Bruno Mars Biography
|Popular Name:||Bruno Mars|
|Birth Name:||Peter Gene Hernandez|
|Birth Date:||8th October 1985|
|Birth Place:||Hawaii, USA|
|Age:||34 years old|
|Marital Status:||In A Relationship|
|Dating(Name):||Jessica Caban (2012-)|
|Profession:||Singer, Song Writer, Producer And Dancer|
|Net Worth:||$175 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2020|
Bruno Mars is a singer, choreographer, instrumentalist and songwriter. The singer who started his career as a songwriter had a gift for the business, before his rise to musical fame, almost every song Bruno composed or co-wrote became hit. Bruno Mars peaked in his song writing career when he co-wrote Flo Rida’s “Right Round”. The song attained global success and recognition as it attracted attention of other top artistes to Bruno’s gifted hands.
The public first got a taste of Bruno’s vocal prowess in Travis McCoy’s “Billionaire” a song that made female fans the world over fall in love with Bruno Mars. He maximized his “Billionaire” fame and success leading him to a very successful music career. He has released some of the most commercially successful albums in pop music with hit singles like “Grenade”, “Just The Way You Are” and a host of others which topped music charts. The multi-talented music star has also won several awards throughout his career.
Keep reading as we give you all the detail of Bruno Mars net worth 2020, biography how he rose to prominence and many more.
Bruno Mars Childhood
Bruno was born Peter Gene Hernandez in 1985. He was raised in Waikiki despite being born in Hawaii. The singer is not the only child of his parents; he has five siblings. His family has a heavy music background as his parents Peter Hernandez and Bernadette San Pedro Bayot were also singers. His family’s love for music would rubbed off on Mars and his siblings as they all interestingly pursued a career in the music industry.
Bruno graduated from Theodore Roosevelt High School (Des_Moines) in 2003 and moved out from Los Angeles in pursuit of his music career.
Bruno Mars Career
Bruno Mars first ventured into music as a songwriter with his first song “Lost” selling for $20,000. The songwriter got signed to Atlanta Records. During his time with the record label, Bruno wrote songs for Flo Rida, Sean Kingston, Brandy and a host of others. He also featured in B.O.B and Travis McCoy’s “Billionaire” which was a big hit, and won the future Grammy_Award nominee and a horde of fans partly due to his heart stopping vocals.
Bruno began his career as a solo artist in 2010 with the release of “Just The Way You Are” which was the lead single of his 2010 album “Doo-Wops & Hooligans”. The album has successfully sold more than six million copies since its release and reached the number three position on the Billboard_200 chart.
His second album “Unorthodox Jukebox” was released in 2012, and also featured in the Billboard 200 but this time at no.1. The “Unorthodox Jukebox” sold again more than six million copies worldwide. Some songs in the album that gained global success include “Treasure”, “When I Was Your Man”, “Young Girls” and “Gorilla”. Bruno’s third album in 2016 “24k Magic” featured on the Billboard 200 at no. 2. Indeed Bruno Mars net worth 2020 has been on the increase as the singer has never released any unsuccessful albums. Bruno is really a hit maker.
The gifted artiste has a lot of accolades to his name despite his relatively short time in the lime light. Bruno Mars has been nominated 263 times for awards and won 81 out of them; impressively, out of the 81 awards include five Grammys – a milestone in quite a short time.
He has also ventured into other genres of entertainment; he has featured in a few movies. Bruno lent his voice to the successful animation “Angry Birds: Rio 2” in 2014.
Age, Weight And Height
Bruno Mars is currently 34 years old, weighs 66kg and is 1.65m tall.
Bruno Mars Net Worth
Bruno Mars net worth is an estimated $175 million dollars. Most of the artiste’s wealth stem from his music career and other endeavors in the entertainment industry. Bruno made $38 million in 2013. The following year, the superstar almost doubled his earnings, taking home a whopping sum of $60 million in 2014. According to report, Bruno made $40 million from all his business endeavors in one year period (2016 and 2017).
It seems the “Grenade” crooner has a gift for doubling his earnings as he again, went on to make a total of $100 million between 2017 and 2018; this was more than double of his earning the year in the previous year. He also earned $50 million in 2019.
Bruno Mars has reportedly sold over 169 million singles globally. The superstar’s albums have on several occasions been certified platinum. Aside his singles and albums, Bruno Mars net worth has remarkably grown due to his record breaking tours, endorsement packages and personal investments. His Moonshine tour earned him about $156 million, according to reports.
The “Just The Way You Are” crooner holds the Guinness world record for emerging as the first male singer to have sold 10 million copies of three separate singles. Bruno Mars is a legend in the making and his fortune will definitely rise in the future.
Brona Mars’ siblings are also involved in the music business with his brother Eric functioning as Mars’ drummer for his band. Bruno’s sisters Presley, Tahiti and Tiara alongside Jamie, their cousin are all among the Lylas music group.
Bruno mars is currently in a relationship with Jessica caban. Mars and Caban have been dating since 2011 and they both reside in Bruno’s manor in Hollywood Hills alongside their dog, Geronimo.
Bruno Mars was groomed for the limelight. Growing up in a family of singers and song writers has afforded him the opportunity to get better at his skills on time. Bruno remains a top fixture in the music industry and would continue to do better in the nearest future. This is all there is to know so far, regarding Bruno net worth 2020, biography and journey to success.