Free piano sheet music from Bruno Mars
About Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars, by his real name Peter Gene Hernandez, was born in 1985, on the 8th of October, in Honolulu, Hawaii.
He was raised in the Waikiki neighborhood of Honolulu.
Bruno Mars is the son of Peter Hernandez and Bernadette "Bernie" San Pedro Bayot, whom died on 1st of June 2013.
He is a voice artist, singer-songwriter, choreographer and record producer, currently living in the USA. His first contact with the world of music was with Motown Records.
After an unsuccessful period beside Motown, he signed with Atlantic Records in 2009. The big impact of Mars was after appearing vocally and aiding the hooks' writing for B.o.B's hit "Nothin' on You", and Travie McCoy's "Billionaire". He also co-authored K'naan's "Wavin' Flag", Flo Rida and Kesha's "Right Round", and Cee Lo Green's "F**k You!".
His first studio album, "Doo-Wops & Hooligans", was released in October 2010. It became number three on the Billboard 200. He was nominated for seven Grammies at the 53rd edition of the Grammy Awards. He won "Best Male Pop Vocal Performance" for the hit "Just the Way You Are".
He also appeared beside famous rap artists Eminem and Bad vs. Evil in the hit "Fighters".
His second album was released in 2012 under the name "Unorthodox Jukebox" (released on December 11, 2012).
Bruno Mars has sold 10 million albums around the world.
Bruno Mars' music is composed from a variety of styles and influences. He also incorporates reggae and Motown inspired sounds into the music that he makes. It's composed from elements of many musical genres.
His music was composed beside various artists from various genres. Little Richard, Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson was the influence Bruno Mars had as a child.
At a young age, he would impersonate his idols.
In the year 2011, Bruno Mars became the world's digital best-selling artist.
Bruno Mars had three singles in the top ten, including first place with "Just the Way You Are". The song was sold in over 12.5 million copies world wide.
Bruno Mars Mars won Best International Male Solo Artist at the 2012 BRIT Awards.
|Birth name:||Peter Gene Hernandez|
|Born:||October 8, 1985 in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.|
|Genres:||Pop, Reggae, Soul, R&B, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Rock|
|Occupations:||Singer-Songwriter, Record Producer, Musician, Voice Artist, Choreographer|
|Instruments:||Vocals, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Piano, Harmonica, Beatbox|
|Labels:||Universal Motown, Atlantic, Elektra|
|Discography:||-Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010)|
-Unorthodox Jukebox (2012)
|Filmography:||-Honeymoon in Vegas|
-Saturday Night Live
-The Cleveland Show
-Bernadette "Bernie" San Pedro Bayot