Why Famous: Became recognized as a solo artist after lending his vocals to the songs "Nothin' on You" by B.o.B, and "Billionaire" by Travie McCoy, which were worldwide successes.
Mars has received many awards and nominations for his work as a solo artist, including two Grammy Awards.
- 2011-11-20 38th American Music Awards: Adele, Bruno Mars & Taylor Swift win
- 2013-08-25 30th MTV Video Music Awards: Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift & Bruno Mars win
- 2014-11-10 "Uptown Funk" single released by Bruno Mars (Billboard Song of the Year 2015, Grammy Record Of The Year, Grammy Song of the Year 2016)