Bruno Mars: Biography and Origins
Born October 8th, 1985 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Bruno Mars was surrounded by music when he was a child. In fact, he became known as the youngest Elvis Presley impersonator in the state. After moving to California, he formed The Smeezingtons and the team produced and wrote hit songs for other acts. He then began pursuing a solo career and quickly found success with his first single "Just the Way You Are." Since then, it's been hit after hit for Mars, who continues to produce and work with different musicians as well. In this WatchMojo.com video, we take a look at the musical origins of Bruno Mars.