Bruno Mars Fans Want to Know if He is Straight or Gay?
Fans of Bruno Mars love his music, his choreography and his unique sound. They want to know everything about him – including his ethnic background, his childhood and specifics about how he got the unusual name, “Bruno Mars”. Some fans, going on gossip and rumor, also who want to know if Bruno Mars is straight or gay.
What follows is a brief overview of the talented singer and performer, Bruno Mars. We will explore his past and examine important areas of time for this vocalist and allow you the opportunity vote in our poll and discuss this one of a kind celebrity singer and song writer. We will let you decide if you think Bruno Mars is straight or gay.
Bruno Mars Gay-Ta-File
- Born October 8, 1985
- Place of Birth: Honolulu Hawaii
- Sign: Libra
Celebrity Type: Vocalist/Musician
Sexual Orientation: Identifies as Straight
You pick up some fans and a handful of haters along the way. – brainyquate.com
Wikipedia Bio Snippet for Bruno Mars
Peter Gene Hernandez (born October 8, 1985), known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, actor and choreographer. Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, by a family of musicians, Mars began making music at a young age and performed in various musical venues in his hometown throughout his childhood. He graduated from high school and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a musical career. Mars produced songs for other artists, co-founding production team The Smeezingtons. – Wikipedia
Background on Bruno Mars
Beginning with onstage performances at the age of four, Hawaiian born Mars has enjoyed a rapid ascent towards stardom after signing with Atlantic Records in 2009. In 2010, his skills as a featured song writer, and producer made the mega-hits “Billionaire” by McCoy and “B.o.B’s “Nothin’ On You” massive chart-toppers. Continuing with a streak of winners, he would later churn out worldwide blockbusters, including Just the Way You Are, Grenade, The Lazy Song, Locked Out of Heaven, When I was Your Man and Treasure.
Bruno Mars Ethnic Background
Bruno Mars has a multi-racial background, which affords him plenty of good looks. According to the published reports, his father is half Puerto Rican and half Jewish/European [Ukrainian and Hungarian] (Huffington Post). His mother is Filipino with some Spanish mixed in, as reported by Huffington Post.
According to an interview he have to GQ in 2013, when Mars was a baby, people often thought he looked like the famous wrestler, Bruno Sammartino. The name “Bruno” would stick with him throughout his youth.
What May Fuel Straight or Gay Rumors on Bruno Mars
One of the main reasons there have been gay rumors on Bruno Mars can be traced to an alleged CNN iReport came out in 2012 claiming Bruno Mars had “outted” himself (Fenuxe, 2013). Some online blogs started carrying the story almost immediately, such as NewNowNext. Most of the blogs also reported that the story appeared to be false, as reported by Gossip Cop.
It is important to note here that while Bruno Mar’s handlers did move swiftly to put down the alleged self-outing however, the pink train had already left the station and began to make its gossip stops with fans. It does not take much for gay rumors to start, as outlined in the 10 Reasons of what causes gay rumors on celebrities.
Super Bowl Rumor
There would also be the false report that Bruno Mars was to officiate a gay wedding at the 2014 half-time show at the Super Bowl as posted by the Adobo Chronicles. This particularly rumor spread quickly, particularly among conservative blogs where posters expressed outrage. The problem of course is that it appears this bit of gossip was made up of whole cloth. What appears to have happened here is that some fans were confusing news about Queen Latifah with Mars.
To make a long story short, Latifah had played a key role in Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ production number/mass wedding ceremony at the 2014 Grammy Awards, as reported by USA Today. Some people speculated that she was going to be involved with doing something similar at the Super Bowl half-time show. As the Internet rumor made its rounds, the story somehow morphed into Bruno Mars conducting the weddings.
As we can see, gay related gossip travels fast and is often completely fabricated.
Gay or Straight Comments
Bruno Mars is an extremely gifted and talented musician. His songs are known worldwide and his unique look gives fans something to rave about. He has been the subject of rumors before, including false reports that the singer/musician had died as part of an Internet Hoax (Traveler’s Today, 2012).
But not everything is a total rumor when it comes to Bruno Mars. In 2010, he had his slate wiped clean by a Las Vegas judge after getting busted using cocaine and making a guilty plea, according to e-online in 2010 and e-online 2012 respectively.
This Grammy award winning musician appears to have a strong history with women and many of his songs speak to speak of his attraction to the ladies. The Bruno Mars straight or gay question still however appears to be on the minds of some fans and observers. Not an unusual question for celebrities who are as popular as Mars.
And so just for fun, we will ask the following.