Uptown Funk

Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, January 3, 2015 spending 6 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. The first single from Uptown Special, this exuberant track features vocals and co-writing credits by Bruno Mars and was produced by Jeff Bhasker. The song took over a half a year to complete as Ronson spent a lot of time traveling across the States as he tried to pin Mars down. This was the first US chart-topper to include the word "funk" in the title. However, a song with variations of both "funk" and "town" had reached the summit before. This was Mark Ronson's first UK #1 in the Britain. This won for Best Male Video at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards. The song was the best-selling single of 2015 in both the US and UK. This won Grammy Awards for Record Of The Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the 2016 ceremony.

Uptown Funk FAQs

Who sang Uptown Funk?

Uptown Funk was performed by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars

What year did Uptown Funk get to the UK number 1 spot?

Uptown Funk first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, January 3, 2015

How long was Uptown Funk at number 1 in the UK?

Uptown Funk spent 6 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.