Bruno Mars has definitely found his groove. After a series of successful, yet sonically schizophrenic, singles the pint-sized popster has settled into a sound that he clearly really likes. From Treasure, to Uptown Funk, to 24K Magic – and now Finesse – he’s clearly making the funk work for him. But are we wrong to think that it all sounds a bit familiar?
For some inexplicable reason, some of the biggest global names in pop music appear to be ignoring the UK. While the rest of the world is getting to buy bona fide pop bangers, we Brits are being forced to wait, sometimes for months on end, before we can purchase them ourselves. What gives, guys?