BRUNO MARS DROPS NEW TRACK - VERSACE ON THE FLOOR
“VERSACE ON THE FLOOR” NOW AVAILABLE WITH PRE-ORDER OF MARS’ HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED THIRD ALBUM 24K MAGIC, DUE NOVEMBER 18TH
World-renowned singer/songwriter/producer/director/musician Bruno Mars has released “Versace On The Floor” - a brand new song from his hugely anticipated new album - 24K Magic (pronounced twenty-four karat magic), which arrives everywhere Friday, November 18th.
“Versace On The Floor” – which was produced by Bruno Mars – is available now at all DSPs and streaming services, and instantly available to anyone who pre-orders the album, 24K Magic. The track follows the recent release of Mars’ blockbuster new single, “24K Magic,” also now available at all DSPs and streaming services. The single made an impressive top 5 debut on Billboard’s “Hot 100,” entering at #5, marking Mars’ highest chart debut to date. “24K Magic” also set a record as the first song in 2016 to chart in the top 10 across three radio formats, all in the same week.
“24K Magic” is accompanied by an equally popular new music video, and with already over 90 million views, marks the most viewed music video premiere in Warner Music Group history. The clip was directed by the multiple award-winning duo of Mars and longtime collaborator Cameron Duddy.
Mars will soon kick off phase one of his global headline tour, The 24K Magic Tour, set to visit major markets in 17 countries in 2017. Mars is giving fans who pre-order the 24K Magic album via the Bruno Mars Official Store early access to tickets. For a full list of tour markets and more details, please visit http://smarturl.it/24KMagicTour. Mars' previous global trek The Moonshine Jungle World Tour sold 2 million tickets worldwide across 155 sold-out dates.
Mars – currently starring on the cover of Rolling Stone, on newsstands today – will kick off the party at the 2016 American Music Awards with a show-opening performance, airing live on November 20th. The appearance follows Mars’ recent performance on NBC’s Saturday Night Live, highlighted by “24K Magic” and the new album track, “Chunky” Mars will also perform at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, which airs on December 5th.
A multiple GRAMMY® Award winner and 20 time GRAMMY® nominee, Bruno Mars has sold over 170 million singles worldwide and over 26 million albums worldwide, affirming him one of the best-selling artists of all time. The critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer, director, musician recently dominated charts with the worldwide smash single, “Uptown Funk.” The RIAA diamond certified smash made history as the longest-leading Billboard “Hot 100” single of the 2010s, and is only the 10th single in the chart’s 57-year history to spend at least 14 weeks at #1. “Uptown Funk” has received a number of honors, among them three 2016 GRAMMY® Awards, including the coveted “Record of the Year” award. In addition, the “Uptown Funk” companion video received the 2016 MTV Video Music Award for “Best Male Video.”
Mars returned to the Super Bowl Halftime stage this past February to perform alongside Beyoncé and Coldplay. Mars’ historic 2014 performance made NFL history as the second most watched Super Bowl Halftime Show ever, earning a record-breaking total viewership of over 115.3 million, all while being the youngest artist ever to serve as the sole Super Bowl Halftime headliner. According to Billboard, Mars scored his first five “Hot 100” #1 singles faster than any male artist since Elvis Presley. As a singer, songwriter and producer, Bruno Mars has now massed an incredible catalog of 35 “Hot 100” hits to date.
November 4, 2016 12:21pm ET by Atlantic Records UK