Bruno Mars’ “That’s What I Like” Earns Grammys For Best R&B Performance, Song

Bruno Mars takes home a Grammy for his work on “That’s What I Like.”

Bruno Mars [Kai Z Feng | Atlantic Records]

Earlier this afternoon, Bruno Mars’ “24K Magic” won the Grammy for Best Engineered Album.

Moments ago, one of the album’s songs won two awards of its own.

For his work on “That’s What I Like,” Bruno Mars picked up the Grammy for Best R&B Performance.

“That’s What I Like” was also named the year’s Best R&B Song. Writers Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus & Jonathan Yip share the award.

Other performance nominees included “Get You” by Daniel Caesar featuring Kali Uchis, “Distraction” by Kehlani, “High” by Ledisi, and “The Weekend” by SZA.

Other song nominees included “First Began,” “Location,” “Supermodel,” and “Redbone.”

Written by Brian Cantor

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