Peter Gene Hernández, known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is a singer-songwriter and record producer who originates from Honolulu, Hawaii. He became recognized as a solo artist after lending his vocals and co-writing the hooks for the songs “Nothin’ on You” by B.o.B, and “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy. He also co-wrote the hits “Right Round” by Flo Rida featuring Ke$ha.
Sex appeal isn’t exactly an innate quality. It can be bought, taught, developed, found and… lost. Swagger and confidence is an amazing thing. If you’re able to look in the mirror and say “hey, self, you’re a beautiful, amazing person,” then that’s fabulous. And of course it’s an attractive quality in other people, but I think we can all agree that there’s a point when someone’s confidence can cross over into arrogance. And that’s annoying as hell. Continue reading →
Atlanta-based rapper Ludacris burst onto the national scene with the multiplatinum album “Word of Mouf,” which contained the hit singles “Area Codes” and “Roll Out.” He was nominated for two Grammys in 2002 — Best Rap Album and Best Rap/Song Collaboration. Continue reading →
Chris Brown is not just one of the many multi-talented, triple threats taking Hollywood by storm with his dancing, singing and acting skills. He’s perhaps the most talented of all — the epitome of superstar — and with an adorable smile to boot. With several hit albums under his belt that’s already sold millions of copies worldwide, Chris has got a lot to be smiling about. Continue reading →
Ryan Tedder is a Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter and record producer. He is best known as the front-man of the pop rock band, One Republic, though he has an independent career as songwriter and producer for various artists such as Adele, Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, Far East Movement, Adam Lambert, Jordin Sparks, Leona Lewis, Gavin DeGraw, Demi Lovato, Sebastian Ingrosso, Maroon 5, and Paul Oakenfold.Continue reading →
Whitney Houston, who ruled as pop music’s queen with a majestic voice and regal image, died Saturday.She was 48. Houston will be remembered for both her wistful, romantic ballads and her power-pop tunes, as well as a stunning performances. Beverly Hills police Lt. Mark Rosen told reporters outside the Beverly Hilton that Houston was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m. in her room on the fourth floor of the hotel. A coroner’s van left the hotel with Houston’s body in the early hours of Sunday, NBC News reported. “There were no obvious signs of any criminal intent,” Rosen said. Houston’s publicist, Kristen Foster, said the cause of death was unknown. Rosen said police received a 911 call from hotel security about Houston at 3:43 p.m. Saturday. Paramedics who were already at the hotel because of a Grammy party, unsuccessfully tried to resuscitate the singer, he said. TMZ.com reported that Houston’s body was found in the hotel room’s bathtub, but by the time emergency services arrived she had been removed so it would take an autopsy to determine the cause of death. Continue reading →
2011 is slowly coming to an end, and I thought it best if we crowned our first Crush of the Year! I’ve decided to split up the contest into three parts. The first stage of voting will feature choices from each month; January, February, March and etc. The winner of Round 1 will advance to the Semi-Finals. Check out the studs below and don’t forget to cast your votes! Continue reading →