How He Became One Of The Youngest Promising Music Stars: Bruno Mars is a young American singer and songwriter who has achieved worldwide fame with his top chart singles as well as his talent. He was has received many nominations among which two for Grammy Awards and has also ranked in the Forbes top 30 under 30. Bruno Mars net worth is 90 million dollars, with just the past year of 2014 earning 60 million dollars.
Bruno Mars Net Worth - $90 Million
Birth Name - Peter Gene Hernandez
Date of birth - October 8, 1985
Zodiac Sign - Libra
Birth Place - Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5′ 5″
Profession - Record producer, Singer-Songwriter, Voice Actor, Dancer, Model, Composer, Choreographer
Bruno Mars was born Peter Gene Hernandez in 1985 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was born in a family of musicians, so he naturally picked up music from an early age. His father, originally coming from New York, is of both Puerto Rican and Jewish descent while his mother is of Filipino descent.
One of six children, Bruno was exposed to music from early on, with influences coming from rock, hip hop, reggae or even R & B. His uncle was an Elvis impersonator and so was young Mars encouraged to impersonate the popular rock and roll star. His mother was a dancer, so he also received training which led to his choreographer career as well.
Bruno worked in several behind the scene jobs where he mostly wrote musical material for more popular singers. His breakthrough in music came in 2009 when he co-wrote the popular Right Round song performed by Flo Rida. He also wrote songs for Brandy as well as contributed with backup tracks for the then popular Sugababes. He also earned some money by impersonating Elvis in various scenes.
In 2010, Bruno Mars co-wrote Travie McCoy’s Billionaire hit song while also co-writing rapper B.o.B’s “Nothin’ on You”. His first album debut came in 2010 with “Doo-Wops and Hooligans”, with several of his singles earning praise while also topping the charts. He released his second album Unorthodox Jukebox in 2012 which ranked number one in the US that same year.
Mars was voted one of the most influential people in 2011 by Time magazine and he also ranked 1st in Billboard’s Artist of the year award. Mars has managed to get five number one singles which entered the Billboard Hot 100 since his career start in 2010 which is faster than anyone else since Elvis Presley. The Bruno Mars net worth is 90 million dollars and growing, considering his young age and the fact that he has a career which started less than 6 years ago.