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October 8, 1985 in Honolulu
Los Angeles, CA, United States
Peter Gene Hernandez
Bruno Mars is an American pop singer, songwriter and producer. His music incorporates elements of rock, R&B and reggae. He initially came to prominence by co-writing and performing the hooks to the Nothin' on You by B.o.B and Billionaire by Travie McCoy. Both songs are certified Gold in the US. Mars has released two studio albums: Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010) and Unorthodox Jukebox (2012). Both albums are certified double Platinum in the US. Doo-Wops & Hooligans spawned two US number one singles: Just the Way You Are and Grenade. Unorthodox Jukebox achieved the same feat with the singles Locked Out of Heaven and When I Was Your Man.