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Happy Birthday, Bruno Mars!

Bruno Mars turns 32 today! Peter Gene Hernandez was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii.


Emily Treadgold


Peter Gene Hernandez was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. He began making music at a young age and performed throughout his childhood.

In 2009, he was featured on the singles "Nothin' on You" by B.o.B and "Billionaire" by Travie McCoy, which led him to be recognized as a solo artist. His debut studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans included singles "Just the Way You Are" and "Grenade". His second album Unorthodox Jukebox featured songs like "Locked Out of Heaven" and "When I Was Your Man" and "Treasure".

His third studio album, 24K Magic yielded the successful singles "24K Magic" and "That's What I Like". To date, he has sold over 130 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time.

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