5 Reasons We Love Mark Wahlberg

Don't miss Mark Wahlberg tonight on 106!

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5 Reasons We Love Mark Wahlberg - Let's start with number 1: He keeps it in the family. He owns a burger joint in Massachusetts named Wahlburgers. Great play on his name! (Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for HFPA)

Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch - In March 2013, Mark Wahlberg, the actor formerly known as rapper Marky Mark, reportedly told a U.K. magazine that he and the Funky Bunch "might" get the group back together. Soon after, two of the Bunch's former members ? Terry Yancey (aka DJ T) and Hector Barros (aka ?The Booty Inspector?) ? said they're down too.(Photo: Barry King/WireImage)

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2. He Was Once "Marky Mark" - Yes, before he was a Hollywood heartthrob, Mark Wahlberg was "Marky Mark"... a rapper. (Photo: Barry King/WireImage)

3. He's Hot  - Besides being talented, ladies swoon for Mark Wahlberg because he's incredibly handsome and in amazing shape. Just know that he has abs of steel.  (Photo: Getty Images)

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3. He's Hot - Besides being talented, ladies swoon for Mark Wahlberg because he's incredibly handsome and in amazing shape. Just know that he has abs of steel. (Photo: Getty Images)

4. Turn It Around  - Althought Mark dropped out of high school and served some time for misbehaving as a teen, he was able to clean up his act and make a lot of positives out of negative experiences in his life, including creating the hit series Entourage, which was loosely based on his life.  (Photo: Fernando Leon/PictureGroup)

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4. Turn It Around - Althought Mark dropped out of high school and served some time for misbehaving as a teen, he was able to clean up his act and make a lot of positives out of negative experiences in his life, including creating the hit series Entourage, which was loosely based on his life. (Photo: Fernando Leon/PictureGroup)

Mark Wahlberg: June 5 - This Oscar-nominated actor, who has come a long way from his days with the Funky Bunch, celebrates his 41st birthday. (Photo: Scott Kirkland/PictureGroup)

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5. He's Down - We love Mark Wahlberg because he's down with 106 and he'll be in the house tonight at 6P/5C! (Photo: Scott Kirkland/PictureGroup)