NEW SINGLE MARKS MARS’ FIRST #1 ON BILLBOARD’S “HOT R&B SONGS” CHART AND 14TH TOP 10 BILLBOARD HOT 100 SMASH
CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED ALBUM24K MAGIC RIAA CERTIFIED PLATINUM
MARS TO RECEIVE IHEARTRADIO INNOVATOR AWARD
AND SET TO PERFORM AT IHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS
Watch “THAT’S WHAT I LIKE” here:
Multiple GRAMMY® Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer/director/musician Bruno Mars has unveiled the highly anticipated companion video to his blockbuster new single “That’s What I Like.” Directed by Bruno Mars and Jonathan Lia, the clip blends his skillful choreography with truly eye-popping animation. “That’s What I Like” is streaming now at the official Bruno MarsYouTube channel.
“That’s What I Like” marks Mars’ second Top 5 Billboard Hot 100 single from the now RIAA certified platinum album, 24K Magic. The smash record also marks Mars’ first #1 single on the Billboard Hot R&B Songs chart and his 14th Top 10 Billboard Hot 100 to date.
Mars’ critically-acclaimed album 24K Magichas officially been certified platinum by the RIAA. The album entered the “Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums” chart at #1 upon its arrival and also marked Mars’ highest selling first week.24K Magic has remained among the Top 10 on the Soundscan/Billboard 200 since its November release.
Mars recently performed “That’s What I Like” as part of two show-stopping appearances on the 59th Annual GRAMMY® Awards, earning him praise from Billboard as “one of pop’s finest showmen.” In addition, his performance of the single at last week’s BRIT Awards led to the week’s biggest sales boost to any artist appearing at the annual event.Mars will both perform and be honored at the 2017 iHeartRadio Awards where he will receive the coveted Innovator Award, set to air Sunday, March 5th at 8PM ET/5PM PT via TBS, TNT, and truTV (check local listings).
Meanwhile, Mars is currently poised to embark a massive global headline tour. Produced by Live Nation, the “24K Magic World Tour” sold over 1 million tickets in a single day. The North American leg of the tour kicks off July 15th at Las Vegas, NV’s T-Mobile Arena and then visits over 45 cities in the U.S. and Canada before culminating in early November with an eagerly awaited four-night stand at Los Angeles, CA’s The Forum. For complete details and ticket information, please see the 24K Magic Tour official homepage.