Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars
It's been almost three years since "Uptown Funk" was released, but the song's popularity, radio on-demand requests, as well as the online streaming volumes have not decreased, after all these years.
Let’s be honest, the song's first impression was not very appealing, but after you listen to Bruno Mars in the song, you can't stop tapping your feet to the "Uptown Funk" beat.
Well, the song is a funk song as the music, lyrics and the video all say it, there are Hand-claps, choppy Nile Rodgers-esque guitar, horns, confident vocals and elastic groove.
"Uptown Funk" Hit was recorded by Mark Ronson, a British producer and American singer and songwriter Bruno Mars. The song is part of the "Uptown Special" album and was released in 2015.
It was released by the RCA records on November 10, 2014, as a lead single of the album. The two artists were assisted by Jeff Bhasker to co-write the song and co-producing the track.
After it's release, the song immediately topped all major charts in the UK and the US and other countries.
"Uptown Funk" spent seven non-consecutive weeks on the UK Singles chart at number one and 14 consecutive weeks on Billboard Hot 100 charts.
It also topped at number one on several other charts, including Canada, New Zealand, Australia, France, and Ireland.
In 2015, the song became the best-selling song of all time and the best-selling singles of 2015. It won two Grammy awards and accumulated 2.6 billion views on YouTube by August 2017.
By September 2017, it already had over 2,670,520,200 views on YouTube and is one of the most viewed videos of all time.
The song video features Ronson, Mars and other hooligans walking around the city wearing chains and brightly colored suits.
The video was released on YouTube and VEVO on November 17, 2014. Uptown funk has sold over 6.1 million copies in the US alone.