Bruno Mars at the 2013 Logie Awards
Bruno Mars Mother Dies of Brain Aneurysm
By Samantha Leal | 06/02/2013 - 12:15

Bernadette Hernandez, mother to Bruno Mars, passed away Saturday due to a brain aneurysm, according to the Associated Press. She was only 55. 

Bernadette, a hula dancer and singer from the Philippines, inspired Bruno's love of music. A publicist for Mars' label, Atlantic Records, told the Associated Press that Hernandez passed away in Honolulu, Hawaii at Queens Medical Center. 


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