was a singer cum dancer.
He has five more siblings. And also he had got his surname as Bruno in his childhood. From his childhood, he has introduced with a diverse variety of music from his parents. Naturally, he had inclined towards the performing arts because both of his parents were professional performers.
When he was just three years old one of his uncles, an Elvis impersonator had forced and also encouraged him to perform in front of people on the stage. Soon after that, he has started performing with his family band and also he got fame in his hometown for his impression of Elvis Presley.
He has completed his high school education from the President Theodore Roosevelt High School and also got his graduate degree from the same institute in 2003. While he was in his school, he always performed in his school band and the set the band name as The School Boys.
Peter Gene Hernandez Professional Career:
Soon after completing his graduation he has moved towards Los Angeles, California to pursue his music career. As well as, at the same time he has chooses the name Bruno Mars as his stage name.
In 2004, he signed a music contract with Motown Records, through this label he has not released anything but also got the opportunity to meet the record producer and songwriter Phillip Lawrence. Because Phillip Lawrence had also signed a contract with the record.
Phillip Lawrence introduced Bruno in 2006 to his future manager A&R at Atlantic Records Aaron Bay-Schuck. Soon after that, he has signed a deal with Atlantic Records and also it has proved the breakthrough for his career.
In addition to his career as a singer, in 2009 Bruno Mars made his affiliation with Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine to form the record production and songwriting team The Smeezingtons. After the formation of the team, it has got much popularity and fame throughout the region.
This band honored to work with many prominent singers, songwriters and producers and also they had won a number of prestigious awards such as ASCAP Pop Music Awards for Songwriters.
After releasing and achieving the immense success, he formed a tour in June 2013 with the title of The Moonshine Jungle Tour. Bruno has begun his career from North America and visit all the way through Oceania and Europe in October 2014 before ending the tour in North America.
Bruno Mars Awards & Achievements:
In 2012 and 2014 he has received five nominations for BRIT awards and also he has received three of these nominations. He has received the awards in the category International Male Solo Artist.
As well as, he had nominated for the prestigious Grammy Awards 18 times in his life. And also he has won two awards from all these. In 2011 he won first this award in the category of Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for “Just The Way You Are” and the other award he won in 2014 in the category of Best Pop Vocal Album for “Unorthodox Jukebox.”
Bruno Mars had also won 14 awards from ASCAP. Such as three for the Most Performed Song “Treasure” in 2014, “When I Was Your Man,” and for “Locked Out of Heaven.”
Personal Life & Legacy of Bruno Mars:
In 2009 he first time met with singer and actress, Rita Ora. Both of them have started dating each other. As well as, both of them have tied the knot of their relation. In 2011 both of them split due to work pressures.
As well as, in the same year he has started dating model Jessica Caban.
Bruno Mars Net Worth:
According to latest reports and analysis, Bruno Mars’s net worth has an estimated value of 110 million USD. He earns his entire fortune through his singing career.