The Smeezingtons

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The Smeezingtons
OriginLos Angeles, California, United States
Genres
Occupation(s)
InstrumentsVocals, drums, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass guitar, piano, electric piano, organ
Years active2009-2015
Labels
MembersBruno Mars
Philip Lawrence
Ari Levine

The Smeezingtons were an American songwriting and record production trio. Its members were Bruno Mars (born 1985), Philip Lawrence, and Ari Levine. The group was formed in 2009 and disbanded in 2015.

Awards and nominations[change | change source]

ASCAP Pop Music Awards[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2011 Ari Levine Songwriter Won [1]

ASCAP's Rhythm and Soul Music Awards[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2011 "Nothin' On You" (with B.o.B) Top Rap Song Won [2]

Billboard[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2013 The Smeezingtons Top 10 Producers in Music 4th [3]
Bruno Mars Hot 100 Songwriters 6th [4]
Philip Lawrence 7th
Ari Levine 8th

Grammy Awards[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2011 "Just The Way You Are" Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Won [5]
The Smeezingtons Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Nominated [6]
"Nothin' on You" Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Nominated
Best Rap Song Nominated
Record of the Year Nominated
"Fuck You" Nominated
Song of the Year Nominated
2012 "Grenade" Nominated [7]
Record of the Year Nominated
Best Pop Solo Performance Nominated
Doo-Wops & Hooligans Album of the Year Nominated
Best Pop Vocal Album Nominated
The Smeezingtons Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Nominated
2013 "Young, Wild & Free" Best Rap Song Nominated [8]
2014 "Locked Out of Heaven" Record of the Year Nominated [9]
Song of the Year Nominated
"When I Was Your Man" Best Pop Solo Performance Nominated
Unorthodox Jukebox Best Pop Vocal Album Won
2017 25 Album of the Year Won [10]

Music Week[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2010 The Smeezingtons Biggest Songwriters of the Year Won [11]

The Hollywood Reporter[change | change source]

Year Nominee / work Award Result Ref.
2013 The Smeezingtons Top Hitmakers 5th

References[change | change source]

  1. "ASCAP Celebrates the Songwriters Behind Pop Music's Biggest Hits at Annual Awards Ceremony in Hollywood". Ascap. April 27, 2011. Retrieved October 12, 2013.
  2. "Sean "Diddy" Combs, Dr. Dre, Drake, Mary Mary and Other Top Names in Music Attend ASCAP's Rhythm & Soul Music Awards". American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. June 24, 2011. Retrieved September 25, 2013.
  3. Billboard Staff (October 21, 2013). "Sound Selectors: The Top 10 Producers in Music". Billboard. Retrieved October 22, 2013.
  4. "Hot 100 Songwriters". Billboard. January 2, 2013. Retrieved December 31, 2013.
  5. "Grammy awards 2011: list of winners". The Guardiam. February 14, 2011. Retrieved May 5, 2013.
  6. "Final Nominations List: 53rd Grammy Awards" (PDF). Naras. National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. 2010. Retrieved December 2, 2010.
  7. "Grammy Awards 2012: Winners and nominees list". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on February 16, 2012. Retrieved June 30, 2013.
  8. "Grammys 2013: Complete list of nominees and winners". Los Angeles Times. February 10, 2013. Retrieved May 26, 2017.
  9. "Grammys 2014: The complete list of nominees and winners". Los Angeles Times. January 26, 2014. Retrieved June 30, 2016.
  10. Billboard Staff (February 12, 2017). "Grammy Awards 2017: See the Full Winners List". Billboard. Retrieved February 15, 2017.
  11. Copsey, Robert (January 18, 2011). "Bruno Mars named best songwriter of 2010". Digital Spy. Retrieved October 22, 2013.