Being one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time made Bruno Mars a household name. The pop superstar broke records by selling over 11 million albums and 68 million singles worldwide. The American singer, songwriter, and record producer catapulted to stardom with his super-hit singles “Just the Way You Are”, “Grenade”, and “Locked Out of Heaven.”
Being born into a family of musicians, the superstar has been musically inclined since he was a kid. He started making music at a very young age. He has been performing in his hometown since his childhood. So it didn’t come as a surprise that he grew up to be a professional musician.
Ever since Bruno Mars took the entertainment world by storm, he has been bagging music awards left and right. That includes two from Grammy Awards, seven from American Music Awards, and one from MTV Video Music Awards.
But stardom is not possible without its downsides. So it’s only inevitable that the pop superstar becomes the target of some rumors. Bruno Mars had his fair share of issues and one of these was fans questioning his sexuality. Not that his sexual preference matters, but some people assume that the Grammy awardee is gay.
Well, is he? Is Bruno Mars gay? Continue reading for the answer.
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What Made Fans Assume Bruno Mars’ Sexuality
Bruno Mars posted a picture of himself hugging Stevie Wonder on his Instagram account with the caption “Wholesome content for your timeline. Go hug somebody you love today; I love you, Stevie.” It somehow fueled the assumption that he was gay.
There were also some rumors about the singer-songwriter coming out as gay. It was posted on the US website CNN, saying that Bruno “came out” during an interview with Chicago Radio Station. Something that the pop superstar denied right away.
Bruno Mars’ Relationships
Bruno Mars is currently dating Jessica Caban, an American model, actress, and fashion designer. The couple had been together since 2011. Their relationship is private but not a secret. They just prefer to be lowkey and would rather focus on each other’s careers.
The singer-songwriter and his fiancée have been together for 11 years now. In fact, they’ve been living together in a $6.5 million mansion in Los Angeles since 2012. They don’t have kids yet, but they have a Rottweiler puppy named Geronimo.
The model and entrepreneur had been really supportive of Bruno’s career. Jessica would always attend music awards with him and Bruno would always acknowledge her in his acceptance speeches.
Is Bruno Mars Gay?
So to answer the question — Bruno Mars is not gay. He had denied the rumor himself. Not that there was any reason to doubt his sexuality, knowing that he had been in a long-term relationship with his fiancée. The couple seemed to be happy and content with each other.