Bruno Mars is Billboard’s Top Artist of 2013

Posted Friday December 13, 2013 12:50 PM GMT

With so many musicians looking for notoriety this year, it’s nice to see the Bruno Mars is getting his due respect.

The “Gorilla” singer was named the top overall artist of 2013 by Billboard, and he’s thrilled about the news.

Bruno told press, “It’s flattering. It’s just an honor. I’m proud to be a part of this whole team that I have.”

Mr. Mars scored four Grammy Awards and landed at #1 with his hit single “Locked Out of Heaven,” all the while selling tickets like crazy for his Moonshine Jungle World Tour.

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