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Mark Ronson - Uptown Funk featuring Bruno Mars (2014)
"Uptown Funk" spent 14 consecutive weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, seven non-consecutive weeks at number one on the UK Singles Chart and topped the charts in several other countries including Australia, Canada, France, Ireland and New Zealand. It became the second best-selling single of 2015 and one of the best-selling of all-time. The song won two Grammy Awards, including Record of the Year.
The music video stars Ronson, Mars and Mars' backing band the Hooligans dancing in a city street. It accumulated 2.8 billion views on YouTube as of December 2017, making it the sixth most viewed YouTube video of all time. The song had sold over twenty million equivalent units as of 2015.
It went through many different incarnations and was worked on for months. The tune almost didn't see the light of the day due to its early versions. Ronson and Mars recorded it at multiple different locations worldwide, ranging from recording studios to dressing rooms.
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