Peter Gene Hernandez professionally known as Bruno Mars is an American singer. He became recognised as an artist after the songs ‘Nothin on You’ by B.O.B and ‘Billionaire’ by Travie McCoy which were successful worldwide. We have looked back over the years and put together Bruno’s top 5 songs:
1) ‘Uptown Funk’ is at the top of the list but there’s no surprise after recently spending seven weeks at number one on the UK Singles Chart, ten weeks at the top of the US Billboard Hot 100 and topping the charts in several other countries around the world. The single was streamed 2.56 million times in a single week setting the record for the most streamed track in the UK.
2) ‘Just The Way You Are’ won a Grammy in 2011 for the best male pop performance. The son was number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 and mainstream top 40 charts. Worldwide the song was the eighth best selling digital single of 2011 with sales of 12.2 million copies. It has sold over 13.2 million copies worldwide becoming one of the best selling singles of all time.
3) ‘The Lazy Song’ reached the top of the charts in the United Kingdom and number four on the US Billboard hot 100. Worldwide it was one of the best selling digital singles of 2011 with sales of 6.5 million copies sold.
4) ‘When I was Your Man’ topped the US Billboard hot 100 and reached the top 10 in 10 different counties. The emotional piano ballad was the eighth best selling digital single of 2013 with sales of 8.3 million copies.
5) ‘Grenade’ blew up the charts reaching number one in Australia, Canada, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK and on the Billboard Hot 100. Worldwide it was the second best selling single of 2011 with sales of 10.2 million copies.