Bruno Mars Celebrates His Birthday With an Ed Sheeran Serenade, a Missy Elliott Shout Out, Cupcakes

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Bruno Mars speaks onstage during the 2018 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 20, 2018 in Las Vegas.

Bruno Mars celebrated his 33rd birthday on Monday (Oct. 8) like most people would: with a serenade from Ed Sheeran and a shout-out from pal Missy Elliott.

Okay, so maybe Bruno's b-day was a bit blingier than most, but what do you expect from the Grammy-winning superstar? Case in point, Mars shared an Instagram video in which he's chilling in some Versace while wearing a golden birthday hat and eyeing a giant pile of cupcakes that spell out "BRUNO."

Oh, and as he's cutting into the treats, the camera zooms over to Sheeran, who is singing "Happy Birthday" to his pal. "Happy Birthday to you/Happy birthday to two-time-Super-Bowl-performing-Bruno/Happy birthday to you," Sheeran sings while strumming his trusty acoustic. As the camera pans out, Mars, feeling regal, cuts into his pile of sweets, hits a glass with his knife and shouts, "Again!"


Hosting a #24kmagicworldtour birthday celebration for @brunomars! --------

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The dynamic duo also performed "Thinking Out Loud" at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Monday night.

Also wishing Mars a happy b-day was Elliott, who posted a pic of the two with the caption, "Happppppppy Birrrrrrrrthday @BrunoMars such a undeniable talent & mad skills but most of all a beautiful soul much love--❤️! May you be Blessed to see MANY MORE!!!"

Mars is nominated for favorite male artist -- soul/R&B, favorite song -- soul/R&B ("Finesse"), tour of the year and collaboration of the year for his Cardi B hit "Finesse" at Tuesday night's (Oct. 9) 2018 American Music Awards.

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