Bruno Mars is Filipinoby Boy Lopez |
I find Bruno Mars cute and unmistakably Filipino-looking, but Bruno Mars da who you would say. Who else have not heard of the song, “Nothin’ On You” by B.o.B, Bruno Mars lends his vocals to that worldwide number 1 song. Bruno Mars also co-wrote the song. Bruno Mars also lends his vocals in another hit single, “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy. Bruno Mars also co-wrote the hits “Right Round” by Flo Rida and “Wavin’ Flag” by K’naan. Bruno Mars has a Filipina mother (Bernadette “Bernie” Hernandez) and a Puerto Rican father and he grew up in Honululu, Hawaii. Bruno Mars’ real name is Peter Hernandez. Bruno Mars released his debut single, “Just the Way You Are”, from his forthcoming studio album, on July 19, 2010. It is now available for download on iTunes. Other notable international music stars with Filipino roots are Nicole Scherzinger (Pussycat Dolls), APL de ap of the Black-Eyed Peas, Arnel Pineda of Journey, Charice, among others.
Nothin’ On You Music Video