Bruno Mars unleashes a funky and nostalgic music video for his Cardi B-featured remix, "Finesse." The colorful clip draws inspiration from the classic TV series 'In Living Color' as Mars and Cardi don 90s ensembles as they erect scenes from the sketch comedy show, which was starred by Keenen and Damon Wayans. Cardi leads the visual with an introduction of paint swiping much [Read More]
A rap group is suing Bruno Mars and producer/songwriter Mark Ronson, claiming they jacked one of their songs for their mega-hit "Uptown Funk." The Sequence released a record titled "Funk You Up" in 1979, and now the band members have taken legal action, alleging that Mars and Ronson's "Uptown Funk" has "significant and substantially similar compositional elements" to their song. [Read More]
Hip-Hop leads the pack for the upcoming 60th annual Grammy Awards, but R&B is close behind. 21-time winner Jay-Z leads all nominations with eight followed by Kendrick Lamar (7), Childish Gambino (5), and producer No I.D. (5). As for R&B/Soul music, Bruno Mars leads the pack with six nominations, followed by Khalid and SZA, whom both earn five nods. This [Read More]
The 2017 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET and hosted by Erykah Badu, aired last night (Nov. 26) on BET and BET HER. Bruno Mars led the night’s winners dominating in top categories including Best R&B/Soul Male Artist, Video of the Year, Album/Mixtape of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Dance Performance. SZA ensued with two awards -- [Read More]
People will try to make a come up off anything! A photographer is suing music superstar Bruno Mars over a photo she snapped of him when he was a preschooler while impersonating Elvis Presley. Catherine McGann says she snapped the 1989 picture of Bruno and claims she owns the copyright of the shot. In documents obtained by TMZ, McGann claims [Read More]
The nominations have been announced for the 49th NAACP Image Awards, and in the music category, several R&B stars are front-runners. R&B/Soul veteran Mary J. Blige and Hip Hop mogul Jay-Z lead all nominations with five nods each. Bruno Mars, SZA, and Kendrick Lamar follow closely with four each while Charlie Wilson and Ledisi both secure three nominations. The One-Hour [Read More]
AMAs RECAP: Bruno Mars Wins Big, Jamie Foxx Honors First Responders, Christina Aguilera Sours (Full Winners List)
Bruno Mars was the main event at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (Nov 19th) and he wasn't in attendance. The music superstar won seven awards including Artist of the Year, Video of the Year (That's What I Like), Favorite Pop/Rock Album (24K Magic), Favorite Pop/Rock Male Aritst, Favorite Soul/R&B Album (24K Magic), Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist, and Favorite [Read More]
This year's most nominated artist goes to Solange, who secured seven total nods including Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, and the highly coveted Video of the Year and Song of the Year for the hit single "Cranes in the Sky."
International superstar Bruno Mars and his record label Atlantic Records has partnered with CBS to premiere his first primetime television special, 'Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at The Apollo,' on Wednesday, Nov. 29
Bellinger keeps the essence of the original, but puts his spin on it with smooth vocals and new lyrics, even interjecting a Mint Condition reference...