In February, Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak announced that they would be joining forces to form a new band, Silk Sonic.
In an interview with Rolling StoneMars explained that he would like to put out more songs and let each one breathe before they drop the entire project, which was also done in collaboration with legendary funk musician Bootsy Collins. “I don’t want to be seen excessively,” Mars said. “We’re really in touch-up mode now. We have the bones from most of the album, so it’s really about tweaking the parts that need a little more … Grease.”
This is Mars and .Paak’s first official collaboration, although they previously toured together when .Paak was Mars’s opening act. 24K magic World Tour in 2017. “We locked ourselves in and made an album”, Mars previously wrote on Instagram. Well, it looks like we’ll have to wait a bit longer for the album to arrive, so until then, we’ll be listening. his latest single “Skate“in loop.