The Best of Bruno Mars: An Instrumental Playlist

Looking for the best Bruno Mars instrumental tracks? Look no further than this playlist, which features some of his greatest hits without any vocals. Perfect for listening to while you work or relax.

Introduction

Instrumentals are great for many purposes. Whether you need music for a video, a game, an app, or any other purpose, there is almost certainly an instrumental out there that will fit your needs. And if you’re a fan of Bruno Mars, then you’re in luck, because there are some great Bruno Mars instrumentals out there.

In this playlist, we’ll be featuring some of the best Bruno Mars instrumentals that we could find. So if you’re looking for some great music to use for your next project, or just want to enjoy some fantastic instrumental renditions of Bruno Mars’ hits, then this is the playlist for you!

“Locked Out of Heaven”

“Locked Out of Heaven” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars from his second studio album, Unorthodx Jukebox (2012). The song was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine, while production was handled by Jeff Bhasker. It was released as the lead single from the album on October 1, 2012.

“Treasure”

“Treasure” is a song recorded by American singer and songwriter Bruno Mars for his second studio album, Unorthodox Jukebox (2012). It was released as the led single from the album on July 16, 2013. The song was written by Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine of The Smeezingtons, and produced by Emile Haynie with a horn arrangement by Jeff Bhasker. “Treasure” peaked at number five on the US Billboard Hot 100 and is certified quadruple-platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Internationally, it peaked in the top ten of several countries including Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.

The song’s lyrics speak of infatuation and love. Its composition pays tribute to 1970s funk music while presenting Mars as a retro-styled artist. “Treasure” received generally positive reviews from critics who praised its production and Compared it to works by Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and Lionel Richie. The song won multiple awards and received nominations for several others, including Record of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. It also earned Mars his first number-one single on the Mainstream Top 40 chart as a solo artist.

“Uptown Funk”

“Uptown Funk” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars from his second studio album, “Unorthodox Jukebox” (2012). The song was written by Mars, Phillip Lawrence, Jeff Bhasker and Rudy Twilight, and produced by Bhasker, Twilight and Mark Ronson. “Uptown Funk” was released as the album’s lead single on November 10, 2014. The song peaked at number one on the US “Billboard” Hot 100 and the UK Singles Chart, making it Mars’ seventh US number-one single and ninth UK number-one single. The song became the second best-selling single of 2015 worldwide, only behind Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud”.

“Marry You”

“Marry You” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars from his debut studio album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010). Written and produced by Mars, The Smeezingtons and Jeff Bhasker, the track serves as the album’s sixth single. It was released on October 18, 2010, by Elektra Records. “Marry You” is a pop and R&B love song containing instrumentation from percussion, keyboards and guitars. Critics were mixed in their reviews of the song, complimenting its production but finding its lyrical content unoriginal.

“When I Was Your Man”

“When I Was Your Man” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars from his second studio album, Unorthodox Jukebox (2012). The song was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence andAri Levine, while production was handled by Emile Haynie, Jeff Bhasker andMark Ronson. “When I Was Your Man” is a pop ballad influenced by vintage soul. The lyrics tell the story of a man regrets his past decisions in love.

“Just the Way You Are”

Bruno Mars’s first single off his debut album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans, “Just the Way You Are” is an ode to Mars’s then-girlfriend, now wife, Jessica Caban. The song was co-written by Mars, Khalil Walton and Needlz, who also produced the track. It contains a simple message: that no matter what she does or how she changes, he will always love her. The piano-driven ballad was an instant hit, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and staying there for four weeks. It was also nominated for two Grammy Awards: Song of the Year and Record of the Year.

“Grenade”

“Grenade” is a song recorded by American singer and songwriter Bruno Mars for his debut studio album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010). Columbia Records released the song as the album’s lead single on October 18, 2010. “Grenade” was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, and Brody Brown, while production was handled by The Smeezingtons. An uptempo doo-wop ballad with soul influences and lyrics about heartbreak and Grace Jones’Slave to the Rhythm served as an inspiration for the song.

Critical reception towards “Grenade” was mixed: some critics described it as one of the best tracks on Doo-Wops & Hooligans while others criticized its lyrical content. Nevertheless, the song peaked at number one in fourteen countries and was certified eleven times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). By May 2014, “Grenade” had sold 10 million copies worldwide. The music video features Mars performing in various locations such as an abandoned farm and a trotting race track.

“The Lazy Song”

Bruno Mars’ “The Lazy Song” is one of the most popular songs on the radio today. The song is about a lazy person who doesn’t want to do anything. The song is catchy and easy to sing along to. It’s also a great song to play on the guitar.

“Count on Me”

“Count on Me” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars from his debut studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010). The song was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Ari Levine, while production was handled by The Smeezingtons. “Count on Me” was released as the album’s sixth and final single in the United States on February 21, 2012. It received positive reviews from critics, who praised its uplifting lyrics and called it a “warm” track.

The song peaked at number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 and was certified quadruple-platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Internationally, “Count on Me” peaked within the top ten of several charts including Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. The track became a moderate success in Europe, peaking at number 26 on the European Hot 100 Singles chart. An accompanying music video for “Count on Me” was directed by Peter Zavadil and features personal home videos of Mars growing up in Hawaii.

