07/21/2104: Although the band members are three times the pop star's age, MiKe Love, lead singer of the Beach Boys, said that the group would be thrilled to work with Mars. Love explained that he appreciates the "old-school" characteristics of Mars and his work, and admires his overall talent and showmanship. Love then went even further, likening Mars to the legendary James Brown! It will be interesting to see what musical creations this combination of artists could bring about.
07/08/2104: When Mars' show began at the Wireless festival, he was not receiving the attention of the crowd that a star like him usually attracts. The audience was distracted by festival foods, other acts, social media, and they had just been soaked to their underpants by a rain shower. Needless to say, it was a tough crowd to begin with. Mars was not satisfied with that, and told the ladies in the crowd to put down their phones. Once he said that, the show got moving and he charmed the crowd the way he always does. His wide vocal range, catchy sing-along songs and Michael Jackson-esque dance moves won over the audience in a heart beat.
07/01/2014: Last year, a young girl by the name of Zumya Thorpe had her pregnant mother and two sisters taken from her by the carelessness of a drunk driver. She suffered major brain damage, and while she was recovering she listened to Mars' music. She would walk to the beat of his hits, and eventually even sang along. The doctors are convinced that Mars' music was instrumental in the healing process, and on Saturday, Thorpe was able to meet Mars and even listen to him serenade her.
06/23/2014: You may not have questioned Bruno Mars' headlining the half-time show at the Super Bowl this year, but in doing so, he did something no one had ever done before. He performed the halftime show after releasing only two albums. His ability to work an arena, overwhelming stage presence and endless musical ability allowed him to book one of the best gigs in the country. Better luck next time, Justin Timberlake.
6/11/2014: Bruno Mars has recently been working with boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who is currently reaching out to the country in Africa where he previously earned his legendary “Rumble in the Jungle” fight forty years ago. The museum and cultural center dedicated to Ali released plans for a benefit concert that will feature Bruno Mars in Louisville-Ali's hometown. The concert will be aired via satellite in Congo, and the funds raised by the event will be directed toward the betterment of the country's youth.
4/17/2014: Bruno Mars is always there to help a good cause when he
can which is why he has agreed to donate his time and four VIP
tickets for his upcoming Madison Square Garden concert to a charity
auction. The winner will get the privilege to meet Mars backstage
before the concert with proceeds going to the Stephen Gaynor School
which helps over 300 children with learning difficulties.
4/16/2014: The hit show The Voice is in its playoff round as it
begins to narrow down to the final group of contestants to see who
will be the “Voice.” In the playoff round singer Josh
Kauffman chose to sing the challenging Bruno Mars’ “It
Will Rain” which wowed judges and helped propel him into the
next round. Mars himself will be performing this weekend in his
4/15/2014: Bruno Mars will play in his native Hawaii for the first
time since headlining the Super Bowl Halftime show earlier this year
on Friday in Honolulu. Since that memorable performance Bruno Mars
tickets have increased a bump in ticket prices for his Moonshine
Jungle Tour which sees prices average $611 for his Friday concert.
4/14/2014: This weekend pop singer Bruno Mars will return to his
homeland of Hawaii to perform two concerts at the Neal S. Blaisdell
Center Arena in Honolulu. Mars will play at the venue on back to back
nights Friday and Saturday and has seen great demand for Bruno Mars
tickets as both shows combine for an average ticket price of $415.
4/11/2014: It has just come to light that Bruno Mars among
others will be headlining the Wireless Festival in London later on this summer.
Mars joins a list that includes Kanye West, Drake and Outkast for this festival
which is slated to take place July 4th through the 6th in England.
4/10/2014: Bruno Mars just seems to be one of the most
genuinely happy people in the music business with a smile seemingly always on
the singers face. Yesterday he found yet another reason to show his million
dollar smile as he was nominated for three Billboard Music Awards: Top Artist,
Top Male Artist and Top Radio Songs Artist. Bruno Mars tickets for his
Moonshine Jungle Tour are some of the hardest to get this summer so be sure to
get yours now rather than risk them selling out.
4/9/2014: On Tuesday singer Bruno Mars made a stop in Seoul, Korea to
perform as part of his Moonshine Jungle Tour. Mars is presently
touring all over Asia now before coming back to America later this
year. Bruno will now head to Osaka and Tokyo to perform in both
4/8/2014: Bruno Mars is a man of many talents, and that list has just
gotten a little bit bigger as he will not only be a part of the
soundtrack for the upcoming sequel “Rio 2” he will also
be featured in the animated movie as well. Mars will voice the part
of Roberto in the new movie who takes a liking to Anne Hathaways
character Jewel on the big screen.
4/7/2014: Bruno Mars may not currently be touring in the United
States but that hasn’t stopped tickets for his Moonshine Jungle
tour from selling out. The singer who just wrapped up his latest
concert in Beijing is currently preparing for shows in his native
Hawaii in two weeks but will first head to South Korea and Japan.
4/4/2014: Since performing in the Super Bowl Halftime show two months
ago Bruno Mars tickets continue to be one of the most sought after
tickets in the county. Of the 48 shows on his upcoming Moonshine
Jungle Tour an astonishing 27 are sold out which has driven up Bruno
Mars ticket prices in the past few weeks.
