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Bruno Mars Unveils Heart-Breaking New Ballad 'When I Was Your Man'

December 4, 2012 (3:35 am) GMT
The emotive, piano-backed single presents Mars' smooth vocals and comes as another promotional single for his upcoming 'Unorthodox Jukebox' album set for release on December 11.
Bruno Mars Unveils Heart-Breaking New Ballad 'When I Was Your Man'

In preparation for his much-awaited "" release on December 11, has unveiled another new single off the album titled "When I Was Your Man". The super emotive track presents Mars' sweet vocals over a smooth piano melody and some really heart-breaking lyrics.

In his last single "Moonshine", the 26-year-old singer evoked the sounds of . This time in "When I Was Your Man", Mars sounds like he's influenced by and . His voice projects a sincerity that only a man who has really loved and lost someone would be able to express.

In addition to Mars' moving vocals, the ballad's ear-pleasing piano chord instantly breaks people's hearts and may even bring them to tears. The lyrics are equally straight on as they describe scenarios where one reminisces after a regrettable break-up. Mars croons out lyrics like, "Our song on the radio, but it doesn't sound the same/ I should have bought you flowers and held your hand/ Should have giggled all my hours when I had the chance/ Now my baby is dancing, but she's dancing with another man."

In a tweet, Mars did not hide his excitement over the release of his new single. "Soon you guys will hear a song I wrote called 'When I Was Your Man'," wrote the singer on his Twitter account. "I've never been this nervous. Can't explain it."



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