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My son, who's in a pop-punk band, must have an eye for talent because he also introduced me to Jason Mraz and The Fray before both were really well known.
Bruno Mars & the Hooligans 2012 Grammy Performance
Do yourself a favor, watch the video below! It was a magnificent performance. This performance sealed the deal for me!
After the Grammys, I went on a search to listen to other performances of the song; Britain's The X Factor, 'La Maroquinerie in Paris, The Jungle Tour, The Today Show and many more! Their performance on The X Factor has a severely respectable 4.7 million views and it's great! However, I really enjoyed the Paris performance of Runaway (there's a bit of 'language' in the beginning). It's more of an intimate setting making you feel like you're crashing a private party!
Here's the Paris Performance!
(Warning: Language in this Video)
Bruno Mars is the Best all Around Entertainer Since Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson!
He's the total package; wicked fierce talent, charismatic sex appeal, and can he dance! He also has deep demographic reach. He's a multi-generational talent and although the younger generation may not appreciate the value of being able to attract all ages, it's a rare thing. It's one of the first signs that a star has the gift of 'staying power'.
A little about The Song Runaway by Bruno Mars and the Hooligans
You'll find the song Runaway on the studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans. It was released on October 4, 2010. The doo-wop sound of the album was chosen to appeal to a broad range of listeners from both genders. The album charted all over the world! If you remember the song, 'Just the Way You Are'..well it was the lead single and it stood number 1 for four weeks on the Billboard Hot 100. This album features numerous hit songs; Grenade, Just the Way You Are, Runaway Baby and Marry You - every song on this album is a hit.
By Barbara Tremblay Cipak
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