LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 12: Bruno Mars performs onstage during The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for NARAS)

Bruno Mars has donated $1 million to those affected by the Flint water crisis.
More than 100,000 residents of the Michigan city are thought to have been exposed to water with high levels of lead. The crisis was first identified in 2014, after Flint’s drinking water was switched from Detroit water to the Flint River.
Mars was performing Saturday night at the Palace of Auburn Hills in suburban Detroit when he announced the donation to the crowd. He said it was for “our brothers and sisters in Flint, Michigan,” to provide aid in the continuing aftermath of the crisis.
Funds from the sold-out concert were sent to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, which aims to help with immediate issues stemming from the crisis as well as the future needs of children who had been exposed to lead in the city’s water supplies.
As Billboard reports, Mars also issued a statement in which he …
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