Bruno Mars

NEW YORK | Bruno Mars to provide Thanksgiving meals for 24K in Hawaii

NEW YORK— Bruno Mars will mark the end of his massive “24K Magic World Tour” by providing meals to 24,000 Hawaii residents in need for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Hawaiian-born singer announced Sunday he has donated money for the food to the Salvation Army’s Hawaiian and Pacific Islands Division, which hosts an annual Thanksgiving meal … Continue reading NEW YORK | Bruno Mars to provide Thanksgiving meals for 24K in Hawaii

NEW YORK | NOT REAL NEWS: Bruno Mars not playing Prince in new movie

NEW YORK  — A representative for Bruno Mars says a report claiming he will portray Prince in a new movie is “100 percent false.” The Daily Mirror, a British tabloid, published a story over the weekend saying that Mars was “being lined up to play Prince” in a biopic to air on Netflix. The story … Continue reading NEW YORK | NOT REAL NEWS: Bruno Mars not playing Prince in new movie

AMSTERDAM | 1 dead, 3 injured in van crash at end of Dutch pop festival

AMSTERDAM (AP) — A van has run into a small group of pop fans at a festival in the Netherlands, killing one and injuring three, before fleeing the scene. Police in the province of Limburg say that authorities are still looking for the white van, hours after Monday’s pre-dawn crash near a camping site close … Continue reading AMSTERDAM | 1 dead, 3 injured in van crash at end of Dutch pop festival

Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

NEW YORK/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Just under 20 million people watched Bruno Mars‘ big night at the Grammy Awards, a steep decline from the 26.1 million viewers who tuned in to music’s biggest night a year earlier. The Nielsen company said the 19.8 million estimated viewers represented a 24 percent decline from 2017, and the awards … Continue reading Sharp drop in ratings for Grammy Awards this year

Bruno Mars wins Grammy for record and song of the year

NEW YORK/January 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Bruno Mars’ “24K Magic” is giving the singer a solid gold night at the Grammys: He’s won five of the six awards he’s nominated for, and is still up for album of the year. Mars won two of three biggest awards Sunday — record of the year for “24K … Continue reading Bruno Mars wins Grammy for record and song of the year

After Adele’s album of the year win, Grammys change its tune

NEW YORK/January 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Though Adele’s win for album of the year at last year’s Grammys was not a complete surprise, it marked another loss for Beyonce in the show’s major category. The Recording Academy was heavily criticized for not rewarding “Lemonade,” an album that moved the needle and dominated pop culture in different ways … Continue reading After Adele’s album of the year win, Grammys change its tune

Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Luis Fonsi, SZA to perform at Grammys

NEW YORK/January 10, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Bruno Mars and Cardi B, who recently collaborated on the upbeat song “Finesse,” will perform together at the Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that “Despacito” hit makers Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, SZA and Kesha will also take the stage at the Jan. 28 show at New York’s Madison … Continue reading Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Luis Fonsi, SZA to perform at Grammys