Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars

Timeline of Bruno Mars, a Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, and record producer known for his versatile musical style blending pop, R and B, funk, and soul. With his smooth vocals and energetic performances, he has become one of the best-selling music artists of all time.


October 08, 1985


Honolulu, Hawaii, Unites States


Singer-songwriter and musician


President Theodore Roosevelt High School in Honolulu, Hawaii. However, he did not pursue higher education at a college or university, as he focused on pursuing his music career from a young age.
08 October 1985

Birth of Bruno Mars

Peter Gene Hernandez, known professionally as Bruno Mars, was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a family of musicians which helped him develop a mix of musical genres at a young age.

04 October 2010

Release of 'Doo-Wops & Hooligans'

Bruno Mars released his debut studio album, 'Doo-Wops & Hooligans,' launching his career as a successful solo artist. The album featured hit singles such as 'Just The Way You Are' and 'Grenade.'

13 February 2011

First Grammy Award

Bruno Mars won his first Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for the song 'Just The Way You Are' at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards.

07 December 2012

Release of 'Unorthodox Jukebox'

Bruno Mars released his second studio album, 'Unorthodox Jukebox,' which included chart-topping hits like 'Locked Out of Heaven' and 'When I Was Your Man.'

02 February 2014

Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show Performance

Bruno Mars performed at the halftime show of Super Bowl XLVIII to critical acclaim, consolidating his status as a major live entertainer.

06 October 2016

Release of '24K Magic'

Bruno Mars' third studio album, '24K Magic,' was released, featuring influences of R&B, funk, pop, and new jack swing. The album and its title track won several Grammy Awards.

28 January 2018

Grammy Sweep with '24K Magic'

At the 60th Annual Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars won in all six categories for which he was nominated, including Album of the Year, Record of the Year, and Song of the Year.

05 March 2021

Release of 'Leave the Door Open'

Bruno Mars, alongside Anderson .Paak, formed the band Silk Sonic and released the single 'Leave the Door Open,' which later won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year and Record of the Year.

12 November 2021

Release of 'An Evening with Silk Sonic'

Silk Sonic, the collaboration between Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak, released their debut album 'An Evening with Silk Sonic,' acclaimed for its homage to the classic soul and funk sounds.

13 February 2022

Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show Appearance

Bruno Mars made a special appearance alongside Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Anderson .Paak in the halftime show of Super Bowl LVI.

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