“24K Magic”

“24K Magic” is a song recorded by American singer Bruno Mars from his third studio album of the same name (2016). The song was released to digital retailers on October 7, 2016, as the album’s lead single by Atlantic Records. It was co-written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Christopher Brody Brown, while production was handled by Shampoo Press & Curl. A eurodance and synth-funk track with influences of new jack swing and 1990s R&B, the song possesses a retro sound reminiscent of Mars’ previous material. Its lyrics center around fashionable luxury.

Critical reception to “24K Magic” was positive: many reviewers praised its production and composition, while others called it a return to form for Mars. Commercially, the single topped the charts in several countries including Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Portugal, Slovakia and the United States. In the US, it became Mars’ sixth number-one single on the Billboard Hot 100 and reached number one on the Mainstream Top 40 chart. The song won when it was nominated for Record of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards. It also received a nomination for Best Pop Vocal Album.”

“That’s What I Like”

“That’s What I Like” is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars for his third studio album, 24K Magic (2016). The song was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Christopher Brody Brown, while production was handled by the former two under their alias, Shampoo Press & Curl. “That’s What I Like” impacted contemporary hit radio in the United States on February 28, 2017, as the album’s fourth single.

“Finesse”

Bruno Mars has time and time again proved himself to be a master of both pop and R&B genres, with hits like “Locked Out of Heaven” and “Just the Way You Are.” His catchy hooks, combined with his skillful vocal runs have made him a household name.

But Mars’ talent doesn’t stop there- he’s also an incredible instrumentalist. As a classically trained pianist, he often infuses his pop tracks with elements of jazz and blues, giving them an extra layer of musicality.

For all you instrumental fans out there, we’ve put together a playlist of some of Bruno Mars’ best tracks sans vocals. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the smooth sounds of Bruno Mars.

“Versace on the Floor”

“Versace on the Floor” is a song by American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars, released as the second single from his third studio album, 24K Magic (2016). The song was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Christopher Brody Brown, while its production was handled by Shampoo Press & Curl. “Versace on the Floor” is a disco and R&B song with influences of funk. Lyrically, it is about a man trying to seduce a woman by taking her to a nice hotel room and asking her to dance with him.

The song received positive reviews from music critics, who praised its production and Mars’ vocals. Commercially, “Versace on the Floor” peaked at number four in New Zealand and Slovakia, and entered the top ten in Australia, Denmark, Portugal and several other countries. In the United States, it reached number 32 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song’s accompanying music video was directed byMars’ frequent collaborator Cameron Duddy and features model Jessica Caban. It consists of a one-shot sequence of Mars dancing slowly with Caban in an empty hall lit with chandeliers.

“Perm”

This song is a fan favorite off of Bruno Mars’ album “24K Magic”. It has an upbeat and fun melody that is perfect for any party. The lyrics are about being confident and feeling yourself, which is a message that everyone can get behind. The best part of this song is the horns that come in towards the end, they really make the track come alive.

“Chunky”

This song is one of Bruno Mars’ more upbeat and funky tracks, and “Chunky” is the perfect name for it! The horns and bassline are catchy and will keep you grooving all song long.

“Calling All My Lovelies”

This song is the perfect example of Bruno Mars’ genius for crafting catchy, memorable melodies. The lyrics are simple and sweet, but the way he delivers them is pure magic. His voice is so smooth and confident that it’s impossible not to be charmed by him. “Calling All My Lovelies” is the perfect pick-me-up song, guaranteed to put a smile on your face.

“Straight Up & Down”

This playlist is for all of the Bruno Mars fans who want to listen to his music without his voice. These are some of his most popular songs instrumentals.

“Straight Up & Down”
“Locked Out of Heaven”
“Treasure”
“Marry You”
“Just the Way You Are”
“When I Was Your Man”
“Count On Me”
“”The Lazy Song””

“Finesse (Remix)”

“Finesse (Remix)” is a song by American recording artist Bruno Mars, featuring guest vocals from American rapper Cardi B. It was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence and Christopher “Brody” Brown, with additional writing by Cardi B, and produced by the former three under the alias Shampoo Press & Curl. An uptempo mash-up of new jack swing and contemporary R&B, the song is heavily inspired by the work of American record producer Teddy Riley. Lyrically, “Finesse” is an ode to1990s hip hop and R&B culture, making numerous references to iconic figures such as Snoop Dogg, MC Hammer and Jodeci.

released as a single on January 4, 2018, “Finesse (Remix)” debuted at number three on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. Commercially, the song peaked within the top 10 in Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Malaysia, New Zealand, Portugal Scotland and Slovakia. The track received two nominations at the 61st Grammy Awards: Record of the Year and Best Rap Performance. The official music video for “Finesse (Remix)” was directed by Bruno Mars and features cameos from several actors and actresses who played popular African American television characters from the 1990s.

“Leave a Light On”

Bruno Mars has a way of making melodies that stay with you long after the song is over. “Leave a Light On” is one of those songs. The hauntingly beautiful melody is made even more poignant by the lyrics, which are about holding on to hope in the face of darkness.

This instrumental version of the song strips away the lyrics, leaving only the emotional core of the melody. It’s a perfect song to listen to when you need a reminder that there is still light in the world.

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