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Born in 1985, Bruno Mars is one of music's bright young stars, known for his chart-topping production on tracks like 'Billionaire' by Travie McCoy, 'Right Round' by Flo Rida featuring Ke$ha and 'Wavin Flag' by K'Naan. Not only does Mars produce, but he's also known for lending his vocals and co-writing the hooks B.o.B's 'Nohin' On You' and his own international No. 1 single, 'Just the Way You Are.'
Born and raised in the Waikiki neighborhood of Honolulu, Hawaii, Bruno Mars was one of six children and came from a musical family. A background of reggae, rock, hip-hop, and R&B has given him a step up in the production game, and he's showing no signs of slowing down. As for his real name? Bruno Mars was born Peter Gene Hernandez.
Watch Bruno Mars' 'The Other Side' video after the jump.