Biography of Silk Sonic, Facts, Real Names, Age, Net worth, Awards, Family, Relationships

In 2017, the R&B superduo Silk Sonic was formed by Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak “as a joke the two friends hatched on the road.”

In 2021, Bruno Mars announced that he and .Paak had formed a band and would be releasing an album shortly. The said album is An Evening With Silk Sonic, released on November 12, 2021.

Prior to the formation of Silk Sonic, Mars and .Paak began their musical collaboration in 2017 with the former as the opening act of the European leg of Bruno Mars’ 24k Magic World Tour.

On the 5th of March 2021, the band released Leave the Door Open, the lead single of their debut album.

With their performances at the 63rd Annual Grammy Award, 2021 iHeartRadio Music Award, BET Awards 2021, and the American Awards of 2021, and the timely release and teasing of songs from their debut album, the duo stamped their essence in the sands of time.

Silk Sonic Accolades/Awards

All things considered the band’s music earned them awards such as a BET Award, two MTV awards, an American Music Awards, three Soul Train Music Awards, a Brit Awards, three iHeartRadio Music Awards, four Grammy Awards, and a Billboard Music Award.

Silk Sonic: Other Facts

Bruno Mars, one half of the Silk Sonic, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, musician, dancer, and music video director. He has a band, the Hooligans, who have aided his musical journey and most iconic performances.

Mars was born in October 8, 1985. And his real name is Peter Gene Hernandez.

He has released three albums and amassed countless accolades including four Guiness World Records.

Anderson .Paak on the other hand is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and drummer like Bruno Mars.

The 36-year-old .Paak has four personal albums and two collaborative albums under his belt. He has also won several award including three BET and five Grammy awards.