- Full Name: Peter Gene Hernandez
- Born: 10/08/1985
- Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter and Record Producer
- Marital Status: Single
Bruno Mars Net Worth History
Peter Gene Hernandez is known is better known as Bruno Mars and he is currently one of the hottest producers /singers/songwriters in the music industry. He has a string of hits which includes “Just the Way you Are”, “Locked out of Heaven” and “Grenade”. Mars has been singing and performing all of his life and is currently considered one of the world’s best selling artists of all time.
During his career, Mars has sold over 12 million albums and 68 million singles. He has sold over 130 million singles from his work combined with other sales that he has helped to produce. Mars career had taken off in 2010 and since that time he has had 5 number one singles on the Billboard charts during the start of his career.
Mars’s songs “Just the Way you Are” and “Grenade” are the two most single digital songs of all time. Both of these hits have sold closed to 23 million units combined. Mars music was such as success that in 2013 he was the most played artist on pop radio. Keep in mind that Mars has only been in the business for five years as a professional singer. His music has so much commercial appeal that he is often compared with Elvis Presley in terms of talent and success.
Mars is considered a leading hit maker in the music industry and has worked numerous artists such as Kayne West, Snoop Dogg, BoB, Travie McCoy, Wiz Khalifa, Lil Wayne and Mark Ronson. He has dominated the music charts with 5 number one hits since 2010. Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson’s “Uptown Funk” single is the longest running number one hit single on the Billboard charts in the 2010s. This song has dominated the charts for 13 weeks and is still going strong.
Bruno Mars music is not the only thing that makes him stand out form the competition. His live stage performances are considered some of the best in the industry. Many people who have gone to see his live shows are thoroughly entertained by his showmanship. Mars can dance and entertain as well as he acts and most of his shows generate millions. Fans are typically given more than their money’s worth when they see him and his band known as the Hooligans performing live.
Mars has cemented his legacy as one of the best in the business and he is still young. So, that means that he has many good years left in front of him in terms of musical success and his career. Just about any song that Mars lends his talent to will become a commercial success.
About Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars has never been married and he does not have any children. Some of his biggest influences include Michael Jackson, Prince, Bob Marley and Elvis Presley. He also likes Jimi Hendrix, Carlos Santana George Clinton and Cold Play. Classical music is also a favorite of Mars as well. Mars has borrowed something from each of the artists that have been mentioned here and various other music genres as well. He could be considered a hybrid of all these different influences. Apparently, following all of these artists have helped to make Bruno Mars the successful musician and producer that he has become.