4/3/2014: On Twitter last night pop sensation Justin Bieber tweeted
out something that got the entire online community buzzing, that
being #JustinBieberFtBrunoMars which instantly began trending all
over the globe. This tweet means that a collaboration between the two
pop singers will more than likely come out in the coming months which
surely be played all over the radios whenever it does drop.
4/2/2014: Bruno Mars Moonshine Jungle Tour is off and running on the
other side of the globe in Asia. Bruno Mars played in front of a sell
out crowd of 11,000 in Singapore last night his performance on stage
brought back memories of the late Michael Jackson with his great
dance moves and bright smile.
4/1/2014: While many of his music stars peers are off relaxing and preparing for their tours later on this year, superstar Bruno Mars is currently on the Asian leg of his Moonshine Jungle Tour. Tonight Mars will be performing in the Xinyi District in Taiwan and won't be stateside until later on this month when he will come to Hawaii.
3/28/2014: Yesterday the cast of the TV show “The Soul Man”
did a karaoke version of the pop singer Bruno Mars massive hit
“Nothin’ on You” in a live episode of the show. The
hilarious version of the iconic song was so bad that not even
Autotune or the special guests could save the song from being a flop.
3/26/14: Today marked the release of the lineup for Summerfest, the
biggest festival in the world which is held in Milwaukee over the
span of 11 days with countless artists on the bill to perform.
Headlining this amazingly large festival will be none other than
Bruno Mars who has taken his career to the next level after an awe
inspiring Super Bowl Halftime performance earlier this year.
3/26/14: Bruno Mars recently played an ‘explosive’ show
in the Philippines where he gets a part of his ancestry. The pop
superstar took to a stage that was rigged with pyrotechnics and
played in front of an electric crowd with fire shooting up from
behind him. Mars even went on to thank the crowd supporting him being
part Filipino himself.
3/25/14 - After the recent success of musical movies Fox has
decided to release a follow up to their 2010 movie “Rio.”
Bruno Mars will be featured on the album for the upcoming “Rio
2” along with others like Janelle Monae and B.o.B. which is
projected to be one of the better selling soundtracks of the year.
3/24/14: Bruno Mars - Bruno Mars is currently out and about on tour in Asia
to promote his latest album after one of the most memorable Super
Bowl Halftime performances in recent memory. Mars was just in Bangkok
when he stumbled upon a vendor selling a pirated version of his CD to
which the he reacted jokingly with “WhatayaGonnaDo.”
3/21/14: A recent video has gone viral of a baby dancing himself
awake to Bruno’s hit “Runaway Baby.” You can check
out the video here…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5V5bNnA-Lg.
A pretty great way to start your morning. If you want to be dancing
like baby Christian, grab your Bruno Mars tickets today!
3/20/14: Bruno announced he will be performing at Brad Pitt’s
“Make It Right” Gala on May 17th in New
Orleans. He will also be in New Orleans a few weeks later at the
Smoothie King Center. You can find tickets here for that event all
the way up to the date of the performance.
3/19/14: Bruno Mars is playing the role of Roberto, a Blue Macaw
bird, in the upcoming 3D animated film Rio 2. The movie hits cinemas
on April 9th and is expected to bring in a pretty
significant haul due to the strong showing of the first Rio movie.
For Bruno fans, make sure to check it out while it’s in
3/18/14: Bruno Mars wrapped up his Australian and New Zealand leg of
his Moonshine Jungle Tour with another stellar performance to a sold
out crowd at Auckland’s Vector Arena. He’ll have a few
nights off before his Asian leg of the tour kicks in March 20th
from Bangkok, Thailand, which is yet another sold out show.
3/17/24: Bruno Mars performed at Auckland’s Vector Arena in New
Zealand Saturday night to rave reviews. This was his second visit to
New Zealand and a packed and loud crowd were brought to their feet
for the Super Bowl halftime-performer. He opened with Moonshine and
played all of his hits during a phenomenal show.
3/14/14: Bruno gets to take a breather from his Moonshine
Jungle Tour tonight, as he has a day off to travel from Brisbane, Australia to
Auckland, New Zealand. He’ll have two
shows in Auckland this Friday and Saturday before taking another brief respite
before traveling to Thailand for a sold out Bangkok show March 20th.
3/13/14: Bruno is currently in Australia for a few more performances
before he heads over to Thailand on March 20th for a show
in Bangkok. He will be touring Asia through the middle of April and
he will then start his North American leg of the tour April 18th
2/3/2014 – Bruno Mars put on a clinic at halftime of the
Super Bowl. The
Bruno Mars halftime Super Bowl performance was easily one of the
best halftime music performances in Super Bowl history. Beginning
with his drum solo which was done to perfection, Bruno Mars
absolutely owned the show. Add this to the list of accomplishments
for the rising star and it's no wonder he's one of the biggest acts
in the world today.
Bruno Mars - Peter Hernandez (born October 8, 1985 in Waikiki,
Hawaii), better known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is a
Filipino-Puerto Rican American singer-songwriter, producer and
multi-instrumentalist signed to Atlantic Records. He is most well
known for his hit Just The Way You Are, which went #1 in 9 countries
in 2010. He is also known for singing/co-writing the hooks for the #1
hit Nothin’ On You by B.o.B, and Billionaire by Travie McCoy;
he also co-wrote the international hits Right Round by Flo Rida and
Wavin’ Flag by K’naan.