Do you like Bruno Mars? (;
Hey lions!! Do you know who Peter Gene Hernandez is!? Well, if you don’t, you’ll be surprised to know that is Bruno Mars! He is a famous singer, performer, music producer, song writer and choreographer. He was born on October 8, 1985, in Honolulu, Hawaii. He has 5 siblings which are, 2 brothers and 3 sisters. They are all very close and share a great relationship. They all have the same love for music as him. Bruno Mars started music at a very young age. When he was little his parents and family members always called him “Bruno” , from a famous wrestler named Bruno Sammartino. They called him this because he was chubby and small. Since they called him that, they used it as his stage name. Then, one day, him and his crew were messing around in the studio, and they were saying that Bruno was out of this world. Then, coming up with the last ame Mars. As He got older, he graduated from high school and started his music career. His parents were and still are very supportive about the idea of Bruno starting to be a musician. He has many fans all over the world. Just like many of the RCMS students here. I have asked 3 people who like Bruno Mars and what he does.

     STUDENT #1                       STUDENT#2                        STUDENT #3    
Amara (:                               Denise (:                                       Danny (:
     "Yes, I do like Bruno Mars       "I do like Bruno Mars because       "I like Bruno Mars because
         and my favorite song that          he's bomb and he makes good        he has good songs and my
              he wrote is, "Treasure."                     music."                               favorite song is, "It will Rain"

He started doing little gigs at smaller places for people then, as he became more known he started trying to sign with reord labels around the world. Bruno was unsuccessful with his first singing career with Motown Records. Then, he signed with another record label in Atlanta. Soon after that, Bruno became famous and well known worldwide. People started nominating him for many award events.Bruno made a song with Travie McCoy called “Billionaire”. He was a solo-artist and then formed a group that liked the same type of music as him. Mars wrote for many famous celebrity artists, such as, “Forget You” by Cee Lo Green. Bruno’s first album, “Doo-Wops & Hooligans” released in 2010. And his second one “Unorthodox Jukebox”. Most of his songs were international singles. In May 2014, Bruno was nominated at the Billboard Music Awards as top music artist. Unfortunately, Mars lost that award, but he continues to make music everyday for people all over the world to enjoy. Throughout his singing career, he won 2 Grammy Awards. His first one was on February 13, 2011. Also selling more than 11 million albums and 68 million singles worldwide. Mars is now one of the most successful solo-artists in the world. Right now, Jessica Caban is his girlfriend. She is a very popular model from New York City. This year, Bruno was ranked number one on the Forbes Magazine! Also, he landed five number one singles. The Billboard Hot 100 since his career launched in 2010. It was faster than any male singer since Elvis Presley. Bruno Mars has many musical styles such as, soul, reggae, 50’s music, and funk. I wrote about Bruno Mars because he is one of my idols and inspirations.

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