The Grammy-winning artist was asked about the controversy during a recent appearance on 'The Breakfast Club,' saying the backlash was "part of the gig."
Silk Sonic, the new band of Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak, will release a single featuring funk musician Bootsy Collins, as well as an album.
Bruno Mars is headed to the big screen. The singer has signed a deal with Disney to star in and produce a narrative feature film that will also feature original music that he will write and perform, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.Plot details are being kept under wraps, but the movie will be music-themed and will be a theatrical, narrative feature film.Mitchell Leib, president of music and soundtracks at Disney’s film group, was integral in brokering the deal between Mars and Disney.Also Read: 'Hamilton' Movie With Lin-Manuel Miranda and Original Broadway Cast Hits Theaters October 2021Disney also recently signed a massive deal to distribute the filmed, stage musical of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton,” which will feature the original Broadway cast and was performed live on stage back in 2016 during the height of the show’s Tony-winning run. That film will open in theaters in October 2021.Mars has previously lent his voice to the animated film “Rio 2,” and he’s also served as a host and musical performer on “Saturday Night Live.” He also appeared in the movie “Honeymoon in Vegas” in 1992 as a child actor. He’s won 11 Grammys, has sold 200 million singles and 26 million albums and has twice performed at the Super Bowl, both as a headliner and as a special guest alongside Coldplay and Beyoncé.Mars is represented by WME and Fletcher & Freifeld.Deadline first reported the news of the deal.Read original story Bruno Mars to Star in and Produce Music-Driven Feature Film at Disney At TheWrap
Bruno Mars is blaming one person for the new ban on his song “Versace on the Floor” in Indonesia: Ed Sheeran.
Shortly after Cardi B teased that she had a collaboration with Bruno Mars on the way, the pair dropped their joint track "Please Me," a slow R&B jam. More recently, Cardi B was scheduled to join Mars on the last leg of his 24K Magic tour but canceled over the summer after the birth of her daughter.
On "The Tonight Show," John Cena appeared on the latest edition of "Ew!" as Sara's BFF, Addison. It could be his best acting to date.
Oscar-winning actress Kathy Bates had everyone hyped on "Lip Sync Battle," where she channeled Bruno Mars and Naughty By Nature and nailed it.
Alessia Cara was awarded Best New Artist at Sunday night’s Grammys Awards, one of the top prizes of the night. But her win came with controversy. Many thought the 21-year-old singer was undeserving of the award — which she won over SZA, Khalid, Lil Uzi Vert, and Julia Michaels — because though she gained popularity in 2017, her breakout song “Here” was released in 2015. Cara, though, defended her win in an empowering Instagram message to her critics. “I didn’t log onto grammy.com and submit myself,” she wrote. ...
Performing atop the Apollo Theater's famed marquee to start his primetime CBS special, premiering Nov. 29, wasn't as easy as it looks.
“Get Out,” “Girls Trip,” “Detroit” and “Mudbound” are among top film nominees for 49th annual NAACP Image Awards.
Michelle Pfeiffer shared that it’s "little embarrassing" to hear the song "Uptown Funk" when you're mentioned in the lyrics.
Avril Lavigne has been named the most "dangerous woman" on the internet. Cybersecurity firm McAfee revealed that Avril tops the list of celebrity searches who are most likely to give your computer a virus or malware.